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Routing Fingernail Edges

By attaching a jig to a router table, round-over bits can be used to create fingernail edges on tabletops or bookshelves. Here's how to...

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Top 87 Routers Projects

  1. 1. Tips on Choosing the Right Router

    DIY Network experts make it easy to choose the right router for the job.

  2. 2. How to Make a Radius Router Jig

    A router paired with a special jig can be used to mill corners on tabletops. All it takes is a square piece of plywood and some scraps ...

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  3. 3. Platinum 5 Function (01:45)

    It's a table saw, spindle sander, router, planer and mortiser, all in one.

  4. 4. How to Make a Featherboard

    A featherboard applies pressure to the edge of a board while it is being run through a machine. Host David Thiel explains how to make a...

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  5. 5. Wine Rack (03:43)

    With the help of Marc Bartolomeo, making a wooden wine rack is a snap.

  6. 6. Router Tips and Contours (06:11)

    David Thiel demonstrates router bits for cutting creative edge profiles.

  7. 7. How to Make a Chair Rung

    If a chair tenon cannot be repaired, it's easy to make a new rung. A router table with a special fence is the tool of choice for this p...

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  8. 8. How to Use a Router With Edge Bits and Groove Bits

    DIY Network shows how to use a router and the different types of shaping and cutting bits.

  9. 9. Skil X-Bench (01:32)

    This strong, portable worktable changes to accommodate multiple uses.

  10. 10. Router Bit Comparisons

    DIY Network offers basic information about router bits.

  11. 11. Joinery with Your Router (05:28)

    Using specialized router bits for cutting tongue & groove joints.

  12. 12. Using a CNC Router

    A DIYer demonstrates how to use a Computer Numerically Controlled router.

  13. 13. 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
  14. 14. The Basics on Cutting Dados

    Use this DIY Network guide to learn more about cutting dados.

  15. 15. How to Make a Clear Sub-Base

    One of the biggest challenges when using a router is actually seeing the work piece beneath the base. Replacing a router’s stock ...

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    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
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