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TOOLS FOR SALE #1: AKEDA DC16 DOVETAIL JIG FOR SALE

02-10-2020 05:59 PM by Stock | 1 comment »

Akeda 16 dovetail jig for sale. $400.00 plus shipping. I bought this jig to use in my cabinet shop but never had any of my shop people get it to efficiently make dovetails. As you can see from the photos it has a few scratches and marks but they do not affect the functionality of the tool. There was a DVD that my local Woodcraft store had but I never was able to obtain a copy. I closed my business in 2009 and have been selling off my tools as I unpack them. My. Hope is that this precision too...

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Some New Tools

08-26-2010 07:18 PM by Michael J. Moore | 5 comments »

I picked up an AKEDA DC 16 Dovetail Jig on eBay about a week ago and it got here this last Tuesday. It’s in great shape. Most of the bits still have the coating on them and most of the parts were not opened. Now I do wish it was the BC 24 but those are on Backorder until who knows when so I had to go with what I could get. I decided to go with the Akeda after speaking with Kevan, the designer, about what I would be using it for. He offered some great insight and I am confident that I ma...

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Auxillary Workbench #5: Apron - The inlaid (shadow) dovetail

06-07-2007 07:48 AM by mot | 12 comments »

I have been hemming and hawing on what I was going to do to give this little bench a bit more character. It’s going to serve a dual role in being both my auxillary bench for hand tool work as well as my 2 year old son’s bench. In that vane, I decided to add a little detail to the apron…the shadow or inlaid dovetail. Please note: Though I prefer to do these one-off projects with handcut dovetails, the Akeda 16 Jig was used throughout. To start, I joined one maple board...

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