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

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Blog entry by Jim posted 1671 days ago 4451 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.

-- Artificial Intelligence is no match for Natural Stupidity….



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a1Jim

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#1 posted 1671 days ago

Looks good Enjoy

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dbhost

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#2 posted 1671 days ago

Nice setup, use it well!

-- My workshop blog can be found at http://daves-workshop.blogspot.com

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Box

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#3 posted 1671 days ago

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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Scott Bryan

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#4 posted 1671 days ago

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

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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Jim

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#5 posted 1670 days ago

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.

-- Artificial Intelligence is no match for Natural Stupidity….

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Jim

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#6 posted 1670 days ago

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.

-- Artificial Intelligence is no match for Natural Stupidity….

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#7 posted 1670 days ago

Looks great!

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kosta

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#8 posted 1667 days ago

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

-- kosta Virginia Beach, VA http://www.kostasworkshop.blogspot.com/

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stefang

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#9 posted 1666 days ago

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.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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