Need help. Looking for source to accurately cut mdf/plywood for miter saw jig.

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Forum topic by groy87 posted 09-05-2015 12:06 AM 689 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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09-05-2015 12:06 AM

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Hello all. I’m in the process of making a jig or my miter saw to hold down small workpieces. I don’t have a table saw and was looking for recommendations on where I should look to see if I can have someone accurately rip the pieces to the appropriate dimensions. I’m am located in the Orange County area of California. I’ve called a few cabinet shops to see if they would cut the material for me but no luck so far. Any recommendations on where to look would be greatly appreciated

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#1 posted 09-05-2015 02:36 AM

Try a Vocational School with a wood shop.

-- Respectfully, Paul

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#2 posted 09-05-2015 02:38 AM

Look on craigslist to see who’s selling lumber or older tools because they got newer ones. I’m sure they wouldn’t mind cutting a little for free or a small fee.

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