Author Archives: robertwilkie

Interesting duel purpose track guide

The author basically make one side to slide a circular saw down, and the other side for a trim router. nice build overall. I like the homemade clamps that are under it to hold it down. https://www.homemadetools.net/forum/multifuction-track-guide-circular-saw-trim-router-self-clamp-85876?homelistings#post183571

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Multi purpose tablesaw sled

Well its a sled/jig build. Nice build overall https://www.homemadetools.net/forum/new-4-1-table-saw-multifuction-jig-86112?homelistings#post184352

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Nice arm for a camera mount

I like the build for the arm, but…its alot of work, my 2 cents, I would adapt a lamp arm to do the same thing. https://www.homemadetools.net/forum/articulated-arm-camera-86047?homelistings#post184141

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Interesting jig to make thin strips on a tablesaw

I have seen other jigs like this before, this is the first on thought with using bearings only to “roll” the board along for the thin strips. Me…I like some of the other builds as its a bit simplier, thought … Continue reading

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Make a Moxon Vise

Pretty simple and easy build, but…where the heck do you get 2 3/4s thick threaded rod and your “local hardware store”. I have looked for stuff like this at Home Depot and Lowes with no luck in the past. Usually … Continue reading

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Nice LED lamp build

My 2 cents, I would have done color LEDS myself. The build is pretty nice, Not so sure I would take it on myself thought. https://www.instructables.com/How-to-Make-an-LED-Lamp/

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Simple sleeves for your vise

Basically the author used some aluminum angle iron, felt on one side, and harddrive magnets on the other and done. https://www.instructables.com/Protetor-Para-Objetos-Delicados-Em-Mor%C3%A7as/

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Nice box sled for tablesaw

Actually I like the authors build, its an add on to a sled that is rather nice as well. https://www.instructables.com/Small-Box-Sled/

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Interesting set of jigs

First one is for making thin cuts on a tablesaw. Its a bit different take from other builds I have seen for this. Second on is for a rather fancy paint spray can shaker. Third one is for moving sheets … Continue reading

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Electric chainsaw mill

I have seen the gas version of this made by Izzy Swan. This one is nice since it removes the issues of running with a 2 cycle gas engine, and being electric, you can have an easy “kill” switch. Downside, … Continue reading

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