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Project by Dwayne posted 02-15-2013 09:20 AM 4207 views 14 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Kreg Jig Storage / Workstation solution. I have received so many good ideas and enjoyed Lumberjocks I though I need to help in the contribution with some post.

Still have to go buy a handle then it should be done. Made it with all scraps I had on hand. The oak that is stained are stair tread scraps my step dad had from a job. I saved them from the burn pile 8 months ago. They are a perfect 1” height as the Kreg Jig. I made it deep for more storage, but it is a little too tall when on my bench. May be perfect if I put it on my saw horses. I have a few more ideas for it. The pencil, drill bit, allen wrench holder will come in handy. The size was all dictated from the jig size and scraps.





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Bill_N

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#1 posted 02-15-2013 09:36 AM

I like it

-- I have the Saw Dust Fever

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Time2beupinAZ

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#2 posted 02-15-2013 10:26 AM

Looks great. Nice work.

-- Tim - I usally measure twice after I cut......then I know for sure that I cut it short.....

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#3 posted 02-15-2013 11:07 AM

Good job. Keep up the good work.

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

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#4 posted 02-15-2013 11:24 AM

You took some scraps and turned them in to a good looking shop aide!!!
Organization is great thing!!!

-- Randy-- I may not be good...but I am slow! If good things come to those who wait.... Why is procrastination a bad thing?

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sprucegum

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#5 posted 02-15-2013 11:25 AM

That is a great idea Kreg makes a nice jig but the box it comes in is a POS no way to put all of the pieces away in a organized manner.

-- A tube of calk and a gallon of paint will make a carpenter what he ain't

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Dwayne

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#6 posted 02-15-2013 01:04 PM

I found a handle I salvaged so my total cost is $0. Just a little time.

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#7 posted 02-15-2013 04:27 PM

Well done should serve you well.

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

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Richard

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#8 posted 02-15-2013 08:20 PM

Looks great , What is the overall size?

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Dwayne

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#9 posted 02-15-2013 09:20 PM

With my scraps and the jig it’s 7” h x 23”w x 11”

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Dwayne

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#10 posted 02-15-2013 11:55 PM

Oops 6” h

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#11 posted 02-16-2013 01:20 AM

Great job . A good way to keep up with all the parts and jig in one.

-- Gary Panama City Fl In God I Trust

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#12 posted 02-16-2013 02:19 AM

Way cool! As far as I’m concerned the only thing for the burn pile is splinters, which is why my shop looks like something exploded in there. The wife was in there this afternoon biting her tongue…. hehe

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#13 posted 02-16-2013 03:34 AM

I really like that this is all in one…i’d consider it if I didn’t already have the kreg tool box

-- It's made of wood. Real sturdy.--Chubbs Peterson

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Dwayne

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#14 posted 02-17-2013 04:32 PM

P.S. I read on LJs of a tip to paint the measurment marks and gently wipe off the paint to make it easier to read. I have 20/20 and its a pain for me to read and it reminds me to change the collar depth. Yea I for got once…. Or twice.

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