Category: Tips

How to Shape and Install Greene & Greene Ebony Bars

In an excerpt from the Gamble House Inspired Coffee Table I show you:

• How to build a jig to create a pillowed ebony bar
• Cut the bar to length
• My steps to sand and buff it to a shine
• How to install the bar into a matching mortise

Whiteside Fingernail Router Bit:

How To Make Greene & Greene Box Joints

I take you step-by-step to make Greene & Greene traditional looking Box Joints. First, we will build a sled for the table saw. Next, we will cut a series of blocks that will help guide our setups. To wrap things up I’ll show you how to dial in the perfect fit using some blue tape and a feeler gauge.

Tools I used in this video:
Frued Box Joint Cutter Set:
Starrett Feeler Gauges:
Incra Guaranteed Square:
Forrest Woodworker II: