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Pocket Hole Depth issue

New purchaser - bought a K4MS for a king platform bed I'm making,  Joining 2x4's and 2x6's.  I was confused by the stop collar guide.  I th…

Started by Scott Shumaker

2 Oct 19, 2016
Reply by Jason van Rooyen

Kreg drill bits

I have drilled over 500 holes with the same bit and have never had a problem. I drill 8 to 10 holes and then let the bit cool down, I inser…

Started by W. R. Willis

0 Oct 18, 2016

Cherry and Kreg Foreman

I purchased a Kreg Foreman a couple weeks back and so far, really like it. I have built a couple shop cabinets out of 3/4 oak plywood and i…

Started by DaveTinley

9 Sep 22, 2016
Reply by Jay Boutwell

1/2 inch playwood to 3/4 inch solid

Im trying to drill pocket holes in 1/2 maple playwood to be joined with 3/4 inch maple styles. I set up for 1/2 depth but the holes are not…

Started by Thomas

1 Sep 12, 2016
Reply by KregCS

What setup do I need to attach 2x material to 5/4 material?

Most of the guides I've seen for determining the setup for your Kreg jig show equal material. I am building a kids picnic table and want to…

Started by Angie Overton

3 Jun 15, 2016
Reply by Angie Overton

Pocket Hole Jig settings for metric lumber

Hi. I've actually owned my pocket hole jig for quite some time, but it has had such little use a long time ago that I'm virtually starting…

Started by Anony Mouse

2 Jun 5, 2016
Reply by Ken Kortch

Problem with K5 jig

I recently purchased the new K5 jig and read the directions about its proper use. When I attempted to raise the handle and hear the two cli…

Started by Lee Warras

4 May 22, 2016
Reply by Glen S

Screws coming through

I'm building a kitchen table with bread board ends. I built it out of 2x8's cut down to 7" wide and am putting 2x4's underneath as a "stiff…

Started by Tim Thomasson

2 May 2, 2016
Reply by KregCS

Screw size for 3/4 inch Setting

A lot of plans I have found say that you shoudl use 1.25 inch Kreg screws for holes drilled at the 3/4 inch setting.  I find that these don…

Started by Andy Harris

7 Apr 21, 2016
Reply by Robert A Edwards

Edge Joining narrow (8.5cm or 3.25") boards with a Kreg R3

Hi there, I'd like to edge join three 1" thick boards that are 8.5cm / 3.25" wide. Initially, when I tried to do this, I realised that the…

Started by Gordon Nicol

5 Apr 3, 2016
Reply by james wilhelm

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Hard time pocketing 2x4 2 Replies

Hi all,Fairly new kreg user but have had no issues with past small projects using 1x4, 1x6,etc.  Starting a laundry pedestal build that uses 2x4 with pocket holes on te cross braces for top and bottom.  Setting jig on 1-1/2 and setting collar as I…Continue

Started by Heather Mesa in Beginners' Zone. Last reply by Ken Kortch Sep 14.

Hanging Project Center

Has anyone found a good solution for hanging the Kreg Project center when it is not in use?Continue

Started by EJ Kenney in Beginners' Zone Sep 4.

Product Reviews

My K4 Master System

I picked up the K4MS from Home Depot about 3 months ago, I was looking for a small filing cabinet for under my desk and nothing I looked at would fit or they wanted big money for it, my wife said “why don’t you just build your own then you will…

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Posted by Randy W. Lush on August 25, 2019 at 12:30pm

K5 Review

I really like the k5 it is faster to change from different size of screws. I hesitated to update because of some of the reviews about the dust collection hook up. That to me one of the improvements it works perfect no dust to cleanup .…

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Posted by Gary roofner on April 5, 2019 at 10:02am

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