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Projects – Router table – Part 5

I’ve made no real progress since Part 4, but I managed to get half an hour in the workshop earlier and did a bit more mocking up. I want to keep the structure below the table as simple as possible, … Continue reading

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Projects – Router table – Part 4

Continued from Part 3. I reckon I’ll need about a 14cm bolt to hold the two halves of the clamp together around the router, so I went to Wickes after dinner and bought a selection of threaded rod, some self … Continue reading

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Projects – Router table – Part 3

Continued from Part 2. Now I have a circle cutting base for my router I no longer have any excuse for inactivity on this project! I chose a nice thick pine board and marked the center point for the circle … Continue reading

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Projects – Router table – Part 2

As I mentioned in the previous post, I saw a hinged clamp in Jigs & Fixtures for the Table Saw & Router that is ideal for my Draper Expert Combination Router. It’s in the chapter on building a Horizontal Routing … Continue reading

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Another unproductive weekend

Family time This is set to be another unproductive, but relaxing weekend. Work is pretty hectic and stressful at the moment, so I’m not seeing as much of my family as I would like. Today was such a lovely day … Continue reading

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Projects – Router Table – (lack of) progress update

I’m ashamed to say I’ve made absolutely no progress on this project in nearly a month since Part 1. I’d like to be able to blame it on something – perhaps the fact that I’ve been really busy at work, … Continue reading

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First machinery – back to the drawing board

After my initial but aborted attempt at buying machinery I have had a bit of a rethink about the order and the manufacturers of the machinery I want to add to my workshop. I had slight buyers remorse about ordering … Continue reading

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