Router Table

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Project by kcZ posted 11-04-2008 01:05 AM 2673 views 7 times favorited 18 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was my first major project. Made with Maple ply, cherry trim, and curly maple drawer fronts.

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#1 posted 11-04-2008 01:13 AM

Nice RT kcZ, thanks for posting

-- Grant...."GO BUCKEYES"

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#2 posted 11-04-2008 01:18 AM

Very nice looking router table you have there! I really like the choice of wood for it. It says alot about the craftsman, when there is that much effort put into the tools.

-- Julian, Park Forest, IL

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#3 posted 11-04-2008 02:35 AM

Your first major project was a huge success. Thanks for posting.

-- Rusty

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#4 posted 11-04-2008 02:39 AM

Looks great, but I’d be afraid of scratching it!!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#5 posted 11-04-2008 03:11 AM

WOW, if you take that much care and time on your tools , can’t wait to see your projects coming up. Over the top man. I never treat myself that well.

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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#6 posted 11-04-2008 03:17 AM

that is a very nice tool. great job.

-- Roper - Master of sawdust-

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#7 posted 11-04-2008 03:28 AM

Looks like fun!

-- Happy woodworking!

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#8 posted 11-04-2008 03:40 AM

Looks too nice for the shop!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#9 posted 11-04-2008 10:14 AM

Great job!

Thanks for the post


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#10 posted 11-04-2008 03:21 PM

The NYW design is a real workhorse, I have one myself. But this is by far one of the prettiest examples of the breed I have seen. I would be afraid to use it for fear of scratching it.

Nice job!

-- "Find out what you cannot do and then go do it!"

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#11 posted 11-05-2008 01:35 AM

That’s the purtiest router table I’ve ever seen. Fine craftsmanship.

-- Peace in Wood ~

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#12 posted 11-07-2008 06:01 PM

Any reason why the feathers are up?

-- /\/\/\ BarryW /\/\/\ Stay so busy you don't have time to die.

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#13 posted 11-07-2008 06:03 PM

I don’t remember exactly why I had the feathers up. I use them as stops in the up position, but I may have done it just for the picture.

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#14 posted 11-08-2008 08:09 PM

That was going to be my first question …The featherboards are upside down…never thinking that you might be using them for stops…Great idea and you made me learn something just from seeing your project : ) Thank you and have a great weekend ! Did you stain the lower drawer fronts?

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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#15 posted 02-12-2009 04:04 AM

Looks Great!! Nice work.

-- If you build it, you will have fun!

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