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Modern router bits with carbide cutters and guide bearings make forming wood edges almost foolproof. But there are a few tips and tricks that'll simplify the job and give you the best results.

Modern router bits with carbide cutters and guide bearings make forming wood edges almost foolproof. But there are a few tips and tricks that'll simplify the job and give you the best results.

AW Extra 7/5/12 - Tips for Building Cabinets with Pocket-Hole Joinery - Popular Woodworking Magazine

AW Extra 7/5/12 - Tips for Building Cabinets with Pocket-Hole Joinery - Popular Woodworking Magazine

For fast and accurate dadoes, this jig is hard to beat. The trick is to run the router against one guide, then back against the other. This allows you to use a 1/2-in. bit, for example, to cut a dado that's 13/16-in. wide or less, to get a perfect fit with plywood. Because the dado is cut in the end of the jig, you can simply line up the jig …

For fast and accurate dadoes, this jig is hard to beat. The trick is to run the router against one guide, then back against the other. This allows you to use a 1/2-in. bit, for example, to cut a dado that's 13/16-in. wide or less, to get a perfect fit with plywood. Because the dado is cut in the end of the jig, you can simply line up the jig …

Love the idea of the crown molding jig and also the easy to build miter saw workstation. Too many times I've been searching for scrap wood to build up a pile to support longer pieces on the ends. Not very accurate.

Love the idea of the crown molding jig and also the easy to build miter saw workstation. Too many times I've been searching for scrap wood to build up a pile to support longer pieces on the ends. Not very accurate.

So you've got a router but which bits should you buy? Learn more about the different profiles of router bits and how to pick the right one for your woodworking project.

So you've got a router but which bits should you buy? Learn more about the different profiles of router bits and how to pick the right one for your woodworking project.