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Use of pocket hole
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I'm looking at making a small jewelry box with mitered corners.The standard size jig may be too small, so I'm looking at buying and using the Kreg Micro Pocket Drill Guide.Can pocket holes be made…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Larry Apr 10, 2016.

 

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Larry replied to Lloyd V. Robichaux, Jr.'s discussion 'mitered shadow box'
"Can't see if anyone has answered yet, but it would be difficult to do this as a shadowbox. A frame, yes, but here it would be difficult to determine how far a screw would go into an endframe. But maybe this can give you ideas, although it shows…"
Jul 22
Larry commented on Ed Merrill's photo
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Dry Sink Project

"I like this. Great job. But what do you mean "beadboard on reverse"? I see the T&G board on the back facing forward, and in the door inserts. The remaining structure looks like regular board for sides and front face. Also, where did…"
May 10
Larry commented on Robbe Heylen's album
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KREG K4 pocket hole station

"Great setup. Looks like you even made room for wider boards. Nice."
Nov 17, 2017
Larry commented on John's photo
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Wooden Flags

"John You do great work on the flags. It also looks like you have a great family, no doubt. Keep up the great job. God Bless."
Aug 22, 2017
Larry commented on Mike Henson's photo
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Toy Box - Heirloom Chest

"Beautiful results from using pine. If I may ask a few questions... 1-What is the lumber size used? It looks like 3/4" plywood, 1x4 or 1x6's, and 4x4's? 2-Did you put a lip on the 1x lumber to fit your plywood, or just use pocket holes…"
Jul 18, 2017
Larry commented on Mike Miller's album
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Coffee Table

"Hi Mike Great looking coffee table. I especially like the sliding top. You mention that you used four ball bearing drawer slides. Unable to see how you mounted them. I can see the inside drawer mounts, but I'm not sure how you did the top…"
Aug 16, 2016
Larry replied to Larry's discussion 'Use of pocket hole'
"Thank you Ken I'll do that with my current jig and see what it looks like. Larry"
Apr 10, 2016
Ken Kortch replied to Larry's discussion 'Use of pocket hole'
"My K4 Kreg JIg quick guide covers miter joints pretty well. Though the Micro Kreg Jig guide doesn't mention them I would guess you could to the same thing with it. Plan on some test pockets with 3/4" and 1" screws to be sure -…"
Apr 10, 2016
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Use of pocket hole

I'm looking at making a small jewelry box with mitered corners.The standard size jig may be too small, so I'm looking at buying and using the Kreg Micro Pocket Drill Guide.Can pocket holes be made with mitered cuts for a box?ThanksLarrySee More
Apr 10, 2016
Larry commented on John's photo
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"John Sorry to bug you again, but I want to build this bench with the same finish. Can you tell me the size of the legs and trim boards you used? The legs look like 2 x 4's, and the trim looks like 1x boards. What thickness did you use for the…"
Dec 30, 2015
Larry commented on John's photo
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"This is gorgeous!  I like the finish. What type of wood is this? Are there plans available for this bench?  Great job."
Dec 22, 2015
Larry commented on Larry's photo
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Farmhouse Table-Various components

"Hi Justine Thank you for the comments. I had a lot of fun building the table. Regarding the joints, I wish I would have trimmed them for a tighter fit. Didn't think about food and other things getting down in the groove. But my vacuum takes…"
Oct 25, 2014
Justine Barrett commented on Larry's photo
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Farmhouse Table-Various components

"Hi Larry. Congrats on your table! Delighted to read it was your first project as I'm in the middle of building a similar table at the mo, also my first project. I'm wondering about my 2x9s for the top, if I should sand them at the edges a…"
Oct 25, 2014
Larry commented on Amy's photo
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"Amy I'm jealous, Your table looks beautiful. I wish I would have thought of the pedestal design for my farmhouse table. And your stain(or not), would have been perfect for the chairs I already had for my table. Did you use a stain, or did you…"
Aug 17, 2014
michael evans commented on Larry's photo
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Farmhouse Table-Various components

"Table looking good Larry ."
Aug 16, 2014
Larry commented on Jaime Costiglio's photo
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trestle outdoor table

"Great looking table. What kind of wood did you use? And what did you use as a finish?  Is there a link to the plans?  Really looks great. Larry O'Connor"
Aug 15, 2014

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Which Kreg products do you own?
Kreg Jig® R3 (Jr.)
How would you describe yourself?
Beginner DIYer
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KregTool.com
What's one interesting fact about you, your life, your garage, shop, or home?
My first wood project is my Dining Room table. Assembled using my first Kreg Jig.

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