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Project by Stanley Coker posted 1796 days ago 2068 views 9 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Norm’s router station that I am just about done with. Got to get the door for the router box.

-- Stanley, North Georgia





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ChrisN

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#1 posted 1796 days ago

Very nice rendition. Is that Walnut trim?

-- Chris N, Westford, MA - "If you won't eat something from your fridge that turned green...why would you eat something that started out that way?"

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Bud

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#2 posted 1796 days ago

You convinced me, I’ll have to make one now.

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Innovator

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#3 posted 1796 days ago

Norm it came out great. I love the contradt in the wood.

-- Whether You Think You Can or You Think You Can't, YOU ARE RIGHT!!!

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Stanley Coker

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#4 posted 1796 days ago

The trim is some walnut left over from another project.

Thanks for all the comments

Stanley Coker

-- Stanley, North Georgia

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RexMcKinnon

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#5 posted 1796 days ago

I want to make a router table and norm’s design seems to be the favourite. Do you forsee any drawbacks?

BTW nice job.

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

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Stanley Coker

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#6 posted 1796 days ago

The table was very easy to build. I think it would be a great and usefull project for any woodworker.
Thanks for all the comments

Stanley

-- Stanley, North Georgia

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Rick Dennington

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#7 posted 1796 days ago

Stanley, you’ll really enjoy the router table. I built one about 5 months ago, and it handles the job well. After looking around and getting ideas, I decided to build Norm’s version. I have 2 tables, and this one si the “cats meow” Enjoy!

-- " I started with nothing, and I've still got most of it left".......

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sIKE

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#8 posted 1796 days ago

I have one and love it. If you are limited on space, it is a big router table. But other than that it is “da bomb”

-- //FC - Round Rock, TX - "Experience is what you get just after you need it"

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BigFoot Products Canada

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#9 posted 1796 days ago

Great Job,
I made Norms table also .. out of Walnut and Maple.
Yours looks almost exactly like mine. For the door I made some raised panels and used magnetic catches instead of hinges. That way I can easily pop it on and off.
Anyhow it’s a great table, you will really like it.
All the Best!

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hasbeen99

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#10 posted 1796 days ago

I’m with Bud. I need to make one of these, dangit.

-- "The only thing that counts is faith, expressing itself in love." --Galatians 5:6

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a1Jim

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#11 posted 1795 days ago

wow this is a super router table

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jack

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#12 posted 1730 days ago

nice work,like the walnut.

-- All about wood..

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WistysWoodWorkingWonders

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#13 posted 1642 days ago

very nice looking router table… I like the dust collection idea you have used in this one… should serve you well…

-- New Project = New Tool... it's just the way it is, don't fight it... :)

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