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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 02-24-2010, 10:22 AM Thread Starter
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I KNOW some of you folks have made picture frames at one time or another and I seek your wisdom.
Want to make some simple frames to go in a little winter retreat. I have a new miter saw (from Harbor Freight and I will do a report on this thing) and all the tools etc. but I suspect there are little "tricks" that wise old woodworkers know.
Will you share?
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to get really tight corners 1st make sure your at a true 45deg and 2nd the blade is as true to 90 deg as you can get it.
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Some years ago, before to buy a miter saw, to avoid the 45 problem I made a frame with raised squares in the corners... but it was for a cubist painting
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