Home made router guide

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Project by W.F. Judt posted 12-17-2017 05:24 PM 2110 views 2 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My large Makita plunge router did not come with a router guide. Purchasing one would set me back $160 Canadian and take weeks to arrive. So, being retired with ample time for neat projects, I decided to build on myself.

I used 1” square tube and 1/2” diameter rod and some baltic birch plywood for the job.

As you can see, the results were worth the effort.

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#1 posted 12-17-2017 06:50 PM

looks great!

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#2 posted 12-17-2017 08:09 PM

You did a nice job on this router guide.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#3 posted 12-18-2017 02:44 AM

Nicely done and heavy duty.

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