By Sandor Nagyszalanczy
This ebook, within the "Complete Illustrated advisor" layout covers jigs and furnishings, an issue of perennial curiosity to woodworkers. Jigs are like clamps. because the announcing is going, "You can by no means have sufficient of them." Jigs, easily placed, are units, occasionally shop-made yet now frequently on hand commercially to let woodworkers to do whatever greater than as soon as. for instance, a few jigs are fences that make sure directly cuts or templates in a position to guiding instruments to create a definite form time after time. Woodworkers love jigs and furniture for a similar cause they're attracted to woodworking-designing them is ready understanding tips on how to do whatever. All woodworkers are secretly engineers and inventors, and jig layout and development is the way to indulge that want. a few woodworkers love jig-making quite a bit, they by no means construct something yet. uncomplicated or complex, jigs are a vital a part of woodworking. This publication, authored via sought after woodworking writer, Sandor Nagyszalanczy, is equipped like his profitable 1994 ebook "Workshop Jigs and Fixtures," in line with functionality. This procedure permits woodworkers to both construct the jig precisely as proven or alter it to fit a large choice of reasons. (Another factor woodworkers like is having choices.)
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From one finish of the V- block (A). expand the notch simply previous the heart of the V-groove. Crosscut a 3-in. size from the opposite finish of the strip, turn it over, glue it atop the strip subsequent to the notch, after which bandsaw a 3⁄4-in. lengthy slot accurately on the middle of the V-groove (B) to simply accept a kerf-alignment vane. Make the vane through slicing a 3-in. -long part from an outdated bandsaw blade with teeth flooring off. Wrap either ends of the vane with tape until eventually it suits snugly within the kerf (C). safe it within the kerf through first drilling in the course of the block and vane at every one finish after which pinning it in position with a number of end nails. Glue the jig atop a sq. base minimize from 1⁄8 -in. or 1 ⁄4 -in. -thick hardboard. Clamp the jig on your bandsaw desk with the blade set into the notch simply prior to and completely parallel to the vane. Make a try out minimize on a scrap of dowel, and realign the jig if worthy. eventually, glue a wooden strip (sized to suit your saw’s miter-gauge slot) to the jig’s base to facilitate positioning of the jig for destiny use (D). [ TI P ] The dowel-splitting consultant is additionally used to chop a kerf within the ends of sq. tenons to simply accept diagonally put locking wedges. D 88 Fences and courses DOWEL courses Dowel-Pointing consultant when you have a desk bound disc sander, this jig makes it a breeze to chamfer the ends of dowels and rods or to place a pointy aspect on them. The jig has V-grooves: one for small-diameter dowels, and one for dowels as much as 21⁄2 in. in diameter. Make the consultant from a 10-in. - to 14-in. -long block of 2x4 lumber. at the tablesaw, lower V-grooves into one face of the block: one 1⁄2 in. vast, and the opposite 11⁄2 in. broad (A). your next step is to miter the top of the block to the specified perspective, on the way to depend on how sharp some extent or how steep a chamfer is wanted. on the extremes, an perspective of forty five levels will yield a extra obtuse tip or chamfer, whereas a 15-degree perspective will create a truly pointy finish. After slicing the attitude, glue the block atop a 1 ⁄4-in. -thick hardboard base. With a skinny cardboard spacer sandwiched among the miter face and your sanding disc (B), glue a wood runner (sized to suit your sander’s miter-gauge slot) to the bottom of the bottom. This retains the jig aligned whereas permitting it to slip backward and forward to use the complete sanding disk. to guard your arms, connect a small piece of skinny hardboard to the bottom (C). To create some degree or chamfer, easily position a dowel within the groove with the tip pressed opposed to the disc, and rotate it by way of hand. For extra designated paintings, you could healthy it with a wood cease collar, which butts up opposed to the tip of the V-block to limit the thrust of the dowel opposed to the disc (D). A B C [ TI P ] you should use the dowel-pointing advisor to place an exact element on pencils with around shanks. D Fences and courses 89 DOWEL courses Dowel-Sizing Jig A B C D ninety Fences and courses This sanding jig quick and appropriately reduces the diameter of any dowel you could chuck on your drill press. commence by way of creating a 6-in.