545 – Follow Our Advice or Else

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It’s show #545. On today’s show, we’re talking about about cutting an angled mortise, what to do with the boule cap and using massive slabs for a workbench.

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What’s On the Bench

  • Marc made a big ass-embly table with chunky faux legs.
  • Shannon building a Shaker table in a group build format in The Hand Tool School.
  • Matt built a welding table while he waits for moulder knives.


  • Jason appreciates our credibility and says everytime he tries something against our recommendations, things go wrong.

Listener Questions

  • Chris has questions about cutting angled mortises for a table and the best way to cut them.
  • Robert has an entire boule of Walnut and the cap is nearly 3″ thick and wants to know the best way to use it.
  • Matt has a line on a deal for large Ash timbers and wonders what he should be wary about before he buys them.

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