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Screw size for DIFFERENT sized lumber

I seem to recall from a previous post somewhere that when choosing your screw size you should select the screw for the "receiving" piece of…

Started by Steve Gronsky

46 Mar 30, 2016
Reply by Robert

problem with kreg jig

I drilled holes into a piece of 1x3 wood. I had the drill setting right, 1/2,  but had the Kreg jig set too deep, 1 1\2. so I reset the ji…

Started by Mary Murray

16 Mar 24, 2016
Reply by Jay Boutwell

Kreg Mini drilling problem

I recently bought a Kreg Mini Pocket hole. The instructions and videos look pretty straight forward like setting the collar, correct placem…

Started by Beverly

3 Mar 12, 2016
Reply by Troy

Screws keep going through and poking out (frustrated)

I've been trying to set up some butt joints using 23/32 plywood and am very frustrated. I THINK I am following the directions precisely bu…

Started by Richard Sessums

13 Feb 15, 2016
Reply by Pete F

Melamine

I have been told that using melamine for cabinets would be a good choice regarding cost and ease of use - my big question is whether Kreg…

Started by Al

2 Feb 1, 2016
Reply by KregRep

Joining 1/2" to 1/2" with Kreg?

I realise that its considered not ideal to try and join 1/2" wood to 1/2" wood (oak in my case), but I have to make a simple draw carcas an…

Started by Russ

2 Jan 12, 2016
Reply by Russ

Older Kreg Jig - drill bit depth

Can anyone help me with the drill bit depth for 3/4" faceframes for an older jig that does not have the nifty gauge on the top to show the…

Started by John Gates

2 Dec 30, 2015
Reply by Elizabeth Leveques

Need a quick change drill bit

Got a kreg jig jr for Christmas.  Unfortunately my drill is  an impact driver type with a hex type quick change chuck.  Is there a step bit…

Started by Kisukun

3 Dec 30, 2015
Reply by Elizabeth Leveques

Let me get this straight

I am going to connect a 2x4 to a 4x4 peice of wood. I set the step drill bit to 1 1/2. Correct? I guess what I am asking is, it doesn't mat…

Started by Steven Croney

9 Dec 30, 2015
Reply by Elizabeth Leveques

kreg a compound?

i'm building a box from plywood and don't wanna see the edge.also don't wanna use any nails. can you kreg a compound 45?maybe drill the poc…

Started by chris nowacki

11 Dec 30, 2015
Reply by Elizabeth Leveques

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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 on Saturday.

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.

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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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