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Project by kiefer posted 1254 days ago 5229 views 7 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A simple sanding jig i made for my table saw
Build on a board with a guide to slide in the mitre groove and a second board on top which slides in a groove cut into the top of the bottom board .
This way i can control the jig in front to back and side to side motion during sanding .

-- Kiefer 松

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#1 posted 1254 days ago

Where there is a will, there is a way ;-)) Nice job.

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#2 posted 1254 days ago

Ooooooooooooookay, I know what to do when my lathes die! Fascinating, fun stuff.

-- Stephen Mines (

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#3 posted 1254 days ago

Great thinking :D

-- Boatbuilder&blacksmith

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#4 posted 1254 days ago

Looks like it works well.

-- Kate,

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#5 posted 1254 days ago

thank´s for sharing the idea :-)
looking forward to see the next one


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#6 posted 1254 days ago

Good job, looks like they were turned on lathe ! Very ingenious,

-- There are no mistakes in woodworking , they're learning expierences ;)

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#7 posted 1254 days ago

Wow! this a a patience building machine.
Very creative and ingenious.

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#8 posted 1254 days ago

Great job, I know a lot of lathiers that wouldn’t be able to do that kind of job.

-- If i'd a knowed you coulda goed I'd a seen you gotta went

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#9 posted 1254 days ago

I’ve seen a similar jig laid sideways used on a router table with a hand crank used to turn the blank. Both ideas are great lathe replacements for the once in a while turner or the shop too small for a lathe.

-- The nicer the nice, the higher the price!

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#10 posted 1253 days ago

very imaginitive! I’ve seen it done with a router too… always many ways to do thinkgs in woodworking.

-- We call the destruction of replaceable human made items vandalism, while the destruction of irreplaceable natural resources is called development.

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#11 posted 1253 days ago

Super cool jig, Your imagination and designs are just great, thanks for sharing

-- It's Mic Keep working and sharing

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#12 posted 1253 days ago

Great idea, what’s the final product? Candle holder, test pieces?

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

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#13 posted 1251 days ago

nice thinking very very cool

-- Stelios L.A. Stavrinides: - I am not so rich to buy cheap tools, but... necessity is the mother of inventions - --

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