Setting up a wood shop in my 2 car garage. #4: Kerg Percision Router Table

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Blog entry by Jim posted 12-30-2009 01:59 AM 5191 reads 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Everything ready for assembly:

Stand Complete: The casters are not the set for the Kreg table. They are $4.00 HF items. Not sure how well the will hold the table steady but it’s an easy swap if they don’t work out.

Top Attached:

All of the parts for the fence etc.

Complete and ready to drill the holes to mount the router. The router waiting to be attached is a Porter-Cable 893 2-1/4 HP.

This is a realy nice router table and I would recommend it to anyone.

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#1 posted 12-30-2009 02:20 AM

Looks good Enjoy

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#2 posted 12-30-2009 04:17 AM

Nice setup, use it well!

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#3 posted 12-30-2009 06:38 AM

Kreg makes excellent products. You will enjoy your new router system alot. I replaced the twist knob on the left side with a cam lock from Rockler and found it easier to use. It will spoil you and probably make you want to get a router life with above the table adjustments.

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#4 posted 12-30-2009 12:11 PM

That is a nice router table. I have always been impressed with the quality of Kreg’s products.

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#5 posted 12-30-2009 04:21 PM

Thanks Guys. Greg: The Porter Cable router came with an extention to use with a router table that go’s through the table top and attaches to the highth adjustment on the router that seems to work really well. I’ll post a pic tonight when I get home from work showing the router attached.

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#6 posted 12-31-2009 04:44 AM

Here’s a pic with the router attached. Notice the adjustment handle going through the fence to adjust the router height. This came with the router and works very well.

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#7 posted 12-31-2009 04:49 AM

Looks great!

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#8 posted 01-03-2010 02:08 AM

kreg makes some really nice router tables you should check out there pocket hole jig the K4 or the K3

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#9 posted 01-03-2010 01:55 PM

Looks great and will sure do the business. I sure wish I had that adjustment knob on top of mine. It would make life a lot easier.

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