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April 2009 Product Reviews (4)

My building/woodworing history & reason for purchasing the Kreg jig

I was brought up by a father that generally had some home remodeling project going on and, since the chip doesn't fall far from the block followed in his footsteps. I took what I consider the next step and made a few pieces of furniture, a basic little table, foot stool, little cabinet, bookshelves, end tables that type of thing.

In the early 70s I joined forces with a builder and built homes for four years, but the lack of fringe benefits, vacations and long hours drove me back into the… Continue

Added by Dick Gaffney on April 30, 2009 at 6:30pm — 2 Comments

Dimensioned Desk

Well Since KregRep posted a comment on this project at LumberJocks I figured I would post it here as well. I am currently working on building an office suite out of dimensioned pine. The Kreg Jig is my main joinery technique.

I built the desk first and used a hand saw with miter box and Kreg Jig in order to do my miter joints.…

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Added by Chris L on April 22, 2009 at 9:01pm — 3 Comments

Liam's News

Westbrookville woodworker, 8, gains renown

Dad ensures safety comes 1st









Liam Noakes of Westbrookville displays a cabinet he made at home. He is featured on the Web site of an Iowa tool company.Times Herald-Record/MICHELE HASKELL

Stephen Sacco

By Stephen Sacco

Times Herald-Record

Posted: April 13, 2009 - 2:00 AM



WESTBROOKVILLE — On Tuesday… Continue

Added by Michael, Liam's Dad on April 13, 2009 at 8:11am — 2 Comments

TV Stand

After buying a flat panel 37" TV, our existing entertainment center had to go. Pricing new ones was discouraging. They cost almost as much as the TV! So I got the ok from my wife to build one. As I posted on the forum I ran into some trouble drilling the pocket screws into the oak faceframe. The screws caused bulges and a few poked through! Both pieces of wood were 3/4 inch and I followed the specs on my Kreg tools. I had no problems on my last project and I built to whole thing with a Kreg Jr.… Continue

Added by Tim King on April 9, 2009 at 2:00pm — 7 Comments

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Drawer Slide Jig - How to fit bottom drawer?

Hi guys.I'm probably being really stupid here, but I cant see any way to use the drawer slide jig to fit the bottom drawer of a set?I actually have a couple of questions:Firstly, should the drawer slide fit flush with the bottom of the drawer?(That…Continue

Started by Craig in Beginners' Zone on Sunday.

Combination Pocket Hole and Tongue & Groove Joint

All material is 3/4"Tongue & groove is 1/4" tongue into a 1/4" grooveMy thinking is to set the jig and bit as though I was using 1" stock.  Use the screw called out for 3/4" material.  Is my thinking correct.ThanksGeorgeContinue

Started by George in Beginners' Zone Jun 13.

Product Reviews

Kreg Jig Dust Collection Attachment

1st impression when you hold this attachment in your hand:  "not much to it", Kreg sure is makin' $$ here.



Then I installed it.. perfect fit, leaves just enough room to adjust the setting screw on my K4.



Then the real test, hook…

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Posted by Grampy Meyer on February 23, 2020 at 11:36am

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

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