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Plunge saw rail positioning jig

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Project by Boris Beaulant posted 03-16-2015 11:42 AM 2730 views 10 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hi,

In a current projet I would like to use this kind of joinery to build boxes under a desk :


I would cut the bevel on panels with my plunge saw.
But, in order to cut them, I build a small jig to place correctly my plunge saw rail.

This jig permet a first cut at 90° with a table saw and after cut the bevel with the plunge saw without changing the panel width.

You can view it in action in this video. But sorry, it’s in French.

https://youtu.be/qtXyak_xW7E?list=PLDeio7KCkTF2MP0ol6DNtUvN-w_qjvnlw





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jburklow

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#1 posted 03-16-2015 12:31 PM

pretty clever! looks like it works very well. Great job and thanks for sharing

-- Jeff Lemont, IL. https://jeffscustomfurniture.com

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Don Broussard

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#2 posted 03-16-2015 01:10 PM

C’est une bonne idée, bien sur! I understand just enough French to get into trouble, but the video was clear in showing how it works.

Nice thinking, Boris.

-- People say I hammer like lightning. It's not that I'm fast -- it's that I never hit the same place twice!

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Dutchy

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#3 posted 03-16-2015 02:25 PM

GREAT IDEA. Thank you for sharing.

-- My englisch is bad but how is your dutch?

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#4 posted 03-16-2015 04:23 PM

Great job—an accessory that Festool hasn’t thought of is quite an accomplishment.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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#5 posted 03-16-2015 04:48 PM

Ron paulk may like this for his jig challenge

-- "....put that handsaw to work and make it earn its keep. - summerfi" <==< JuStiN >==>=->

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Boris Beaulant

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#6 posted 03-16-2015 06:58 PM

Thank you for your comments !

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