Every woodworker experiences the frustration of poor results from inaccurate measurements. Using precise, accurate techniques to mark and cut your material is essential, whether you’re building furniture, engaging in general carpentry or building models.
If you follow the tips below, your measurements will improve dramatically, and you will find the craft of woodworking much more enjoyable.
Use Accurately Machined Instruments
For most tasks in woodworking, cheap dollar store rulers just won’t cut it. The best tools are manufactured to extremely low tolerances and built by heavy duty machines Houston TX. These tools are accurate to a few thousandths of a millimeter, and you will immediately notice a difference in your woodworking.
Ditch the Carpenter’s Pencil
It is tempting to buy a bunch of cheap carpenter’s pencils at your local big-box store, but these are not designed to make precise markings. Carpenter’s pencils use a very thick led, which leaves …