Miter Key Jig

comments (4) April 11th, 2013 in Jigs

RobertWood RobertWood, member
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I use this miter key jig when building boxes, frames, etc.... anywhere I want to reinforce the miter. Miter keys also provide a nice visual effect. From a 1 1/2" x 1 1/2" hardwood scrap, I created a "cut sampler". This lets me see how high I need to raise the blade to obtain a miter key of a certain length.

posted in: Jigs, tablesaw jig

Comments (4)

Greg_ Greg_ writes: Very nice yet handy jig. I would like a set of plans if available.
Posted: 7:27 pm on March 15th

John_Pennick John_Pennick writes: I like it. Are you willing to share any plans?

Posted: 12:08 am on December 6th

Dmahany Dmahany writes: Great job on this jig. I've been making Doug Stowe style boxes and pen display boxes and this jig is much more universal than the one I'm currently using. Now I have another project to do! Thanks.
Posted: 10:56 am on May 6th

legal1 legal1 writes: Looks great! Isn"t this very similar to the commercial version sold by Eagle America? What are your dimensions?
Posted: 9:59 am on May 5th

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