Bowl cutting router jig

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Forum topic by JackDuren posted 11-21-2019 06:19 PM 164 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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11-21-2019 06:19 PM

There was a guy many years ago on the woodnet forum that had a bowl cutting jig he had made that used a router. Anybody know the jig I speak off? A picture?...thx

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#2 posted 11-21-2019 06:23 PM

Could it be this?

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#3 posted 11-21-2019 06:36 PM

Similiar to this but had a pivot for the router

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#4 posted 11-21-2019 10:52 PM

I would use same technique used to make router bowls and trays. With a larger router base plate, don’t need much more than a piece of MDF with round hole in it for project above, plus right router bit. Used the same method to make top trays in this project:
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Ripper posted the Woodsmith instructions, but there are a large number of bowl & tray templates and instructions available online to show the simplicity:


-- I'm an engineer not a woodworker, but I can randomly find useful tools and furniture inside a pile of lumber!

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