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  • Shane Dennehey

    Clamps for when you're in a pinch

    Pinch Dogs Pinch dogs are handy to keep around for shapes that are too awkward to clamp. They're also great for securing tabletops or other surface pieces together that you intend to cut the ends off after glue-up. Here's a video of them in action while I'm making stars. Start at the 1:00 minut... View Post
  • Shane Dennehey

    Mark With Precision

    I met with DDC customer, Shawn last week and he gave me a great idea to pass on to you, especially to those of you who are currently building Resurrection Crosses.  The Incra Marking Rule paired with a .05 mechanical pencil is a great aide to help you mark with accuracy as you lay out all of thos... View Post
  • Shane Dennehey

    How To Cut Thin Strips on The Table Saw Safely

    Many of you have asked for ways to cut thin strips on the table saw safely, like the 1/4-inch rips needed to make Layered Crosses. I've always relied heavily on push sticks to keep my hands away from the blade, but I recently came across another method that works great when ripping short pieces.I... View Post

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