Leigh at the woodworking shows?

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Forum topic by Fireguy posted 01-07-2011 08:15 PM 1096 views 0 times favorited 5 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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01-07-2011 08:15 PM

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Has anyone been to the woodworking shows this year? I was wondering if Leigh has a booth or display. I am really interesed in their dovetail jigs and was hoping I could see them at the show when I go next month.



-- Alex

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#1 posted 01-07-2011 08:19 PM

Can’t you give them a call and ask them????

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#2 posted 01-07-2011 10:06 PM

If you go to their website they have a collection of very good videos about their various products.

I own their Super 12 dovetail jig. It’s the cheapest one they make and it costs just a little more than other higher quality jigs. Yet, it has all the great Leigh features (variable spacing and others). I highly recommend it. Frankly, I don’t see the need to step up to their more expensive jigs.

-- Rich, Cedar Rapids, IA - I'm a woodworker. I don't create beauty, I reveal it.

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#3 posted 01-10-2011 03:02 PM

Thanks for the respones.

I have been on there site and they have some great info and videos. I am planning on getting the super 18, in the near furture.

-- Alex

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#4 posted 01-11-2011 04:13 PM

I don’t recall seeing them at the Baltimore show this past weekend but that doesn’t mean they weren’t there. If you’re coming to Columbus, swing by the booth and I’ll show you how to cut them by hand so you don’t need to buy a jig.

-- Chuck Bender, period furniture maker, woodworking instructor

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#5 posted 01-11-2011 07:10 PM


I am planning on going to the show in Milwaukee next month, are you going to be at that one? If so what booth are you in, i would definitly stop by.


-- Alex

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