Hmmmm---A power boat???What's next OLD SHOES?What's with the photos of objects that have nothing to do with wood-working, skill building, or the use of KREG tools to build a product?GEEZ---what's…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Jay Boutwell Nov 6, 2014.
My comment references the Milescraft bits.
The set I purchased was not satisfactory for me---
they did not produce smooth countersink/counterbored holes.
The cutting edges of the countersink were not keenly sharp.
It's okay for use…"
"Vix type self-centering bits
Bosch 3 pc set---for #6, 8 & 10 screws
Another type by Milescraft
#6, 8, 10 & 12 Screws.
Less effective than Bosch.
I didn't find this type suitable for cabinet or furniture work.
"Self centering punch
Place the end of the punch in the countersink hole in the hinge plate---
tap with a hammer tool to make the center-punch mark---
drill applicable hole for the screw.
The Stanley brand is about $5.
Available in a couple…"
"Brad Point Bits:
The center brad point allows accurate positioning and prevents skating.
Side cutting edges have relieved backs to reduce friction and produce smooth side walls.
DeWalt set of 6---1/8 - 1/2"---approx $15 at Home Depot
"Very good observations and information. The one thing that needs to be emphasized is the accuracy of the combo square. Yes, with the high end ones, the company will stand by the product and fix issues quickly. The low end products,…"
Thank you Ken for the suggestions I was actually trying to decide between the K4 and the K5 but was leaning towards the K4, I've got the basic frame design for my work bench and I'm probably going to use metal diamond plate but the ladder for shelves idea I am definitely doing and also the fire hydrant water dispenser those were great ideas that I'll definitely use and I was going to put an emblem on it but was going to paint it but your idea to chisel it is a much better way to do it. Thank you for the ideas I just can't wait to be able to start making my bench at least I'll have a few months to design it while my arm heals.
Yes it does , but no it is counter top edge remenant . thanks for consern I have several different patterns of this material .I ve made several kitcheen stands and islands of this different material. Find it at Menards in the shelving department advertised as discontinued shelving. Very nice and cheap material. thanks Cecil