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Dovetails - Chisel or Coping Saw

don stephan
Just curious how many people chisel out the waste when making dovetails and how many remove the bulk of the waste with a coping saw. I've done it both ways and never became comfortable with the coping saw.

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Dovetails - Chisel or Coping Saw
Another Chiseler, FWIW *NM*
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Re: Dovetails - Chisel or Coping Saw *LINK*
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A book/WoodCentral idea
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sounds risky....
I've used that technique ...
A more efficient and less risky means to this end *PIC*
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Dag nab it, Bill......
Hmmm....
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Yes, poor choice of words on my part...
No, it is not more efficient.
For others to judge
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there is a secret
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Shared your concern..... *PIC*
fence unnecessay ...
So
The rest of the world hasn' t missed a discovery
The rest of the world
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A little more information to make it easier
more needless (eventually) fiddling
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Ditto...... *PIC*
do I see notches?
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good news of book should not be buried on page 9
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Jewelers saw
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Note on dozukis + fretsaw
Late edit
One pass coping
Tried both use neither
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Re: Certainty or risk.
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question
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Re: question, a matter of scale.
thank you, that was helpful *NM*
Re: and a tirade
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Chisel... never tried the saw *NM*
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Begs the question...
English dovetails
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