Simple yet effective box joint jig

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Project by Pete posted 02-18-2013 09:20 PM 1916 views 2 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I’ve looked at a lot of jigs for box joints, and decided it can’t be that complicated. I was right. I simply clamped a scrap to my miter, pushed it through. Attached another scrap, measured over, pushed it over against (after clamping it down at the right spot). Done. And the results were as good as I hoped for!

-- Measure with a micrometer, mark with a crayon, cut it with a chainsaw.

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#1 posted 02-18-2013 09:43 PM

Check out a zero clearance for that there saw!!

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-- Pat - Worker of Wood, Collector of Tools, Father of one

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#2 posted 02-18-2013 11:17 PM

Yep making one of these is easy nice job. I make my own as well.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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