LumberJocks

Jessem-Router-Lift-II Tablesaw Extension Wing

  • Advertise with us
Project by JamesVavra posted 06-15-2011 05:01 AM 3494 views 5 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch
Jessem-Router-Lift-II Tablesaw Extension Wing
Jessem-Router-Lift-II Tablesaw Extension Wing No picture No picture No picture No picture No picture
Zoom Pictures

I finally finished the router table extension wing that I started back in January. I installed the Jessem Router-Lift-II in between the factory rails of the Ridgid TS3650 (I shifted them down a bit).

I really like the lift – the build quality is fantastic – but it’s my first so I don’t have much to compare it to. Since I don’t swing a lot of large bits, the smaller (PC690) router is more than adequate for my needs.





9 comments so far

View crappywoodworker's profile

crappywoodworker

16 posts in 1271 days


#1 posted 06-15-2011 06:22 AM

Looks great. Here is a similar build without the router lift (still to come).

-- John Davis, D.C./Balt

View mafe's profile

mafe

9621 posts in 1812 days


#2 posted 06-15-2011 12:59 PM

That is a nice router table!
Best thoughts,
Mads

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

View Jim Jakosh's profile

Jim Jakosh

12010 posts in 1828 days


#3 posted 06-15-2011 01:35 PM

Nice project of the table extension router table and the fence. You’ll get a lot of use from that one and you can use the common fence with the table saw!! Smart thinking!!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

View SPalm's profile

SPalm

4904 posts in 2604 days


#4 posted 06-15-2011 02:20 PM

Nice.
I bought one this winter too. I still need to mount it.

Looks great. Thanks for the inspiration.
Steve

-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

View JamesVavra's profile

JamesVavra

288 posts in 2038 days


#5 posted 06-15-2011 02:36 PM

@John – I really like your saddle/fence/dust intake. I think I’ll borrow that.

View Ken90712's profile

Ken90712

15159 posts in 1911 days


#6 posted 06-15-2011 04:04 PM

Very nice, I was so glad I added one of there on my Table Saw. You will love it!

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

View Jorge Velez's profile

Jorge Velez

344 posts in 1309 days


#7 posted 06-15-2011 08:12 PM

nice work!

-- Jorge Velez, Guadalajara, Mexico.

View BilltheDiver's profile

BilltheDiver

232 posts in 1608 days


#8 posted 06-15-2011 10:20 PM

I put the same lift in the extension of my old Unisaw. Boy has it increased the versatility and accuracy of the router table over my old “Crapsman” unit!

-- "Measure twice, cut once, count fingers"

View TheHarr's profile

TheHarr

103 posts in 2261 days


#9 posted 05-23-2012 12:39 AM

Nice project. I picked up the same router lift over 2 years ago and finally made my router table. I like everything about it, especially the price. Here is a link to my blogs showing the construction of the router table (part 1) and the adjustable fence (part 2).

http://lumberjocks.com/TheHarr/blog/30088

http://lumberjocks.com/TheHarr/blog/30099

-- The wood is good.

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