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Drawers and pull outs and more pull outs!!!

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Project by Tttony posted 07-24-2016 05:53 AM 1871 views 2 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I thought I was never going to get done making all these drawers and pull outs. There were 14 drawers and 22 pull outs, all made with my Keller dovetail jig, I need to get something faster if I keep making this many at a time.





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Hawaiilad

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#1 posted 07-24-2016 08:31 AM

May take a little time, but they sure came out looking very nice

-- Larry in Hawaii,

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majuvla

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#2 posted 07-24-2016 09:50 AM

Realy quick, easy and beautiful.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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DonB

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#3 posted 07-24-2016 10:09 AM

I echo the above. Very nice fit on both. Must be difficult maintaining your focus while doing this many items. In any event I am looking forward to see the finished project. Thanks for sharing.

-- DonB

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Jim Jakosh

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#4 posted 07-24-2016 12:03 PM

You sure did a fine job on all those drawers.

Have you got a photo of the jig? I like through dovetails but my jig only cuts blind ones.

Cheers, Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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JimInNM

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#5 posted 07-24-2016 02:40 PM

Haven’t heard of a Keller jig before but it sure makes a nice tight joint

-- JimInNM........Space Case

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Tttony

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#6 posted 07-24-2016 03:38 PM

Here is the Keller Dovetail Jig, (kellerdovetail.com) I added some guides to mine for repeating cuts, it’s an awesome jig that does thru dovetails, I think the thru tails look nicer then half blind, just my opinion, they also have different sizes and jigs made out of aluminum also. I’ve had this jig for over 15 years and it held up great. I would highly recommend it.

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Jim Jakosh

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#7 posted 07-24-2016 04:00 PM

Thanks. I like the idea of that bearing right on the bit for smooth running in the jig!

I’ll have to look into one!!

cheers, Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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GR8HUNTER

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#8 posted 07-24-2016 07:59 PM

looks easier then my porter cable Omni jig …........ GREAT JOB

-- Tony Reinholds,Pa. REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN

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PPK

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#9 posted 07-25-2016 03:01 AM

Wow. Great job. I have the Porter Cable jig, and just got done making 5 drawers with half blind. I won’t complain about the time it took, you made WAY more, and you made these look great!! (I really hate sanding the pins and tails flush. Even with a little mismatch, it takes awhile. I guess I just hate any kind of sanding, lol.)

-- Pete

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cajfiddle

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#10 posted 07-25-2016 03:58 AM

You can’t rush quality, and those look awesome! If you really want to upgrade, and plan to use it a lot so the set up remains fresh in your head, get the Leigh dovetail jig.

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