This Jig Will Cut Any Circle You Need For Those Special Curvy Projects
This jig will cut any circle you need for those special curvy projects is post about Magazine bookmarked by lee with ID 13344055517 was uploaded on 02-01-2019 and has been viewed 161,387 times.
Adjustable Circle-Cutting Jig Photos by Marty Schlosser; Illustration by James Provost Those of you who have made large table tops and similar projects requiring circles or arches know the value of an adjustable circle-cutting and routing jig.
Although it is possible to cut a large circle using a bandsaw, it is much easier doing this task with a jig-mounted power tool.This article will show how you can make yourself a very precise, adjustable circle-cutting jig that will accept jig saws and routers alike.
It will also cover using this jig to cut out circles where you don't want to drill an unsightly pivot hole in the top of the piece you're cutting.Making the Tool SaddleStart by first determining the size of the tool saddle (A) you will need to properly mount your jig saw or router.
The leading edge of the jigsaw blade lines up with the centre line of the tool saddle and the edge of its base is perpendicular to that line.This location allows the blade to track most efficiently.Making a mounting template that is custom-made for your jigsaw is as easy as placing your jigsaw onto a stiff piece of paper and pushing the blade through until the...