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GR8HUNTER

8858 posts in 1923 days


08-07-2020 09:45 PM

I had an OK router table

I was on the watch for a decent router lift and or table but i just dont use the router as much since it was a PIA to adjust it so when woodsmith offered free plans I ordered the router lift so with minimal parts and money i put it together counter top i got for free with plate and all i have around 100.00 in it all no its not perfect but it is an improvement for me

NEXT UP
Is a jig for sanding wheels round … here is the old one

and then the new one

the kerf cuts are at 1 inch intervals NEXT UP
THANKS TO Brian and HTL this will be a huge help in making kerf cut in tires for treads

NEXT UP
Last but not the least a little more organized wood area
i got this for free from cabinet shop near me

as you can see to the right of the fence i needed something as i could not move my fence anymore then 9 inches to right so here is my shelf before

and then after MMMM WONDER HOW LONG IT WILL BE LIKE THIS LOL :<))

thats the quick tour of improvements for my shop i do hope you enjoyed some of them :<)))

-- Tony---- Reinholds,Pa.------ REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN :<))


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crowie

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#1 posted 08-07-2020 10:10 PM

Well you have been busy Tony.
Some top improvements sir, well done.
Always a good feeling to sort, clean out and organize; love the jigs.

-- Lifes good, Enjoy each new day...... Cheers from "On Top DownUnder" Crowie

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lew

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#2 posted 08-07-2020 10:16 PM

I built that same router lift and really love it. I couldn’t locate, locally, the threaded rod but did get something close.

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

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LittleBlackDuck

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#3 posted 08-07-2020 10:20 PM

Neat looking kerfing jig GR8... u should make a dedicated blog 4 it.

-- If your first cut is too short... Take the second cut from the longer end... LBD

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Bill Berklich

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#4 posted 08-08-2020 12:18 AM

Lookin’ good!!

-- Bill - Rochester MI

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mdzehr

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#5 posted 08-08-2020 12:24 AM

Love the router lift Tony! Something that is lacking in my shop. I’ll have to keep this in mind. Great job!

-- Mike, Lancaster PA

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CaptainKlutz

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#6 posted 08-08-2020 05:27 AM

Looks GR8!
:-)

-- If it wasn't for bad luck, I wouldn't have no luck at all, Doom, despair, agony on me… - Albert King - Born Under a Bad Sign released 1967

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#7 posted 08-08-2020 11:42 PM

nice stuff comon out of the shop buddy,hey even your good friend teds like what youve done-lol.

-- working with my hands is a joy,it gives me a sense of fulfillment,somthing so many seek and so few find.-SAM MALOOF.

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GR8HUNTER

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#8 posted 08-09-2020 12:17 AM



nice stuff comon out of the shop buddy,hey even your good friend teds like what youve done-lol.

- pottz


yes I do wish for him to step into the path of an oncoming truck … no convoy :<))

-- Tony---- Reinholds,Pa.------ REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN :<))

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pottz

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#9 posted 08-09-2020 12:29 AM


nice stuff comon out of the shop buddy,hey even your good friend teds like what youve done-lol.

- pottz

yes I do wish for him to step into the path of an oncoming truck … no convoy :<))

- GR8HUNTER


cmon look at that face how could you not trust and believe in him. ;-\

-- working with my hands is a joy,it gives me a sense of fulfillment,somthing so many seek and so few find.-SAM MALOOF.

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LittleBlackDuck

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#10 posted 08-09-2020 03:30 AM


nice stuff comon out of the shop buddy,hey even your good friend teds like what youve done-lol.
- pottz

So you calling GR8’s stuff comon, first you bandy around suck and now comon... then you dare to call him buddy, who you gonna take to next time… getting the notion that SWMBO may be feeling the relegation to not MBO...

-- If your first cut is too short... Take the second cut from the longer end... LBD

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pottz

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#11 posted 08-09-2020 03:55 AM


nice stuff comon out of the shop buddy,hey even your good friend teds like what youve done-lol.
- pottz

So you calling GR8 s stuff comon, first you bandy around suck and now comon... then you dare to call him buddy, who you gonna take to next time… getting the notion that SWMBO may be feeling the relegation to not MBO...

- LittleBlackDuck

your pure evil duckie,turning us on one another,god i love you-lol. you are a word smith and use it too much for your own enjoyment.so just to derail your logic let me say,nice work ‘BUDDY”-LOL.

-- working with my hands is a joy,it gives me a sense of fulfillment,somthing so many seek and so few find.-SAM MALOOF.

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therealSteveN

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#12 posted 08-09-2020 06:20 AM

Tony, anytime you clean up, and make some new jigs/fixtures to make the work easier, and more accurate is a great day in the shop. Those days will pay dividends down the line.

Thanks for sharing.

I think from now on though you may be referred to as a Ted magnet. :-)

-- Think safe, be safe

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GR8HUNTER

8858 posts in 1923 days


#13 posted 08-09-2020 02:39 PM


cmon look at that face how could you not trust and believe in him. ;-\n
- pottz


i think he even looks shady sort of like the devil or a duck LOL :<))

-- Tony---- Reinholds,Pa.------ REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN :<))

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pottz

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#14 posted 08-09-2020 06:06 PM


cmon look at that face how could you not trust and believe in him. ;-

- pottz

i think he even looks shady sort of like the devil or a duck LOL :<))

- GR8HUNTER


im surprised it’s stiil up i figured cricket would have that gone by now.actually ive havn’t seen her around much lately.i havn’t been reprimanded in a long time-lol.

-- working with my hands is a joy,it gives me a sense of fulfillment,somthing so many seek and so few find.-SAM MALOOF.

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GR8HUNTER

8858 posts in 1923 days


#15 posted 08-09-2020 06:30 PM

cmon look at that face how could you not trust and believe in him. ;-

- pottz

i think he even looks shady sort of like the devil or a duck LOL :<))

- GR8HUNTER

im surprised it s stiil up i figured cricket would have that gone by now.actually ive havn t seen her around much lately.i havn t been reprimanded in a long time-lol.

- pottz

im surprised it s stiil up i figured cricket would have that gone by now.actually ive havn t seen her around much lately.i havn t been reprimanded in a long time-lol.

- pottz

angels do not get reprimanded :<))

cmon look at that face how could you not trust and believe in him. ;-

- pottz

i think he even looks shady sort of like the devil or a duck LOL :<))

- GR8HUNTER

im surprised it s stiil up i figured cricket would have that gone by now.actually ive havn t seen her around much lately.i havn t been reprimanded in a long time-lol.

- pottz


-- Tony---- Reinholds,Pa.------ REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN :<))

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