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Project by mariva57 posted 12-06-2013 09:30 PM 2732 views 3 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I built this little jig to drill holes in small
cylinders of wood or polyethylene. The jig is attached to the base of the drill press, the cylinder block, the hole, I loosen the nut and
cylinder drilled coming out from under, so I can drill repeatedly without moving the jig. These cylinders drilled serve me to repair the clamps (rubbish) that are broken, I bought in the store of Chinese. After the reparation seems to work, we hope

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

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Jim Jakosh

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#1 posted 12-07-2013 12:25 AM

Cool jig. That should get the job done just fine. I like it!!

Cheers, Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#2 posted 12-07-2013 01:28 AM

Cool jig. But those HF clamps aren’t worth repairing. Next the upper jaw will snap off!

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

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#3 posted 12-07-2013 02:31 PM

Necessity is the mother of invention

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#4 posted 12-07-2013 04:01 PM

That’s very resourceful. Nice work.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#5 posted 12-07-2013 05:24 PM

Great job

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#6 posted 12-07-2013 06:53 PM

Nice idea.

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#7 posted 12-07-2013 08:10 PM

Great idea!!

Thanks for sharing!!!


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