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Norms Router Station In Progress

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Blog entry by Brad posted 07-04-2009 02:29 AM 887 reads 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

So I’m building Norms Router Station…

Almost don’t just need to complete the top and the dust collection on the back side.

Pic 1

Pic 2

-- Brad -- www.bradfordwoodworking.blogspot.com



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#1 posted 07-04-2009 02:31 AM

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#2 posted 07-04-2009 02:34 AM

Hey Brad
Looking good Norm would be proud

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#3 posted 07-04-2009 03:01 AM

Here is a link to Pat Warner’s video on FWW. You may have to sign up for their 14 free trial to see it, but you may not:
http://www.taunton.com/finewoodworking/SkillsAndTechniques/SkillsAndTechniquesArticle.aspx?id=5291
HE uses 5/8” cabinet grade mdf, heavily cross-braced and coated with Watco oil. If you join or are already a member do a search for his name and look at some of the things he suggests.

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#4 posted 07-04-2009 06:00 AM

I have safety issues with the technique that is demonstrated in the video John has linked to.
1. removing the spacers with the cutter spinning is asking for trouble
2. being able to use feather boards with a router adds safety and accuracy, using the spacers doesn’t allow the use of feather boards (unless you reset the feather board every time you remove a spacer, which would be crazy)

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#5 posted 07-04-2009 06:48 AM

Nice! That’s a big project!

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#6 posted 07-04-2009 12:54 PM

Looks its taking good shape.
Do update us with the progress.

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