Hand Routed Slots

Where the work is too unwieldy to maneuver on the router table, you must rest the jig on the work and cut the slots with a hand-held router. This is unlikely to be as quick and easy as doing the job on the router table.

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If you rest the frame-spliningjig over the tabletop.you need to use a slot cutter, as shown. Use the fence to control the depth of the slot you cut.

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With the frame-spliningjig riding the router table fence, you can use a straight bit to cut the spline slots. To keep the frame from tipping away from the fence, clamp a catch fence to the jig, as shown. If you always use the jig this way, attach the catch fence permanently.

frame-splining jig helps you reinforce picture frames

If you rest the frame-spliningjig over the tabletop.you need to use a slot cutter, as shown. Use the fence to control the depth of the slot you cut.

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  • Wegahta
    Can you cut slots with hand router?
    8 years ago

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