Laying out the pins

Set a cutting gauge to the stock thickness and scribe a line around the top end of each side piece to mark the shoulder line of the tails. Next, use a dovetail square to outline the pins on the same end; the wide part of the pins should be on the inside face of the stock. Start with a half-pin at each edge and add evenly spaced pins in between. To complete the marking, secure the piece in a vise and use a try square and pencil to extend the lines on the board end to the shoulder lines (above). Mark the waste sections with Xs as you go.

Notch outline

Dovetail eaw

Guide block

How To Sell Furniture

How To Sell Furniture

Types Of Furniture To Sell. There are many types of products you can sell. You just need to determine who your target market is and what specific item they want. Or you could sell a couple different ones in a package deal.

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