E-LEARNING COURSE FROM FINE WOODWORKING
Dovetail Boot Camp
with Bob Van Dyke
Dovetails may be the most recognizable of all woodworking joints, but they are not easy to master. This comprehensive, four-week online course will help take the mystery out of dovetailing, teaching you pro tips and techniques that maximize efficiency and ensure strong, attractive joints that will last a lifetime.
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Master this Fundamental Woodworking Joint
What You Will Learn
Why Dovetails Work
Discover Expert Layout Tips
Build Muscle Memory
How to Cut Dovetails by Hand
When to Add a Power-Assist
Get a Perfect Fit Every Time
Tools for Cutting Dovetails
Throughout this course you'll learn what tools help yield precise dovetails and how to use them correctly. Here are the recommendations that you'll explore with your instructor.
Machines and Power Tools
Blades, Bits, and Wood
MEET YOUR INSTRUCTOR
Bob Van Dyke
Bob Van Dyke has been a woodworker for most of his life and has been teaching the craft for more than 25 years. A contributing editor to Fine Woodworking, he has written dozens of articles and appears in some of the most popular videos on FineWoodworking.com. Bob owns and runs the Connecticut Valley School of Woodworking, where his hands-on teaching approach is centered around building student mastery of hand tools, power tools, and machines. Outside of woodworking, Bob’s favorite pastime is hanging out with his four grandsons.
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