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New Yankee Workshop - Router Table

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Project by microtia posted 07-23-2008 01:55 AM 8231 views 6 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I needed a quality router table for my wood router. After watching “Uncle Norm” build his on TV, I thought I’d make one of my own. It turned out pretty nice. So, I’m gonna make it my 1st Lumberjocks project.

I’m collecting a few pictures now that I’ll put up shortly.

-- Mike, Florida, http://www.just-wood-routers.com





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sIKE

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#1 posted 07-23-2008 02:05 AM

I have this on my to-do list (2 projects away) I would be interested in knowing any thing that might help me get this done, any gotchas etc…

Top looks good though

-- //FC - Round Rock, TX - "Experience is what you get just after you need it"

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#2 posted 07-23-2008 03:22 AM

I made one also. It’s kind of like a right of passage!

-- - Ray

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microtia

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#3 posted 07-23-2008 03:23 AM

Thanks. I took MANY pictures as I worked on this project. I’m writing up a step-by-step illustrated chronology that I’ll post to my wood router site. The first pages should be up soon. I’ll point you to them when they’re there.

-- Mike, Florida, http://www.just-wood-routers.com

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#4 posted 07-23-2008 04:20 AM

Mike,

This is a nice project that yields a very useful piece of shop furniture. I, like sIKE, have one of these on my to do list and have the NYW plans. So I may be starting one of these as well in the near term.

You did a good job on the build, by the way.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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#5 posted 07-23-2008 05:48 AM

Looks good, when I get a better router I weant to make one of these. Thanks for sharing

-- Glenn, New Mexico

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#6 posted 07-23-2008 11:12 AM

Looks good!

Thanks for the post

Callum

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#7 posted 08-05-2008 03:45 AM

Nice Job! I have a router table on my to do list as well so I will be watching for your chronology.
Thanks for the post.

-- Wayne,Saint John,NB

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