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Project by Midway posted 10-02-2015 01:36 PM 1105 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I built a jig to do the KEHOE dovetail on the corner. Not done by anyone else thatt i know of.

-- Midway wichita,ks.





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wb8nbs

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#1 posted 10-02-2015 02:26 PM

That’s really nice. Can you share how you did it?

-- The only difference between men and boys is the price of their toys.

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#2 posted 10-02-2015 02:45 PM

Yes please show and tell..

-- Bruce. a mind is like a book it is only useful when open.

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#3 posted 10-02-2015 05:39 PM

Lovely box and very creative idea. I too look forward to seeing more about the jig; how you made it and how it works.

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#4 posted 10-02-2015 09:43 PM

Wow, now that is a nice looking corner.

-- Joe - - Why do those who enforce the law, rarely obey the law?

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#5 posted 10-02-2015 11:10 PM

Great idea.
I am a kehoe fan too.

-- Scott Smith, Southern Illinois

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#6 posted 10-03-2015 12:22 AM

I think you have everyone’s attention. I have never seen anything like it before. Nicely done and good looking too!

-- Tony C UAW, St Augustine FL, My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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Midway

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#7 posted 10-05-2015 06:20 PM

Well i am puzzled about what to do.I was hoping Kehoe would still be in business and they could take this
simple design and sell it with the kit.I have sent pictures to rusty nail but haven’t been able to connect with
him yet. The jig (3 ea pieces of wood) wood be simple to make But the top guide plate will have to be made
on a bridgeport mill. I have made several guide plates But I used 1/2” for the basic slot width,and built all
my jigs. I don’t know what Kehoe used to base the slot width. I could make some guide plates but i would
need someone that has a kehoe jig and dial calipers so that i could make the slot in the guide plate match
your kehoe jig. I am not able to add pictures to this post.

-- Midway wichita,ks.

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