Expert advice from start to finish When you build your own cabinets you're not just saving money. You also can improve upon the materials and construction used in factory-made cabinets, and get exactly the sizes you want. And with the techniques that Udo Schimdt demonstrates and explains, you can incorporate custom details in your cabinets to make them even more distinctive. Arched doors, custom cornice treatments, oversize pantry cabinets, and solid wood end panels are just a few of the options to consider. If you're comfortable using a router, tablesaw, and drill, this book will show you how to build beautiful cabinets in your own workshop. What's inside: Designing custom cabinetry to suit your space and budget Building drawers and doors in a variety of different styles Installing Euro-style concealed hinges and drawer slides Improving storage and convenience with special hardware and accessories Selecting and installing a wide range of countertops About the author: Udo Schmidt apprenticed with a master cabinetmaker in Germany before moving to the United States over 20 years ago. Today he combines Old World craftmanship with time-saving tools and techniques. He lives and works in North Carolina. Softcover, 9-1/4 x 10-7/8 in., 176 pages, with color photos and drawings Published 2003, ISBN 1-56158-470-3, # 070614
With two joinery bits for basic dados and rabbets, plus three bearing-guided edge profiling bits, this five-piece router bit set will cover the bases for both solid structure and visual embellishment. All bits have 1/2" shanks to reduce chatter and provide maximum performance. A convenient storage box is included to organize the bits and protect the cutting edges. Includes five carbide-tipped bits:Rabbeting bit with four bearings (#91595) for 1/2", 7/16", 3/8" and 5/16" x 1/2" rabbets3/4" dia. x 1" long straight bit, 2-fluted (#90638)3/8" radius x 5/8" high roundover bit (#29083)45° x 1/2" high chamfer bit (#91551)5/32" radius x 15/32" high Roman ogee bit (#91628)
Bring machine shop accuracy to your workshop! Align, measure, calibrate and tunea variety of tools including routers, shapers, jointers, planers, drill presses, fences andmore. 1-2-3 block is made of hardened tool steel and ground to 0.0002" for ultraprecision. Dial indicator has 1" travel with 0.001" accuracy. Includes a round tip for useon flat surfaces and a 3/8" diameter flat tip for use on round and sharp surfaces suchas jointer knives. Indicator carriage assembly slides smoothly along the entire block andis secured in position with a lock screw.Two rare earth magnets hold the dial indicator to the carriage assembly.
Featherboards can be used with the fence or on the router table and can be flipped for operations in either direction. The durable polymer retains its flex memory and will not mar your workpiece. The exclusive built-in setup feather makes setting the tension fast, easy, and repeatable. Slides quickly into 1/4" T-tracks.Featured on all Bench Dog Tools fences, as well as most Rockler fences.Sold as a pair.Optional Miter Slot Adapter (27603, sold separately) allows you to secure Feather-Loc to any 3/8" x 3/4" miter slot.