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Review by Jim posted 1900 days ago 2471 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I saw a review of this and decided to order and give it a try. It’s a fine product—accurate and simple to use. My kind of tool! What is it? It’s a jig that “sets any miter gauge to precise angles”. It’s pretty self explanatory in its use but the extra cool feature is the aluminum “step bar” that’s provided that allows the jig to set any 1/2° angle between 0° and 55°. Simple and time saving.

The inventor also has a miter setting jig for segmented cuts as well, but I’m afraid I didn’t get that one yet so I can’t comment on it.

Their website is www.miterset.com

Fine Woodworking had a review of it. And I think the latest issue of Wood Magazine had a review too.

Recommended.

-- Jim, www.greenteawoodworking.com




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#1 posted 1900 days ago

Thanks for the review Jim.
I have one and it super great for setting angles, don’t know how I got along without it before.

-- Only the Shadow knows....................

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#2 posted 1900 days ago

Hey Jim
Interesting product thanks for the info.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#3 posted 1900 days ago

Thanks. I need to look into this one.

-- Jerry--A man can never have enough tools or clamps

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#4 posted 1900 days ago

Oh, yeah. I got one! It is great for setting angles on your miter gauge.

Highly recommend you all get one.

I have the standard version.

-- Makin' Sawdust!!!

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#5 posted 1900 days ago

Cool looking tool….value added workshop addition.

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#6 posted 1900 days ago

Thanks for the review…I will have to look into one.

-- Don S.E. OK

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#7 posted 1898 days ago

Could someone explain to me why I didn’t think of this ? Brilliant.

-- Paul

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#8 posted 1897 days ago

OttawaP,

Same reason I didn’t think of the pet rock or the Big Mac.

-- Makin' Sawdust!!!

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#9 posted 1895 days ago

Thanks, I’ll be ordering one of these.

-- Father of two sons. Both Eagle Scouts.

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