Leg Assemblies

To complete the basic stand, two C-shaped leg assemblies are made, see Fig. 4

mortises. Before the arms and feet (I) can be glued together, recesses are cut on the inside faces to form mortises. (For more on this, see page 12.) After the recesses are cut, glue the pieces together to form the two arms and feet.

angle cut. To complete the arms and feet, cut a taper off the top edge of the feet and the bottom edge of the arms. To do this, I used a shopmade taper jig, see Fig. 5. (Also see Shop Notes, page 23.)

  1. Next, glue up the pieces for the uprights (J), and cut tenons on the ends to fit the mortises.
  2. Now glue the uprights into the arms and feet. When the glue dries, use a round-over bit to round over the inside edge of the upright and the inside top edge of the foot. (Rout these edges now. You can't get a router in there after the printer stand is assembled.)

FIGURE 2

Woodworking Tools and Installation Tips

Woodworking Tools and Installation Tips

There are a lot of things that either needs to be repaired, or put together when youre a homeowner. If youre a new homeowner, and have just gotten out of apartment style living, you might want to take this list with you to the hardware store. From remolding jobs to putting together furniture you can use these 5 power tools to get your stuff together. Dont forget too that youll need a few extra tools for other jobs around the house.

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