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Miter Station #1: Miter station

05-31-2017 05:42 PM by johnyhuh | 1 comment »

Building a miter station with Kreg foreman. Ideas from several sources including Jay Bates and http://lumberjocks.com/projects/150466.

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Table Saw Modifications #3: Table Saw Enhancement – Converting Extension Table Into Router Table

01-28-2017 05:10 PM by TrentDavis | 5 comments »

I’ve created a tutorial for converting the extension table on a SawStop table saw (or any table saw with a wooden extension table) into a router table. Check it out here:http://trentdavis.net/2017/01/27/table-saw-enhancement-converting-extension-table-into-router-table/

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Kreg Pocket-Hole Plug Jig #2: Heeereeee's the video.

11-02-2016 07:17 PM by Sawdustonmyshoulder | 0 comments »

check out the video on this.

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Kreg Pocket-Hole Plug Jig #1: This Jig Looks Like a Winner!

11-02-2016 07:02 PM by Sawdustonmyshoulder | 1 comment »

I saw this jig on Facebook today and it went immediately on my Christmas list! How long has this jig been out? Makes plugs to fill pocket holes. Basic kit makes plugs for standard pocket-holes and HD pocket-holes. You have to purchase a micro bit separately. Check it out…..standard kit# and the micro bit. If you own one, please comment on what you think of the jig.

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How I built My Pocket Hole Machine (NOT KREG STYLE)

08-24-2016 02:18 AM by Wes Harville | 5 comments »

During the Winter of 2000, I worked at a cabinet shop while in college. My introduction to pocket hole joinery was using a Porter Cable Pocket Cutter. Since then, I have been spoiled and have hated using Kreg jigs due to the tear out on the hole and the angled pilot hole that makes it hard to keep the surface flush . So I decided to build my own pocket hole cutter based on what I remember of the Porter Cable version I used 15+ years ago. Here is a link to the video https://www.youtube.com/...

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Wood Table Saw Wing #4: Router Plate Installation

04-06-2016 12:46 AM by ThomasLightle | 0 comments »

If you have seen my previous video about my wooden table saw wing, you already know that I plan on using it as my router table. So the next step in the evolution is to install the router plate into the wooden table saw wing. There isn’t a lot to it. I chose to build a frame, using the actual router bit as a template. Then, using the frame as a pattern, I used a flush trim router bit at the correct depth to cut out the recess for the router plate. All I needed for this application is...

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Tales of a Hack #7: Professional frustration

01-26-2016 10:38 PM by ajw1978 | 4 comments »

It’s been awhile, fellow jocks. Too long, if I do say so myself. So, let’s get up to speed. The last time I rambled to you fine folks, I had made the decision to transition out of journalism and into carpentry. Since I couldn’t get into the local tech school thanks to a few missed deadlines, I got hooked up with a rough carpentry crew thinking I’d learn some basic skills that would pay off down the road when I finally own and renovate my own home. So much for that; ...

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Videos by HuckD #16: Edge Guide for the Kreg Mini Pocket Hole Jig

01-05-2016 03:38 AM by HuckD | 0 comments »

DIY solution to using the mini Kreg pocket hole jig on 1.5” thick lumber. It’s simple and easy to build. It’s made from shop cutoffs and a little common hardware. It even makes the mini jig easier to use on 3/4 stock. Sometimes the simple things work well. https://youtu.be/mr1jDFCXHt8

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New Shop in the Raw #2: Continuing Build of Miter Saw Station

11-22-2015 04:09 AM by builtinbkyn | 15 comments »

Whew! Finally figured out this whole blog series thing :O Yesterday and today was all about building the casework for the miter saw station. Realizing that the floor is less than even across it’s surface, not level from side to side and the casework is almost 10’ long, I decided to make the assembly in three parts. This will allow me to use leveling feet on each cabinet to compensate for the unevenness of the floor across the length of the whole assembly. I’ll first ...

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Learning my tools #1: Storage Shelves

08-31-2015 04:33 AM by The__Dude | 0 comments »

Decided to work with my new tools for a simple project.Storage shelves to organize my future wood area. I decided to use my new table saw and ripped rhe pine square.Never used a dado blade, so I cut the front pibe to hide the plywood edge. I used my Kreg jig to pocket hole to keep the front pine clean.

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