In order to get the hinges in, I super glued the hinge in place using a card scraper for spacing from the side of the case. Once I had the hinge outlined and marked using my marking knife, I knocked the hinge off the wood. Then I used my router, chisels and finally the router […]
I certainly like the way my dovetail sockets cleaned up. Used the card scraper to sever the fibers and the shim to pare out the bottom of the socket. Worked well for me.