Help with assembling a jig

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Forum topic by WoodMoves posted 09-01-2011 06:50 PM 1135 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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09-01-2011 06:50 PM

Its to be used with a router that has a 5/8th bushing and a 3/8th bit to make some 3/8th slots in a board or piece of plywood

what I’m struggling with is what tool or machine I can use to create the jig with

here is a drawing with some dimensions


also I just want to confirm that with that bushing and bit combo that offset is 1/8th correct

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#1 posted 09-02-2011 02:51 AM

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#2 posted 09-02-2011 03:00 AM

I’d say table saw to rip the base part to size, and a miter saw to cut the slots, then a 1/2” chisel to square the inside line of the slots and clean it up.

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