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Picture Frame Sled

by Roger
posted 07-31-2016 12:53 PM


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Tooch

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#1 posted 07-31-2016 01:13 PM

Roger that looks awesome! what did you use to cut the ruler with?

-- "Well, the world needs ditch-diggers too..." - Judge Smails

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shipwright

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#2 posted 07-31-2016 01:21 PM

Looks great Roger. The ruler is a nice addition.

-- Paul M ..............the early bird may get the worm but it’s the second mouse that gets the cheese! http://thecanadianschooloffrenchmarquetry.com/

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maplerock

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#3 posted 07-31-2016 01:23 PM

Looks great Roger! When we create ways to work faster and better, it’s a win, win!

Well done!

-- Jerry... making sawdust in the Knobs of Southern Indiana

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Jim Bertelson

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#4 posted 07-31-2016 01:26 PM

Looks useful, some day I have to make a whole pile of picture frames….................will look back here…..

-- Jim, Anchorage Alaska

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Roger

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#5 posted 07-31-2016 01:27 PM

Thnx guys.

Tooch: I cut the aluminum with an older blade on my miter saw

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. [email protected]

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lew

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#6 posted 07-31-2016 01:52 PM

That’s a tight miter!

Did you have any problems with the cutting board material swelling around the screws used to hold it in place?

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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Monte Pittman

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#7 posted 07-31-2016 02:04 PM

Your pretty clever.

Good thoughts sir.

-- Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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doubleDD

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#8 posted 07-31-2016 02:13 PM

Great job. A perfect sled for me to build.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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HillbillyShooter

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#9 posted 07-31-2016 02:14 PM

Great job! That aluminum ruler is a nice touch. Thanks for sharing.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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Jim Jakosh

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#10 posted 07-31-2016 02:49 PM

Thanks , Roger. that is a pretty smart jig!. I like the idea that is gauges to the rabbet cut which is the important size for the frame!!
Cheers, Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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Lenny

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#11 posted 07-31-2016 02:52 PM

Sweet! Or, Gr8, as a better man likes to say. I might have to try this one.

-- On the eighth day God was back in His woodworking shop! Lenny, East Providence, RI

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Roger

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#12 posted 07-31-2016 03:24 PM

Thnx all.

Lew: After ripping them to fit perfectly in the miter slots and countersinking the screws for attaching to the underside, I did not glue them because they might have swelled a scosh, so I took them back off and hit them very quickly on my 8” HF belt sander, until I got the perfect fit….there is absolutely no play in them. I always give a rub of parafin wax every now n then, but, is slides very easily and it’s true and straight

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. [email protected]

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#13 posted 07-31-2016 07:04 PM

Looks great. Well thought out, and I like the blade guard/handle.

-- John, British Columbia, Canada

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#14 posted 07-31-2016 07:48 PM

Great job Roger! I might just copy you.

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Joe Lyddon

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#15 posted 07-31-2016 08:08 PM

Very GOOD, Roger!

A Simple & Direct way to make it… COOL!

Looking forward to seeing your projects where you use it…

Thank you.

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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Grumpy

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#16 posted 07-31-2016 11:08 PM

Nothing like a new jig Roger. Great idea with the ruler.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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poospleasures

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#17 posted 08-01-2016 12:04 AM

Good job Roger. Thats whats called using the old noggin. This will probably be the most copied jig for a long while. Thanks

-- I,ve had amnesia for as long as I can remember. Vernon

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#18 posted 08-01-2016 04:25 PM

Dead on Roger!

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#19 posted 08-03-2016 01:23 AM

That’s a great jig!!!

-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

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#20 posted 03-20-2019 04:48 PM

Awesome, I am going to have to make one of these now!

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#21 posted 03-20-2019 04:50 PM

Nice to see this come up. I missed it the first time. Great Sled.

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