Spice up plywood cabinets with solid wood inlays. Spice up solid wood inlays with cleanly cur dado slots
and sometimes I'm open to looking
Edgebanding without sanding: call attention to the joint rather than trying to hide it. Because you won't hide it.
An accurate setup made from scraps can help you salvage lumber that is too crooked to frame with but could be great for blocking or furring strips
Frank Howarth needed a new door for his pantry, so he turned to some Sequoia slabs that he and a buddy cut up a few years ago.
And then he made a film about it.
Use scraps to offset the straight edge allowing you to cut each edge of the dado with opposite edges of a router bit
Masking tape and a sharp knife are hard to beat for production precision
Make a pattern using elliptical sticks, and then use a router with flush-cut bit to replicate onto the big stock