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My jig for the wine holder

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Project by Diggerjacks posted 03-26-2011 10:51 AM 2355 views 24 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hello

I realize a jig to do several wine balancer with using my drill press table

The piece is centered and you block it with the stop block
You can make the hole at the distance you want and it works with different thickness of wood

For the future I think I will put another piece of plywood in the rear of the support to make them stronger
With this jig the angle is 45°

We can imagine a balancer on the support to make all angles you want or you need …....................

Welcome to all comments

Thanks for looking

-- Diggerjack-France ---The only limit is the limit of the mind and the mind has no limit





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Ken90712

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#1 posted 03-26-2011 10:59 AM

Nice jig and very effective. Thx for sharing.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#2 posted 03-26-2011 11:30 AM

Love jigs, love wine & Diggerjacks.
May I guess what the family will get for christmas!
Best thoughts,
Mads

-- Mad F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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thelt

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#3 posted 03-26-2011 11:45 AM

What is the attachment that is on your drill press? I’ve never seen anything like that. Love the jig. It looks like it sure makes the process a lot easier.

-- When asked what I did to make life worthwhile in my lifetime....I can respond with a great deal of pride and satisfaction, "I served a career in the United States Navy."

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#4 posted 03-26-2011 02:17 PM

Gotta Love Jigs !!! Very good thinking.

-- Mike, Missouri --- “A positive life can not happen with a negative mind.” ---

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#5 posted 03-26-2011 08:46 PM

Smart work.

-- Rick, Tennessee, John 3:16

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#6 posted 03-26-2011 10:08 PM

Hello everyone! projects with photographs make everything easier! I have to make my own gauge (parallel) for this type of project! CONGRATULATIONS!

-- António Guerreiro https://www.facebook.com/bichosdamadeira

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#7 posted 03-26-2011 10:46 PM

sweet! I like it!

-- dumpster diver delux

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Bricofleur

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#8 posted 03-27-2011 12:09 AM

Hi Jack. Nice jig and well thought. Congrats. I will add one on my to-do list (Christmas is coming so fast!).

Best,

Serge

http://atelierdubricoleur.wordpress.com

-- Learn from yesterday, work today and enjoy success tomorrow. -- http://atelierdubricoleur.wordpress.com

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Mike

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#9 posted 03-28-2011 03:23 AM

I’ve made several wine bottle holders, but I learned that a simple through hole 90 degrees to the flat surface works better than an angled hole. The base just needs a mitered cut. Still like the jig though!

-- look Ma! I still got all eleven of my fingers! - http://www.termitecrafts.com

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#10 posted 03-28-2011 04:58 AM

I agree with Mike. I don’t see the need to cut the hole at an angle. It would seem to me that it would lower the angle of the bottle and possibly not keep the cork fully covered. I just cut a 1 1/4” diameter hole straight through.

-- I don't make mistakes, only design changes....www.dgmwoodworks.com

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thelt

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#11 posted 03-28-2011 01:01 PM

@ Bricofleur – Just took a tour of your website. I really like your ideas. I’ll be building some of the real soon. Most of the rest a little later.

-- When asked what I did to make life worthwhile in my lifetime....I can respond with a great deal of pride and satisfaction, "I served a career in the United States Navy."

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Diggerjacks

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#12 posted 03-28-2011 06:48 PM

Hello

To all thanks for the comments

To Mike and to Closetguy , the idea is just to have an different angle that we can see on different projects on this site

It’s just a personnal spirit to see better the name of the wine
The approach is just different

Thanks for looking and for sharing

-- Diggerjack-France ---The only limit is the limit of the mind and the mind has no limit

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