Woodworking

Building a Tablesaw Resawing Jig

A dulcimer — or for that matter, any musical instrument — will be mostly constructed with very thin wood. To achieve these “slices”, it is necessary to turn the board on its edge and maintain an exact 90 degree angle to the saw’s surface. Making a couple of identical slices also has the benefit of …

Building an Outfeed Platform

I had just completed my resawing jig, which smoothly ran the length of my tablesaw fence. However, as I reached the end of the fence and before the jig had cleared the saw blade, I recognized another problem – there was not enough room on the tablesaw surface to carry the cut securely to the …