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Forum topic by tyvekboy posted 08-13-2016 10:07 PM 1212 views 0 times favorited 8 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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08-13-2016 10:07 PM

Topic tags/keywords: router fence table saw accuracy measuring tools keyway keys

Some good things I found on-line that I thought I’d pass along to all my buddies and anyone who happens upon this post.

TIP #!:

Fence transforms tablesaw into a real router table

Free plans for those who want or have a router table extension on their table saw.

I’m thinking of adding this to my Milti-Use Table Saw Fence .

TIP #2

Keyway Keys Guarantee Accuracy
Learn an old machinist’s secret to verify the accuracy of your work.

That’s all for today.

-- Tyvekboy -- Marietta, GA ………….. one can never be too organized

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#1 posted 08-13-2016 10:32 PM

The first one looks pretty familiar to me. I have a reasonably similar jig that I use on my Unisaw at home and on my ShopSmith in Az. They both work great. Lots of ways to build them but you gotta love using your tablesaw fence as a router table fence as well.

-- Paul M ..............If God wanted us to have fiberglass boats he would have given us fibreglass trees.

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#2 posted 08-13-2016 11:07 PM

Both great tips. Thanks tyvekboy.

I don’t yet have a router built into my table saw extension, but it is on the list. This looks like a great way to do the fence.

-- Clin

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#3 posted 08-13-2016 11:28 PM

Thanks for that mate!

-- "These are my principles. And if you don't like them, I have others." ... Cheers, David from Sydney Australia

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#4 posted 08-13-2016 11:46 PM

Very good tips…

Seems like I received some of these in an email today! :)
... it’s nice to see them again… for everyone…

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: ... My Small Gallery:"

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#5 posted 08-15-2016 01:43 PM

FW should publish your fence setup .


-- Kiefer

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#6 posted 08-15-2016 02:12 PM

Since my fence is just a combination of their ideas I don’t think they’d be interested. Now if I can make it brew beer while using the table saw and router … maybe they’d publish it then … lol

-- Tyvekboy -- Marietta, GA ………….. one can never be too organized

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#7 posted 08-16-2016 09:01 AM

Very helpful tips. Thanks for sharing this.

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#8 posted 08-29-2016 07:30 AM

These a great tips.
Thanks for posting.
Particularity like your adaption on:

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