Jig Adjust the Angle

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Project by Miro Amancio posted 03-03-2014 03:43 AM 3309 views 45 times favorited 21 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Good Night, Friends.
In need to make a jig to adjust the angle on the guide edging
chisel and planer blade.
I wanted to make a compact as well as wanted to keep along with the
accessories for edging.
Used Cumaru, Itauba and a piece of shoelace.
I ended up with this result, hope you like:


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#1 posted 03-03-2014 04:04 AM

Slick. Great idea!

Thanks for sharing.

-- Nicky

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#2 posted 03-03-2014 04:15 AM

Excellent design, I like how you can square up
the cutting edges, very good.

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#3 posted 03-03-2014 04:30 AM

What a good little rig!
I’ve been planning to make something like this and now I won’t have to design it myself. ....... Thanks.

It will fit perfectly in this. .. Favorited.

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#4 posted 03-03-2014 04:39 AM

Good idea. I’ve been using a small block of wood but it is only good for my chisels at 30 degrees. I like the adjustability of you jig.


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#5 posted 03-03-2014 06:48 AM

Great idea!

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#6 posted 03-03-2014 10:55 AM

what a cool idea

-- steve, simple and effective

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#7 posted 03-03-2014 01:11 PM

Could you share the measurements for the grooves? This will give me a much more consistent sharpening edges. Thanks for sharing this. Pat

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#8 posted 03-03-2014 04:58 PM

That’s a great idea! I’ve seen plenty of blocks for setting the blade angle, but I’ve never seen an adjustable one. I’m adding that to my to-do list. It would be a perfect idea to submit to a magazine, you should seriously consider it!

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#9 posted 03-03-2014 06:21 PM

Very creative idea

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#10 posted 03-03-2014 06:59 PM

very good thinking ,good idea.

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#11 posted 03-03-2014 08:31 PM

That is really cool. Thanks for sharing

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#12 posted 03-03-2014 11:06 PM

Good idea.

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#13 posted 03-04-2014 12:25 AM

Very good

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#14 posted 03-04-2014 01:11 AM

great idea. just what i need

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#15 posted 03-04-2014 03:03 AM

Thank you all for having enjoyed my jig.

The measurements for the grooves l depend on the honing guide you have.


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