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Top 48 Jigs Projects

  1. 16. How to Make a Tabletop Disassembly Jig

    When you're pulling apart a piece of furniture, it's hard not to damage the wood or the finish. Here's how to make a special jig that c...

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  2. 17. How to Cut Circles and Curves With a Router

    Learn how to use a router and a special jig to cut perfect circles and ovals.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  3. 18. How to Construct a Shooting Board for Miter Cuts

    A shooting board must be made with meticulous precision. Follow these step-by-step instructions.

    Time:
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    Cost:
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    Difficulty:
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  4. 19. Radius Router Jig (02:57)

    Building a jig for making radius cuts & profiles with a plunge router.

  5. 20. Cutting Perfect Stringers (02:12)

    Create perfect stairway stringers with this efficient method.

  6. 21. Skil Orbital Jig Saw (00:01:45)

    This jig features a laser guide and rotating blade that lightens your load.

  7. 22. Use Jig in Mounting Hardware (00:01:00)

    A simple jig assists in mounting cabinet hardware in the correct position.

  8. 23. Black & Decker Handisaw (00:57)

    Don't let the size fool you! This saw makes light work of heavy projects.

  9. 24. How to Cut an Octagon on a Table Saw

    A mathematical formula and a jig can help create a perfect octagon. Use these steps to make a jig that guides a table saw to rip off th...

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  10. 25. How to Make a Jig for Cutting Dado Joints

    Routing dado joints can be a nuisance when making several at a time. This simple homemade jig can make the job easier and more accurate...

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  11. 26. Viewer Jig: Board Center Finder

    Host David Thiel shows how to make a jig that can easily help find and mark the center of a board.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  12. 27. Porter Cable Omnijig (03:19)

    This jig makes custom dovetail joinery easy for any woodworker.

  13. 28. Whimsical Playroom for Two (06:16)

    See how the designers brighten a playroom with a trio of fun projects.

  14. 29. High Tech (20:00)

    Host Chris Grundy checks out a selection of high-tech tools.

  15. 30. How to Make a Sanding Jig

    It can be difficult and dangerous to sand small pieces with a palm sander. This jig is a safe and simple way to sand and hold a wooden ...

    Time:
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    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy

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