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Top 48 Jigs Projects

  1. 31. How To Use a Radius-Cutting Jig

    The jig cuts perfect radii with a router using a swinging arm.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  2. 32. How to Bend Metal With a Jig

    A homemade jig can be used to bend sheet metal into almost any desired shape. Use these instructions to easily add beauty to a regular ...

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  3. 33. Use Jig in Mounting Hardware (00:01:00)

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

  4. 34. 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
  5. 35. How to Make a Jig for Curved Cuts

    Learn how to make this jig made of wiggle board that makes curved cuts in wood.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  6. 36. 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
  7. 37. 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:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  8. 38. How to Cut Molding Corners

    Host David Thiel demonstrates how to use a router coping jig for cutting molding corners.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  9. 39. Radius Router Jig (02:57)

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

  10. 40. Cabinet Construction (02:26)

    Homeowners Tony and Teri Lee share advice on building kitchen cabinets.

  11. 41. Kreg Jig K3 Master System (01:48)

    This guide creates holes for pocket joints to be joined with screws.

  12. 42. How to Make a Jig for Sanding Small Objects

    This jig is scaled to hold a small object so it can be sanded with a disc sander. The jig provides more control when shaping the piece ...

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  13. 43. Butcher Block (04:25)

    Marc shows a homeowner how to build his own butcher-block countertops.

  14. 44. How to Use Jigs With a Drill Press

    The drill press can reduce the work involved in plenty of jobs, but it needs help every now and then. DIY experts show how the two jigs...

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  15. 45. 3- Basic Router Jig (04:59)

    Making a simple router guide for precision wood working.

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