LumberJocks

Reply by squarehippo

  • Advertise with us

Posted on Drill press mirrored hole jig

View squarehippo's profile

squarehippo

16 posts in 2092 days


#1 posted 07-28-2013 08:38 PM

Actually, wheel wells are just an example. In this case, I’m trying to drill a hole into the top of a board one inch in from either end. But the problem is the same…how to set up a stop that measures the exact same distance from the right and the left side of the bit. Currently, I use a long, thin scrap, drill a hole at one end, and then cut it to the length where I want the stop positioned. That way I can set my stops at the same distance on the right and left side of the bit. The problem is that it’s not a very flexible solution since I have to cut a new one for every distance I work with. But thanks for the ideas!


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