Tablesaw Tenoning Jig

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Project by APease75 posted 04-06-2012 11:26 PM 4299 views 16 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a tenoning jig i just finished for my unisaw. I have a mirror frame to make for a customer and ive finally got fed-up without having a jig dedicated for this. I considered a few other styles that didn’t involve my saw fence, but its hard to pass up that nice biesemeyer unit. The jig is made entirely of 1/2 inch Baltic Birch plywood scraps.

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#1 posted 04-07-2012 01:04 AM

I think I’ll build another one like this. I made one for my Craftsman but the fence was so narrow, that it was about useless. This one looks a lot more stable. I have a better saw now, I think I’ll make one like yours. I like the holes for the clamps, it beats fighting with a c-clamp.

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#2 posted 04-07-2012 03:29 AM

I like it, The holes for the clamps are a nice feature.

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#3 posted 04-07-2012 06:26 AM

I also have one similar. I was surprised how well they can work. Currently using it for bridal joints for some windows. Wish I had a fence like yours though. Fine adjustment would be good to have too.

Well done.

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#4 posted 04-07-2012 11:46 AM

Very nice design. I like the holes for the clamps.

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#5 posted 04-07-2012 02:31 PM

Aren’t those two screws on the lower end too low?
It looks like the blade might hit them.

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#6 posted 04-13-2012 01:28 PM

those screws are too low for sure, haha….thanks for pointing out that design flaw Hskrfan, i almost had a collision with a freshly sharpened saw blade. i moved them up inline with the lower row of screws on the body of the jig

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