LumberJocks

Jigsaw table

  • Advertise with us
Project by Vagabond55 posted 1259 days ago 9716 views 18 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Jigsaw table with a blade guide that consists of
three miniature ball bearings, cut off miter channel and holding component.
The table is made of an inch thick plywood and 1/4” Corian.
So far it works as I intended.





8 comments so far

View plantek's profile

plantek

294 posts in 1305 days


#1 posted 1259 days ago

Very creative and functional.

-- If you want it and it's within reason... It's on it's way!

View KnotCurser's profile

KnotCurser

1740 posts in 1574 days


#2 posted 1259 days ago

Now THAT is what you would call Yankee Ingenuity here in the United States! Very unique solution on how to turn a jigsaw into a band-saw-like tool!

Very cool!

-bob

-- Robert Rhoades WoodWorks / Email: rrww@rhoadesclan.com / www.rhoadesclan.com

View ward63's profile

ward63

299 posts in 1593 days


#3 posted 1259 days ago

I’ve been pondering doing something just like this.
Excellent design! Thanks for the inspiration!

View BTKS's profile

BTKS

1955 posts in 1970 days


#4 posted 1259 days ago

Cool!!!!
A little bit of woodworking and some machining.

-- "Man's ingenuity has outrun his intelligence" (Joseph Wood Krutch)

View Jeremy Greiner's profile

Jeremy Greiner

567 posts in 1278 days


#5 posted 1247 days ago

Very Nice
This would be awesome attached to a flip top table, so you can flip it over attach the jig saw, then flip it back for use ..

-- Easy to use end grain cutting board designer: http://www.1024studios.com/cuttingboard.html

View StumpyNubs's profile

StumpyNubs

5980 posts in 1306 days


#6 posted 1236 days ago

This idea has real potential! You could make a very high capacity bandsaw as long as you don’t need to do too thick of stock!

-- It's the best woodworking show since the invention of wood... New episodes at: http://www.stumpynubs.com

View eruby's profile

eruby

77 posts in 1280 days


#7 posted 1196 days ago

I like the blade guard/stabilizer. This looks very useful.
Do you have any pictures showing how you secured the jigsaw?

-- Eric - Baltimore MD

View Dennisgrosen's profile

Dennisgrosen

10850 posts in 1621 days


#8 posted 935 days ago

cool idea :-)
thankĀ“s for sharing

Dennis

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase