Rigid 3650 sliding featherboard

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Project by POPSHOP posted 07-03-2009 12:12 AM 3838 views 21 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here is a sliding featherboard for My rigid 3650 tablesaw . Its got 1 1/2 inch knobs . It rides in the stock t slots on the fence and for speed I used Rockler fast cam levers . Best part is it is reversible for either side use and has an integral pencil caddy ! I hope this helps My L J family !


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#1 posted 07-03-2009 12:20 AM

Smooth move :-))

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

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#2 posted 07-03-2009 12:22 AM

Thanks and you are correct about debt ,,, LOL


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#3 posted 07-03-2009 12:25 AM

my God , pop ,
you are really amazing !
i take a nap ,
and karson is almost finished
with his kitchen ,
and you have made jigs for all the tools
in the shop !
tomorow when i wake up ,
i know you two will have fixed everything
in my house .
thanks !

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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#4 posted 07-03-2009 12:42 AM

Very nice! I’ve got a 3650 myself. Thanks.

-- Carl Rast, Pelion, SC

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#5 posted 07-03-2009 12:42 AM

I’m copying this tomorrow!

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#6 posted 07-03-2009 12:50 AM


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#7 posted 07-03-2009 02:48 AM

the pencil holder is a nice touch. With my Craftsman circa 1981 fence I’d have to get a new fence to add a multi-featured feather board like yours.

-- Gary D. Stoughton, WI

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#8 posted 07-03-2009 03:35 AM

nice work, I have the same saw and probably will be copying this soon.

-- Measuring twice and cutting once only works if you read the tape correctly!

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#9 posted 07-03-2009 04:18 AM

Wow, another nice jig for me to add to my build list…......LOL

-- Jerry--A man can never have enough tools or clamps

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#10 posted 07-03-2009 04:49 PM

The pencil caddy is a brilliant addition!

-- Don't sweat the petty things and don't pet the sweaty things.

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#11 posted 07-04-2009 05:21 AM

Sweet jig that adds safety to TS usage. Very nice!

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#12 posted 07-04-2009 02:20 PM

Thanks for the post I have the same saw. What did you use for “bolts” that run in the TS T-Slot?

-- Only the Shadow knows....................

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#13 posted 07-13-2009 04:18 AM

Great idea! Think I’ll have to copy this someday. Thank you!

-- Bob Vila would be so proud of you!

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#14 posted 07-13-2009 04:27 AM

looks great! thanks for the post

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

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#15 posted 08-25-2013 01:12 PM

love the pencil caddy, Pop! Favoriting so I might remember once I’m ready for a featherboard :)

-- Beka/Becky - aspiring jill of all trades, still learning to not read the directions.

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