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Crosscut sled that cuts angles

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Project by geekwoodworker posted 06-03-2014 08:36 PM 2430 views 30 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I built this sled a long time before I got the incra V120. However I still use it regularly for small pieces and the stop block works extremely well and is super simple to set and move.

-- Sean G, Barrie, Ontario





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JFred

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#1 posted 06-03-2014 08:41 PM

Nice Job

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Roger

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#2 posted 06-03-2014 11:51 PM

A super nice and effective jig. I like it.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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ChipBreaker

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#3 posted 06-04-2014 01:08 AM

Oh man that’s nice!! Gotta build one. Nice jig

-- I wood if I cood

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vidkid26

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#4 posted 06-04-2014 01:47 AM

Sweet… Homemade Dubby

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NormG

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#5 posted 06-04-2014 04:49 AM

Great idea, love the adjustable 90 for zeroing right in

-- Norman

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#6 posted 06-04-2014 05:59 AM

Cunning! I think i might have to steal this … (whistles nonchalantly)

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Jim Jakosh

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#7 posted 06-04-2014 11:56 AM

Beautiful job on that angle sled! I really like your design!!..............Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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Bigkahunaranch

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#8 posted 06-04-2014 01:43 PM

great jig, I can see how it would be very handy.

-- Living the American dream in the best state on earth !

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Underdog

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#9 posted 06-04-2014 01:45 PM

What a great looking sled.
Did you build it from plans, or make it up as you went along? If from plans, I’d love a peek at them…

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calvin13

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#10 posted 06-04-2014 07:26 PM

Kind of looks like a Dubby.

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lab7654

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#11 posted 06-04-2014 09:07 PM

Looks like a very useful sled! I love the idea of the micro-adjustable stop at 90 degrees, even for a fixed fence design that would be useful. No more chasing the perfect setting back and forth!

-- Tristin King -- When in doubt, sand it.

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geekwoodworker

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#12 posted 06-04-2014 09:08 PM

No plans. Saw one at a wood show about 20 years ago and made one back then. Back then all my woodworking was done in a public hobby shop and I left it there when I moved away. Finally decided to make another last year. It works great and is accurate.

Not sure what a Dubby is though.

Thanks for looking.

-- Sean G, Barrie, Ontario

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