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THIN STRIP RIPPING JIG BACK TO IT'S BASICS

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Project by StudioFormaat posted 02-09-2015 05:35 PM 4919 views 27 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I needed a jig to cut thin strips of wood on my table saw, so I looked on the web for some inspiration and made my own version of it. The jig is entirely made of 18mil furniture grade plywood and the form is brought back to basic. A 12mil dowel was used to attach a large diameter ball bearing. For measurement I use a reference line on the zero clearance insert plate. The jig is held steady in the T-track by a metal strip under the base plate. It works great, even without a ruler on the jig itself.





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Rick M

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#1 posted 02-09-2015 05:47 PM

Nice looking jig!

-- http://thewoodknack.blogspot.com/

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#2 posted 02-09-2015 11:48 PM

I love this. Great work.

Tom

-- “I am always doing that which I cannot do, in order that I may learn how to do it.” Pablo Picasso

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#3 posted 02-10-2015 01:22 AM

That is Slick!

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#4 posted 02-10-2015 02:50 AM

Very nice!!
Where did you get the black “knobs”?
Tx!

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#5 posted 02-10-2015 12:45 PM

Very nice. I really like the bearing idea. That should help keep the wood moving without the extra pushing force.

-- Chris K

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#6 posted 03-16-2015 08:16 PM

Great Idea very well done , Thanks

-- Bill, West Virginia

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