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Stumpy jig contest : My last jig : my version of a fingerjoint

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Project by Diggerjacks posted 846 days ago 3235 views 10 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hello

Last week I have decided to make my own version of a jig to done fingerjoint

I have been inspired with a lot of jigs posted on this site.

The first idea was the security :

The piece of wood is clamped with the front piece of MDF and the second
I’ve added a handle to be sure that my hand is used and the front piece guard my second hand behind it

The second piece can move to the left or the right to ajust the fingerjoint

This is not a revolution but I ilke it

I have done a try with two piece of MDF (Pic 6)

Comments welcome

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





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helluvawreck

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#1 posted 846 days ago

It’s a nice jig. Nicely made too.

helluvawreck
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-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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PurpLev

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#2 posted 846 days ago

nice

-- ㊍ When in doubt - There is no doubt - Go the safer route.

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Martyroc

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#3 posted 846 days ago

Nice Jig, and it looks like the joint came out good.

-- Martin ....always count the number of fingers you have before, and after using the saw.

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Bricofleur

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#4 posted 846 days ago

Well, you did a pretty good job. This is a good looking jig, all made out of my beloved MDF!

All is on the details. Congrats.

Best,

Serge

http://atelierdubricoleur.wordpress.com

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

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Roger

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#5 posted 846 days ago

Looks gr8, and from the pic, it looks like it cuts very precise. Very nice. I like the handle you put on it also

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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Bob817

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#6 posted 846 days ago

This is a nice jig.

-- ~ Bob ~ Newton, N.H.

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Robsshop

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#7 posted 846 days ago

Different but obviously effective ! Those are some tight fitting joints DJ, looks like set up is simple and quick. Nice job and thanks for showing, and as always keep safe….....ROB

-- Rob,Gaithersburg,MD,One mans trash is another mans repurposed wood shop treasure ! ;-)

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goriak

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#8 posted 846 days ago

I hope this is not the last one.

-- почти столяр

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mloy365

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#9 posted 846 days ago

Nice jig. Great lookin’ end result!

-- Mike - Northern Upper Michigan

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Diggerjacks

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#10 posted 845 days ago

Hello

To all thanks for your comments

To goriak : It isn’t the last jig I have a lot of another jigs in progress…

To Bricofleur (Serge) : I like also the MDF (for the jigs )

To Roger : the handle is for my security and I have a lot of fun to make it

Thanks

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

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kiefer

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#11 posted 833 days ago

Nice and simple and will do the job .
Now lets put it to use and have more fun .
Kiefer

-- Kiefer 松

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StumpyNubs

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#12 posted 822 days ago

You should enter this into our jig contest! Email photos along with your LJ name to jigcontest@runbox.com. You might win!

-- It's the best woodworking show since the invention of wood... New episodes at: http://www.stumpynubs.com

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Diggerjacks

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#13 posted 820 days ago

Hello Stumpy

Thanks for your comments and the invitation

And thanks for all your works and jigs

I love them

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

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Roger Clark aka Rex

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#14 posted 820 days ago

très bon, DiggerJacks. A simple and very elegant jig and well made. I like it very much, félicitations

-- Roger-R, Republic of Texas. "Always look on the Bright Side of Life" - An eyeball to eyeball confrontation with a blind person is as complete waste of Time.

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Dave

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#15 posted 820 days ago

Nice jig, good luck.

-- Superdav "No matter where you go - there you are." http://chiselandforge.com

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