Part 22

Fitting the Drawer Dovetails

Let get this drawer assembled!

Lesson Objectives

In this video, I show you how to cut the sockets for the lapped dovetails as well as the sockets for the rather complicated through dovetails on the back of the drawer.

Previous Lesson

Cutting the Drawer Tails

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Fitting the Drawer Base

Supporting Material

Click the images below to see supporting material helping you with this part of the project.

This video breaks down the entire process of cutting a lapped dovetail into minute steps. Perfect for those who need further clarification on this video.

This lesson will teach you the entire process of cutting a through dovetail from start to finish. (Back of the Drawer)

The Dovetail Box Project

Looking for an easy project that eases you into the world of fine woodworking? Look no further than this simple step by step project that teaches you how to make a beautiful dovetailed box.

Have you got the plans yet?

Package includes working drawings, a cutting list, and a 3d SketchUp model!

The Student Series

Want to see another beginner make this project before you? It’s a great way to scope out any mistakes before you make one yourself!

To Be Filmed

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