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With both dovetailed ends of the drawer cut, fitted, and completed, it’s time to cut the three grooves to the front and sides of the drawer. We can now level the lower edges of the drawer and plough the grooves using the plough plane. This quick and simple process prepares us for laying out and cutting the housing dadoes to receive the drawer back. There is a precision to hand-cutting housing dados that follows a certain pattern for guaranteed tightness, and this is what Paul focuses on in this episode. The dry run and dry assembly prepare Paul for cutting the drawer bottom and making sure that all of the components fit exactly, ready for the final glue up. Throughout this episode, you will see exactly how we ensure the accuracy of the drawer making for a positive outcome.