Step 2: Constructing the Miter Box

Picture of Constructing the Miter Box
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Step No. 1  Measure and cut three (3) 12-inch pieces of 1 X 4 pine; a base and two (2) sides.

Step No. 2  Mark a centerline on the surface and clamp the two sides together making sure the ends and edges are flush.

 Step No. 3  With the two pieces clamped together, carefully cut along the centerline with the back-saw. Stop ¾ inch from the bottom edge.