Trammel Baseplate

Every router magician's basic bag o' tricks has a trammel in it. Here's a great one for your bag o' tricks.

BOTTOM VIEW

EDGE VIEW

END VIEW

SECTION A-A

BOTTOM VIEW

To guide the drilling of mounting-screw holes and a bit openini stick the factory baseplate to the blank with carpet tape.

TRAMMEL BASEPLATE PLAN VIEWS

EDGE VIEW

SECTION A-A

END VIEW

T-slot centerline

Cutting List

Part

Qty.

Dimensions

Material

Base

l

fc" x W x

Plywood

Slide

l

fc- x W x 8"

I T-nut, J4"-20 I thumbscrew, !4"-20 x 1" I common nail, 8d

3 extra-long mounting screws (size needed will vary by brand and model of router)

Width diameter of baseplate.

BASEPLATE LAYOUT

T-slot centerline

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