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Can I use the Kreg jig on the end grain of the board, as opposed to on the face of the board?  Tip? Tricks? Suggestions?

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Can you be a bit more explicit as to what you are doing? Pocket in the end grain end? Screw going into end grain? End grain to end grain?????
I haven't tried it but I would think it would split the grain when the screw tightened down.  Maybe it would work in a really hard wood.  But I wonder about expansion and contraction of the wood.  Even a slight expansion would weaken the joint I would think.  But hey, like James said, try it.

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