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Large Elliptical Cutting Jig

Large Elliptical Cutting Jig

        For the top of this art Nouveau style coffee table top which is 60" wide by 80" long, needing to cut a perfect ellipse onto 1" thick 17 ply apple plywood. To make this cutting jig I used...

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The ultimate jig for making jigs

The ultimate jig for making jigs

FWW router legend Pat Warner has topped even himself with this incredible shop-built machine, which machines both wood and metal to within 0.001 in. It is designed to give birth to other jigs, just as precise.

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The Enterprise

"The Enterprise"

This 24 foot long three axis jig is used to locate templates anywhere on logs up to 22' long. Born of necessity, this jig and it predecessor have helped me create two beatiful spiral...

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Copying Slides

Copying Slides

A tip on converting slides to digital if you can't get a good scan

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Would You Drive a Wooden Scooter?

Would You Drive a Wooden Scooter?

Carlos Alberto built a complete working scooter from wood that's completely over the top

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My Wood Shop

My Wood Shop

Work in progress everyday.  Will it ever be perfect?

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$73 jig changes tablesaw joinery

$73 jig changes tablesaw joinery

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A small tool company is offering a simple setup tool that will revolutionize tablesaw joinery of all kinds--from grooves and dadoes to drawer joinery. And it couldn't be easier to use.

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BOX JOINT JIG

BOX JOINT JIG

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I have been looking around for a box joint jig lately but decided to design one where I don't have to set the blade width and opted for a adjustable advance mechanism to match the finger width to the...

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MY ROUTER LATHE

MY ROUTER LATHE

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 ROUTER LATHE

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Simple cross cut jig

Simple cross cut jig

I needed a simple crosscut jig that I could make quickly in the shop. With basic materials and an hour, I had just what was called for. I recorded the building process and uploaded the video to...

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NEW  STYLE LEG VISE AND WORK BENCH

NEW STYLE LEG VISE AND WORK BENCH

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I developed a new leg vise that uses a type one lever instead of the old type three lever design that has been around for hundreds of years . The vise has no crank handle or wheel it is operated with...

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NEW LEG VISE DESIGN

NEW LEG VISE DESIGN

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I developed a new leg vise that uses a type one lever instead of the old type three lever design that has been around for hundreds of years . The vise has no crank handle or wheel it is operated with...

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Dovetails Just Got a Little Easier

Dovetails Just Got a Little Easier

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Setup block simplifies clamping parts for layout.

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Woodworking Abroad

Woodworking Abroad

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I returned to the Chippendale International School of Furniture in Scotland for my second year, and I am once again inspired by their mix of traditional techniques, ability to adapt to new situations, and their progressive and unabashed approach to furniture making.

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Adjustable Bandsaw Log Cutting and Jointing Sled Jig

Adjustable Bandsaw Log Cutting and Jointing Sled Jig

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I designed and built an adjustable bandsaw log slicing jig. The designed was inspired from similar contraptions online. The advantage of this jig is that it can easily adjust to the length of the log...

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Benchtop Template Multirouter phase2

Benchtop Template Multirouter phase2

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These are some photos of my multirouter in the second phase. I build it and now it is time to test, adjust and setup this jig. I have to make templates for it too. This will take some timeespecially...

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under the dome

under the dome

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not really a 'fine' woodworking project, but a challenging and complex project nonetheless

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Honduran Rosewood Knife Display Box

Honduran Rosewood Knife Display Box

I collect knives and needed another display case, mainly for some Chris Reeve knives with Honduran Rosewood inlays. So, I chose honduran rosewood and built a small display box. All solid HR with...

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AWFS: Bench Dog shelf-pin jig is an unbeatable value

AWFS: Bench Dog shelf-pin jig is an unbeatable value

If you only occasionally need a shelf-pin drilling jig, but are serious about your furniture, you can not beat Bench Dog's $20 system.

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jigs, how to cut them saftly

jigs, how to cut them saftly

This is a simple jig that can be used to cut dowels saftly. This jig will also prevent the dowel cap from flying off the bandsaw table. These caps are used to cover the screws when using the glue...

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