LumberJocks

Kerfmaker a la smart.

  • Advertise with us
Project by Lumberpunk posted 02-26-2014 05:50 PM 2194 views 12 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here is my kerfmaker, inspired by mafe: http://lumberjocks.com/mafe/blog/18170 and others.

I made mine a bit longer than others I have seen as I have been doing some big kerfs when making toy swords for the kids.

The knob and t-bolt came from the Lee Valley jig and fixture parts kit I bought a couple of years ago, one of the most useful purchases I have made, look for them when the come up on special offers. The knob was a bit to big to lie the tool on it’s side flat so I chucked it up in the drill press and turned it down with a file.

Made from birch and maple.

It makes excellent kerfs as you can see in later pics.





3 comments so far

View 489tad's profile

489tad

2448 posts in 1734 days


#1 posted 02-27-2014 12:47 AM

You did a nice job. I bought two kits from rockler a while back.

-- Dan, Naperville IL, I.G.N.

View Jerry's profile

Jerry

216 posts in 2261 days


#2 posted 03-02-2014 03:32 PM

Good build, thanks for sharing!!

-- Jerry - Rochester, MN *Whether you think you can or you can't, you are probably right* - Henry Ford

View madts's profile

madts

1289 posts in 1062 days


#3 posted 03-02-2014 05:01 PM

Very nice my man.

-- Thor and Odin are still the greatest of Gods.

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase