Two Fence Router Mortising
Two fence router mortising is post about Joinery bookmarked by bobby with ID 1194928533 was uploaded on 04-04-2019 and has been viewed 311,957 times.
By adding an extra fence to your router, you can cut mortises quickly and accurately, and you virtually eliminate the risks of the router wandering or tipping into the cut.Start with a router that has a substantial fence equipped with a threaded micro-adjustment mechanism.
Buy a second fence and attach it to the rails, extended through the router base so that it faces the original fence.Sandwich the workpiece snugly between the two fences, and make the necessary micro-adjustments to align the bit with the desired mortise location.
Trial cuts on a scrap piece can best confirm the correct alignment.Attach spring clamps to the workpiece to limit the router's travel, and set the length of the mortise...