Michael Thames wrote:I'm quite confident in my methods,
Glad to hear it.
Michael Thames wrote:So, again I ask you to think more about your statement, without me telling you the answer. However, I will give you a subtle hint...... do you use water based glue?
Sorry Michael, I'm not into guessing games.
I suspect you may be making some false assumptions here, but it's difficult to tell if you're not prepared to disclose your thinking.
I'm sure you don't really need me to tell you why a better fitting joint would require less clamping pressure than a poorly fitting joint, do you?