"an observation: i am jock i live in brisbane my bench router is hitachi 2hp i made a lifter out of an old car bottle jack and a wooden cradle to move the router up and down. it works for me being a low tech person an the fact that store…"
"by the name can i assume you drink a lot of tea. by the way i'm jock from brisbane. if you get stuck on anything just ask on the open forum and you'll get help from some of the best wood workers around.
Hi Jock! Thank you for warm welcome. I am in process of moving to my new house, where I am going to make furniture by myself. I live in Melbourrrne (so cold today). I still didn't buy kreg jig (don't know what is better - old and cheaper model 4 or new model 5?). I like wood and things from wood, this site inspires me and one day I will start :) Thank you again, Nataly
K3 problem the threaded insert is lose and will not hold setting. The k4 is worn and hard to use. I was think maybe epoxy the insert in place may fix it. I tried wood glue did hold. Anyone else had the same problem? The k4 I have thought about…Continue
I'm thinking about getting the Kreg Miter Gauge instead of building a sled for my table saw. I figure the miter gauge would have more uses and since the stock will ride on the saw table there is no drop off like with some crosscut sleds. And it…Continue
I'm having trouble getting my pocket holes deep enough. I'm using the kreg j4 system and using 3/4" stock 1 1/2" wide. I have set my jig to 3/4" high for the stock and set my drill bit to 3/4" to the tip. I'm pretty new at using this and I thought I…Continue
I really like the Adaptive Cutting System (ACS) and hope to buy it soon. My table saw really scares me as I have a bad knee that likes to buckle on me at inopportune times. I can just picture it happening at the table saw and tossing me into the saw…Continue
I have built many kitchens and finally decided to buy the Foreman, because my latest kitchen consisted of 28 cabinets and I was over my hand hurting from all the drilling, moving the clamp etc., it seemed like a smart choice.