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Project by Attila posted 01-13-2011 11:47 PM 15781 views 95 times favorited 25 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I did not like the way my kreg jig was attached to a peace of plywood.
Whenever I wanted to use it, I had to clamp the plywood to the workbench and support the workpiece if it was a little bit bigger.
In short, it was not comfortable to use it and store it.
Now it’s ready to use quickly, easy to store, and I don’t have to support the workpeace.
I hope it is gonna be a good idea for you too.

-- attilakungl@gmail.com





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Mike_in_Columbus

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#1 posted 01-13-2011 11:52 PM

Very good idea.

-- Look Ma still got all 10 fingers

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Max

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#2 posted 01-13-2011 11:57 PM

What a great idea and out of the way when not needed.

-- Max "Desperado", Salt Lake City, UT

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Jon_in_BK

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#3 posted 01-14-2011 12:43 AM

I like the clean look of your shop..

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JBfromMN

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#4 posted 01-14-2011 12:46 AM

That is an awesome idea, thanks for sharing!!!!

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DaddyT

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#5 posted 01-14-2011 01:26 AM

Thats AWESOME!.....smacks self in head for not thinking of it either…...Thanks for giving us the great idea

-- Jimi _ Measure twice, cut once.......@#%#$@!!!......measure twice, cut....

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Tom Goodman

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#6 posted 01-14-2011 01:49 AM

This is Fantastic !!

This is just what I was looking for. A way to get my kreg jig off that peace of plywood and semi permanent on my workbench.

Thanks for posting !

-- - " If you want square work, You don't cut corners. " - -- Tom Goodman, Santa Maria, CA. woodworkertom@gmail.com

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Sailor

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#7 posted 01-14-2011 02:44 AM

WHAT? That is the best thing I have seen done with a Kreg jig, I will have to see if I can incorporate that into my bench! Pure genius…..

-- Dothan, Alabama Check out my woodworking blog! http://woodworkingtrip.blogspot.com/ Also my Youtube Channel's Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/SailingAndSuch

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Michael

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#8 posted 01-14-2011 03:22 AM

I think I have another copy-cat project to do. Brilliant!

-- Michael

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hatcreek

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#9 posted 01-14-2011 04:58 AM

I am so glad you thought of that for me..LOL Great job

-- Hat Creek

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nobuckle

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#10 posted 01-14-2011 05:41 AM

Yeah, what they said. Seriously though, that’s an excelent idea. Look what you’ve started. You should be proud of yourself. :)

-- Doug - Make an effort to live by the slogan "We try harder"

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Pawky

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#11 posted 01-14-2011 06:14 AM

Such an awesome idea

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MayflowerDescendant

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#12 posted 01-14-2011 10:15 AM

VERY clever! Thanks for sharing.

-- Glen - Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

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Scott R. Turner

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#13 posted 01-14-2011 03:45 PM

Very interesting! I just mounted my Kreg jig on a piece of plywood for much the same reason, and then was annoyed when I realized I could no longer store it in it’s carrying case. I may have to do something like this.

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SgtSnafu

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#14 posted 01-14-2011 03:46 PM

Currently mine is on plywood too, like you I don’t like storing it like that or using it like that. You have a Great idea, that I will be using..

Thanks for sharing !

-- Scotty - aka... SgtSnafu - Randleman NC

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Danestar

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#15 posted 01-14-2011 05:30 PM

Very Very Clever!

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