mitre block


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mitre block

n
(Tools) a block of wood with slots for cutting mitre joints with a saw
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Where the skirting boards join together at a 90[bar] corner, use a mitre block cut at a 45[bar] angle so that they slot together.
Q: I have some mitred corners to cut, but I've struggled to get them right before with my small wooden mitre block.
Top Tip: Use a chop saw or mitre block to create 45-degree angles on internal and external corners.