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Top 87 Routers Projects

  1. 16. Power Pumpkin Carving (00:03:33)

    Amy Matthews demonstrates the process of pumpkin carving with power tools.

  2. 17. How To Cut Tongue-and-Groove Joints

    Tongue-and-groove joints are commonly made on a table saw. But with the right bits, the joints can be made just as easily on a router t...

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  3. 18. Sconce Backing (02:59)

    Instructions for creating a decorative backing plate for a sconce light

  4. 19. Drywall: Materials & Tools (03:39)

    A guide to choosing the right drywall and the tools needed to install it.

  5. 20. Make Stopped Cuts

    Check out some terrific router techniques, and learn how to make stopped cuts.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    --
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  6. 21. Tips on Using a Router Table

    DIY experts offer basic tips on how to use a router table.

  7. 22. How to Use a Glass Panel Router Bit Set

    Use these step-by-step instructions to make a frame that holds glass. A glass panel router bit set is used to complete the project.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  8. 23. Trim Routers

    DIY explains why the trim router has become a workshop staple.

  9. 24. Butcher Block (04:25)

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

  10. 25. Router in Slo-Mo (00:00:31)

    A 30-second slow-motion demonstration of a router at work.

  11. 26. Router Up Close (00:03:31)

    See a router in action in this extreme close-up view.

  12. 27. 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
  13. 28. Caring for Your Router Bits (04:25)

    With simple preventative maintenance, keep router bits in great shape.

  14. 29. Festool Trim Router (01:31)

    Changing the router base lets you handle any edges and corners.

  15. 30. 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 ...

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

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