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Here is a pic of the bigger one 36x24. Thanks for the comments.

William J Grasser said:

Ray,

I have not used the jig at home as much as I have at various sites for all kinds of projects.  Became quite proficient at cutting and installing 2x4 and 2x6 "bridges" under floors where we could not replace the subfloor and also under stair treads.

I've been assisting a friend with an 80 YO farmhouse - we are one weekend from finishing the interior - it has been a 3 year project.

 

Have also used the drill bit and Kerg screws as clamps for construction projects.

 

Hope you attach pictures of those desks when they are done. 

Hi my name is Steve and I live in Ames Ia Go clones  I have a little bit of knowledge of the Kreg jig the first time I used one it was all aluminum now that old. a friend of mine know the maker of Kreg jig it was very impressing using it it work fast and accelerate just amazing how people can make thing with a drill and some hand tools

thank for inventing the Kreg jig and all the other things you made the router tables are fine.

 

Great looking desk.
Thanks the bigger one looks better, I'm waiting for the drawer slides coming friday.

William J Grasser said:
Great looking desk.

Thanks guys

I mounted mine today on a 3/4 x12"x24" MDF board added the stop/support about 10"

to the side. It came out pretty good. Finally got to use my new Bosch circular saw too !

Bob

Hi, My name is William from Vancouver Canada via South Africa, via Kenya. I have been wood working for

most of my life. Just bought my first Kreg Jig Master System. I am looking forward to using it on some Oak cabinets I want to build.

I tried it on a small project, extending an Oak bullnose and found I was breaking a lot of screws?



William Blakeman said:

Hi, My name is William from Vancouver Canada via South Africa, via Kenya. I have been wood working for

most of my life. Just bought my first Kreg Jig Master System. I am looking forward to using it on some Oak cabinets I want to build.

I tried it on a small project, extending an Oak bullnose and found I was breaking a lot of screws?



Robert Brennan said: Hello William, In regard to breaking screws, you may wish to check the following,

1. If the timber is hardwood the screw thread should be "fine".

2. Make sure they are genuine Kreg Screws.

3. The length of the screw may be "too long" for your particulat job regardless of what the instructions recommend.

4. On Kreg's web site there is a video (I think) which details experimental lengths to suit other applications.

5. When I first started using my jig I also broke a lot of screws, I later found out the were a Chinese Manufacturer and not the real M'Coys. I overcame this by reducing the anount of torque I applied.

Hope this helps.

Regards

Robert Brennan

Brisbane

QLD

Australia



William Blakeman said:

Hi, My name is William from Vancouver Canada via South Africa, via Kenya. I have been wood working for

most of my life. Just bought my first Kreg Jig Master System. I am looking forward to using it on some Oak cabinets I want to build.

I tried it on a small project, extending an Oak bullnose and found I was breaking a lot of screws?

My name is Bob, I live in south Georgia,  I am a beginning woodworker and I Joined the community to learn as much as I can while using my Kreg Jig.

I am a new DIY.

I have taken on the challenge to build two shadow box wine cork end tables. Here is a photo of my Face Book page. http://www.facebook.com/album.php?id=1401141796&aid=2010647#!/p...

 

Right now I am building the frames to these End Tables, and plan next weekend to use the Kreg tool to fasten the legs I purchased from Lowes together.

 

I watched the Kreg video, and I am astounded they used no  square or picture frame tool to ensure the base is square.

 

Has anyone else made a shadow box wine cork glass top table?

 

Michael Edwards of Cary, NC.

Hi, my name is Michael and I live on Long Island, NY. I would consider myself to be an ametuer woodworker at this point but I have always loved working with wood and am looking to get into it a lot more going forward. I just purchased the Kreg Jig and have to say I'm in love with it already. I built a fireplace with electric insert with my Kreg Jig and the results were just terrific. Anyway, I look forward to hanging out around these parts and picking the brains of some of my fellow members. I have seen some of the photographs of the work you guys have done and it's beyond impressive...always nice to see I'm not the only one with a wood obsession.

Greetings Fellow Wood Workers.  My name is Kevin, they call me Casper when I'm touring on my Honda Goldwing Motorcycle.  I am so new to wood working that I will make the beginners on this page feel like pros.  I joined the local Carpenters Union here in Atlanta Georgia about 6 months ago, and have the qualifications of a third period apprentice. That ain't sayin much :-).  Work is very slow here in Georgia, with the only opportunities in scaffolding.  So, that is where the training has been focused.  I'm not looking for work, and too old for scaffolding, so I have to mend for myself until some training with wood presents itself.

 

I have been acquiring tools as they come along in preparation for building a shop.  I am very interested in the Kreg Systems, and will be utilizing the deck jigs to put an addition on my existing deck.  The deck will be my first major wood working project due to begin in a month or so.  I'm in the planning stages now.

 

I wanted to reach out with an introduction, and say hello to the Kreg Community.  If anyone has a suggestion on where to acquire some training on wood working skills, please forward some suggestions.

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