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Things got a little jiggy this week

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Project by Woodmaster1 posted 368 days ago 1762 views 5 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This week I made a finger box jig, tenon jig, miter sled and a aux. fence for dadoing. The finger jig will cut 1/4, 3/8, 1/2, and 3/4 fingers. The sample shown was the first try and it was dead on.





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JohnNIC

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#1 posted 368 days ago

nice

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#2 posted 368 days ago

I may have to “borrow” your miter sled idea…thanks for sharing

-- Measure "at least" twice and cut once

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#3 posted 368 days ago

no woodworking without them

-- Stelios L.A. Stavrinides: - I am not so rich to buy cheap tools, but... necessity is the mother of inventions - http://www.steliart.com --

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#4 posted 368 days ago

I currently have an 18-year old Craftsman benchtop table saw with non-standard miter slots. Once I get my new table saw I’m sure I’ll go crazy making all the jigs I’ve been thinking about for some time now. Thanks for the inspiration!

-- Tim, Glen Burnie, Maryland

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Mike

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#5 posted 368 days ago

I like your miter sled. I might modify mine a little now. Looks like you can cut about any length stock you need t.

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

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gfadvm

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#6 posted 368 days ago

A nice set of well built and useful jigs.

I have studied your box joint jig and can’t figure out how you adjust it for different width fingers/slots?

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

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Woodmaster1

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#7 posted 368 days ago

I made different plates for each size that is attached to the bottom with screws. The back plate in the middle is also removable to match the size being cut.

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gfadvm

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#8 posted 368 days ago

Thanks for the explanation.

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

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#9 posted 367 days ago

Man you did get busy over the weekend..some great looking jigs.

-- Dave.......Keep calm and make more sawdust....

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