LumberJocks

Poor Man's outfeed Jig

  • Advertise with us
Project by Pie posted 02-08-2009 03:43 AM 3901 views 8 times favorited 29 comments Add to Favorites Watch
Poor Man's outfeed Jig
Poor Man's outfeed Jig No picture No picture No picture No picture No picture
Zoom Pictures

This is actualy a jig but couldn’t tell how to post this under “Jigs”

Yup, a paint roller in a Workmate. This actually works well. I have used it for 2x’s and also for some peg board I had to cut. My shop is to small for a table saw outfeed table so any large panel, plywood cutting will have to wait for a warm day.

-- Pie





29 comments so far

View woody57's profile

woody57

646 posts in 2248 days


#1 posted 02-08-2009 03:49 AM

I love it!
Sometimes the simple things work best.

-- Emmett, from Georgia

View waveinn33's profile

waveinn33

5 posts in 2218 days


#2 posted 02-08-2009 03:54 AM

Simple but a great idea

-- If you can't fix it with a hammer, you've got an electrical problem.

View bamasawduster's profile

bamasawduster

316 posts in 2415 days


#3 posted 02-08-2009 03:59 AM

Now, that’s nifty and an application I will definitely put to work, also having a small shop

-- Gary, Huntsville. Two wrongs don't make a right, but three lefts do.

View DKBushee's profile

DKBushee

12 posts in 2224 days


#4 posted 02-08-2009 04:04 AM

Diggin` it.

-- -Daniel

View PurpLev's profile

PurpLev

8476 posts in 2469 days


#5 posted 02-08-2009 04:11 AM

brilliant!

-- ㊍ When in doubt - There is no doubt - Go the safer route.

View John Stegall's profile

John Stegall

426 posts in 2337 days


#6 posted 02-08-2009 04:43 AM

Great idea and I truly understand the “wait for warm weather”. It gets really hot here in the summers, so I try to work early when it has to be outside…oh wait, I always have to cut outside. No power in the shop and no garage.

-- jstegall

View brianinpa's profile

brianinpa

1810 posts in 2544 days


#7 posted 02-08-2009 05:19 AM

Now that is different: great idea.

-- Brian, Lebanon PA, If you aren’t having fun doing it, find something else to do.

View matt garcia's profile

matt garcia

1842 posts in 2493 days


#8 posted 02-08-2009 06:00 AM

Brilliant! Supports the workpiece as it goes through milling. Serves as a dust remover/wood grain protector!

-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

View ajosephg's profile

ajosephg

1865 posts in 2382 days


#9 posted 02-08-2009 06:11 AM

Put some varnish on it and you could saw and finish at the same time!! ;)

-- Joe

View OutPutter's profile

OutPutter

1199 posts in 2811 days


#10 posted 02-08-2009 06:18 AM

Cool idea Pie. BTW you accomplished posting it under “jigs” when you tagged it with the word jig. That’s the way LJs rolls. ;2)

-- Jim

View Alan's profile

Alan

443 posts in 2225 days


#11 posted 02-08-2009 07:55 AM

That hilarious, so simple. I love it.

-- Alan, Prince George

View Dusty56's profile

Dusty56

11729 posts in 2509 days


#12 posted 02-08-2009 08:32 AM

And to think they sell the PRO model for around $100 ! Great jig : )

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

View TopamaxSurvivor's profile

TopamaxSurvivor

15442 posts in 2497 days


#13 posted 02-08-2009 09:02 AM

Great idea!! You get extra credit for that one! :-))

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

View Baxter5's profile

Baxter5

22 posts in 2306 days


#14 posted 02-08-2009 04:12 PM

LOOKS UP TOWN TO ME

-- J. Jacobson, Rockford Illinois,

View noknot's profile

noknot

548 posts in 2262 days


#15 posted 02-08-2009 04:20 PM

You need to put that one in wood mag and win some cool tool. Who would have thunk it! Your brilliant Iwill be using that today

-- GO DAWGS!

showing 1 through 15 of 29 comments

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com