"Essentially when all is said and done it is the glued up joint that is the main event while the screws initially act as an “in place clamp” while the glue sets up. Purchase good quality glue such as titebondIII and utilize proper…"
Hello Mike, my cut list was 1-1x8 71inches, 1-1x4 71 inches, 1-1x4 80 inches for the top cap, 12-1x2 17 3/4 inches for slats, 1-1x4 17 3/4 inches for middle slat (The slats are spaced 3 and a half inches apart). I centered the middle slat then used a piece of 1x4 as a spacer. 2-1x4 48 inches as the end posts. I used a 1/2 inch round over router bit to round over edges. Hope this helps. I did not make a foot board. Thanks Eddie
After being disappointed with my Kreg Foreman I sold it and got a Porter Cable 560. It was a decent jig and performed with decent results. Then a friend who is also a Kreg dealer told me about the K5.i bought one and set it up. I must say it's…Continue
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 .…