On Sat, 5 Jun 2004 08:53:07 -0700, Larry Blanchard
| firstname.lastname@example.org says...
|> Clearly the mass of opinion favors pocket screws, and I agree that they are
|> great provided:
|> 1) you don't care about the ugly holes they leave, which is generally
|> true for face frames and
|> 2) you accept the fact that occasionally a screw will split the second
|> member of the joint (no pilot hole is drilled).
|3) You don't subscribe to the view that fine woodworking doesn't
|include metal fasteners of any kind.
Sorry, I can't help myself.[g]
On several of my projects, I've used screws to fasten the tabletop to
the carcase. What should I have done instead?