mitre block


Also found in: Thesaurus.

mitre block

n
(Tools) a block of wood with slots for cutting mitre joints with a saw
References in periodicals archive ?
Probably the trickiest part of all this is getting the skirting to join in the corners, but if you take your time and use a mitre block, it should come together nicely.
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.