Finger Joint Jig - Stumpy Nubs Version

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Project by RevenantJoiner posted 06-19-2017 03:01 PM 2743 views 3 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Built the Stumpy Nubs table saw finger joint jig. It works well. Made two minor modifications: mounted the threaded rod in shaft collars in wood brackets rather than the strap hold down brackets suggested which raised it up a bit; used set screws on the nuts on the end of the rod to allow for adjustments; and put in a hole in the carrier box to allow for a hold down clamp to hold small pieces.

The only problem I had with the clamp as first finished was trouble in holding smaller pieces in the jig. The single hole on the left of the carriage allowed me to put in a bolt to which I then added a hold down clamp. Works like a charm.

Joints come out nicely even and tight. Have not tried other sizes yet.

-- Each time your start a project and work on it, a tree smiles knowing there’s life after death.

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#1 posted 06-19-2017 08:37 PM

Sweet. I need to build one of these!

-- A bad day woodworking is still better than a good day working.

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#2 posted 06-20-2017 03:59 AM

I agree, now if I can just get done with my 5 other lifetimes of projects I will squeeze it in!!!!

Nice work though, looks nice and seems to produce some great looks joints.

-- Live to tell the stories, they sound better that way.

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#3 posted 06-20-2017 02:41 PM

This is a wonderful jig and you have done a fine job on it.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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