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Project by Brookebond posted 09-12-2012 09:02 AM 1649 views 7 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I was getting so frustrated constantly trying to set the height of my router bit in my standard Router Table. I built this Router Table from plans courtesy of Norm Abram and enhanced it by adding a motorised lifting mechanism. It’s a great piece of kit which allows me to raise and lower the bit with ease and extreme accuracy. I can also raise the bit into the work piece to create stopped dados or mortises.





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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 09-12-2012 09:15 AM

Looks well built & well thought out

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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woodworm

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#2 posted 09-12-2012 12:33 PM

Very nicely built Router Table.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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Mauricio

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#3 posted 09-12-2012 04:59 PM

Look great. I would be interested to see details of the lifting mechanism.

-- Mauricio - Woodstock, GA - "Confusion is the Womb of Learning, with utter conviction being it's Tomb" Prof. T.O. Nitsch

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sandhill

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#4 posted 09-13-2012 03:03 AM

Will it work with any router lift? Where did you find it?

-- Bob Egbert AKA Sandhill http://www.sandhillwoodworks.com/

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#5 posted 09-13-2012 08:04 AM

Well done and nice set up!

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

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