Category Archives: Jigs Fixtures & Appliances

Thoughts on order

[A combination of health problems and bereavement have conspired against me getting any time in the workshop (or even at car boot sales! 😦 ) but here’s a post I’ve been writing for a while] I suspect I’m not alone … Continue reading

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Projects – Circle Cutting Router Base – Part 2

Continued from Part 1 Having escaped from Colditz the garage and had a break, I returned to work on the circle cutting base. I took the knob and tote off a Draper plane that I don’t use anymore since I … Continue reading

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Projects – Circle Cutting Router Base – Part 1

To progress my plans to build a router table I need to cut a circular hole to clamp the body of the router in. The diameter of the hole required is quite a bit bigger than that of any of … Continue reading

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Projects – Shooting board – Part 1

I’ve been ill for the last three or four weeks, so the combined pressures of work and family life have conspired to keep me out of the workshop (that and the nasty cold making me not want to spend any … Continue reading

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