How to Scribe for a Perfect Fit

Fit woodwork perfectly to even the waviest walls with an inexpensive compass.

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • Belt sander
  • Block plane
  • Level
  • File
  • Jigsaw
  • Rasp
  • Scribing tool

Carpenter’s pencil
Compass

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • 100 grit sandpaper (for belt sander)