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Blog entry by Gabe posted 08-13-2010 09:10 PM 1050 reads 0 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hi everyone!

Just starting out, and already, I’m running out of money :P

Thought I’d share this quick tip someone gave me. Never forget that if you have a festool MFT/3, you always have a convenient way of making a sled with scraps in little to no time.

Sled is 3/4 mdf, then just use some clamps on the side of the table to get the bottom rail. Upper rail is easy to do with the MFT/3 accessories.

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Cheers! Looking forward to doing projects!

-- - Gabe

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#1 posted 08-13-2010 11:34 PM

Thanks for the posting Gabe. I will make one of these for my festool table and have it ready. I do have a set of the MFS guides. Might be able to use them?

-- Oldworld, Fair Oaks, Ca

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#2 posted 08-14-2010 02:52 AM

If you can afford the MFS guides, they sure make everything easier indeed!

-- - Gabe

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