Pressure Bars And Cams

Build Your Own Dovetail Jig

When all four of the threaded inserts were screwed in place, I began work on the pressure bars and cams. These pieces are cut from three blanks that measure 2 wide and 17 long, see Fig. 3. Note These blanks can be built up from two pieces of 4 4 stock or one piece of 8 4 stock just so they're about 1W to 1 thick. pressure bars. To make the two pressure bars C , cut two of the blanks square 1 x 1 and to a finished length of 15. Then drill -dia. holes 1 from each end to accept the eye bolts, see...