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How to make "Feet" from moulding

11-07-2011 11:29 PM by GaryK | 10 comments »

Have you ever wanted to top off a project with some real nice feet to set them on?This blog is probably for you. Have you got a nice piece of moulding laying around. If so you can probably make a set of feet. If you want you can also use your router table to make your own like I did below. I then cut it at 45’s like I was making a small picture frame. Then hold the pieces as shown. (You can make wider feet if you want to.) And use it to trace the outline. Then d...

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The EZ mitre technique

07-26-2010 10:55 PM by BritBoxmaker | 80 comments »

Hello all. Well I seem to have whet the appetite a bit so here goes for a ‘novel’ technique for making mitred boxes. Its a bit like making a box out of paper, like they showed you at school, using a ‘net’. Only in 3D, with wood and a tablesaw (not sissors). Well first comes the board Its made from alternating strips of Maple and Rosewood of varying thickness. I won’t bore you with the details on how to make it suffice to say that all the corners must b...

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The Basement #10: Incra Router Table - Template Holder

12-28-2010 04:09 AM by JL7 | 6 comments »

Before getting into the specifics, I should say, this won’t mean much unless you own an Incra positioner, but if you don’t own one, they really do a great job in repeatable cuts, unmatched actually. In the past 2 years, I have purchased 3 different Incra setups off of Craigslist for less than 50 cents on the dollar. I gave one of them to my Dad, and still have the Ultra which I’m using on this router table, along with the TS LS (table saw linear screw) on my table saw....

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