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Project by kayakguy posted 2042 days ago 4064 views 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The design is from a recent woodworking magazine. It’s simple to make, and is a very flexible box joint jig. Is can make box joints of any size from 1/4” to about 3/4”.

A very fun afternoon project.

-- -- No animals were harmed in the posting of this entry, although the terrier next door is living on borrowed time, let me tell you.





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lew

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#1 posted 2042 days ago

Nice!

I built one of these sometime back, yours is nicer!

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

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mrsawdust

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#2 posted 2042 days ago

i bought the parts several months ago for the same thing. i guess you gave me the push i needed. nice job.
mike

-- mrsawdust, pittsburgh,pa.

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kayakguy

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#3 posted 2042 days ago

:-) I have lots of projects like that. Among others, I still have the damn piano in the garage waiting for me to complete refinishing. That would free up quite a bit of shop space, if I finished that project.

-- -- No animals were harmed in the posting of this entry, although the terrier next door is living on borrowed time, let me tell you.

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Mick

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#4 posted 2039 days ago

Looks like a great jig. I know they do work, but for the life of me have trouble getting my head around how to make one. Would you be willing to share some basic plans for yours? From what I can tell yours seems to have a lot of fine adjustments that I haven’t seen on some others.

Anyway, thanks for posting – good luck with the piano!

-- The name is "Splinter"... I'm the son-of-a-son-of-a-carpenter

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a1Jim

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#5 posted 2017 days ago

nice Jig kayakguy

Hey mick here is a link for the plans for this jig

http://kadronwooddesigns.com/pdf_files/magazines/shopnotes/ShopNotes08BoxJointJig.pdf

Jim

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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kayakguy

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#6 posted 2016 days ago

Thanks for posting the plans Jim.

Andy

-- -- No animals were harmed in the posting of this entry, although the terrier next door is living on borrowed time, let me tell you.

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