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01-10-2012 01:19 AM

Router Table Vibrations - 1 reply

Hey All, I recently built a router table, which you can see in my projects, but it works great! I operate 2 handheld milwaukee routers in my shop, one in the table, and the other, out for handheld use. Shortly after having one of the routers mounted in the table, it started vibrating, very badly, to the point where the noise was almost unbe...

01-10-2012 12:43 AM

If you could tell a rookie woodworker anything... - 36 replies

Maybe this is a childish question, but if you had one piece of advice for a new woodworker what it be? I have found myself in my first year of “legitimate” woodworking, and have found that the one thing I have learned how to do the best, is troubleshoot, problems I create. As funny as it sounds, I think I know how to fix just abo...

12-20-2011 04:14 AM

Any tips on through dovetails with an Incra? - 0 replies

Hey there, Does anybody have any tips for doing through dovetails on an Incra LS? Particularly, I am having difficulty when it comes time to trim the “tiny triangles” of scrap off. I can never seem to get it right and always. It the pin bigger than it needs to be. Thanks.

11-08-2011 11:25 PM

Zeroing In Router Table - 3 replies

Hey All, I just built a router table, with an Incra LS positioner mounted to it, and it works phenomenally, however, whenever I have to run a board both horizonatally, and vertically, there is often gaps (64th of an inch or smaller) in between the dovetails on one side of the joint. I know this is nit-picky, but it’s an Incra, so there...

11-04-2011 09:32 PM

Book Suggestions - 4 replies

Hey all, I am beginning to learn (on my own) how to make custom cabinets, drawers, and other pieces of furniture. However, I am definitely a learner at heart, and would love to have some good foundational books to go off of when creating furniture, mostly cabinets and tables. Does anyone have any suggestions? Thanks so much!

10-27-2011 11:01 PM

Incra Jigs (Which One to Get) - 6 replies

Hey all, this is my first post here, and I have been able to find most of the answers on here just by searching, but this one still eludes me. Just some background, I have a very small shop with just enough tools to make small cabinetry, and decorative boxes, which I have been doing for a couple of months with the Porter Cable dovetail jig. I ...

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