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Jig, round tenons on square stock and table

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Project by bowtie posted 492 days ago 3034 views 31 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A jig featured in Woodworkers Journal April 2013.
My brother and I built this jig and a table for their living room during a recent visit.
Jig is 3/4” pine plywood base, hickory registration blocks, poplar tenon guides, and red oak miter slot runner.
Works really well.
Table is 20” x 21” red cedar all tenon frame. The lower shelf is secured with dowels. No nails or screws used.
I didn’t list dimensions because mine is 100% scrap and differs from the published specs.

-- bowtie,.....jus passin thru.... cccedar.com





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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 492 days ago

Very cool jig. Great looking table.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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jaykaypur

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#2 posted 491 days ago

This is a great idea and yours “turned” out great. Love the table…..a real beauty.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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stefang

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#3 posted 491 days ago

A great idea if you don’t have a lathe.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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_Moose_

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#4 posted 491 days ago

Great idea. This is why I love LJs.

-- _Moose_ Hooper, UT

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a1Jim

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#5 posted 491 days ago

Good jig.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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eddie

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#6 posted 491 days ago

very cleaver

-- Jesus Is Alright with me

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gfadvm

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#7 posted 491 days ago

That looks really handy and simple to build. I like the different sized templates. Thanks for another winner!

I still haven’t caught a single wood bee in my traps :(

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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mariva57

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#8 posted 491 days ago

Good idea, compliments.

-- The common man thinks. The wise man is silent. The stupid man discusses.

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widdle

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#9 posted 491 days ago

very good..Thank you..Just did something similar on the table saw…works ok , but a little rough..I’ll give this a go..

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widdle

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#10 posted 491 days ago

very good..Thank you..Just did something similar on the table saw…works ok , but a little rough..I’ll give this a go..

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ScottKaye

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#11 posted 491 days ago

top notch! will have to file this away for when I need it!

-- "Nothing happens until you build it"

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whitebeast88

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#12 posted 491 days ago

great jig.love the table,very nice.where do you get your cedar?i haven’t found anyone local to get some from yet.

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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bowtie

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#13 posted 491 days ago

Thanks for all the comments, whitebeast88 I have a small sawmill and saw my own, some from storm downed trees, some for half the wood from logs brought to me.

-- bowtie,.....jus passin thru.... cccedar.com

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Mike

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#14 posted 491 days ago

Sweet jig yet another use for the router!

-- A person of integrity never speaks of it...he walks in it...

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jakopo

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#15 posted 491 days ago

Did you have a great idea and great project relizzato with jig

-- --Jakopo--

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