Jig Journal: Shop-made Mortise Jig

You don't need fancy tools or a special machine to create a traditional joint.

Precise mortises can be made quickly with this simple jig and a plunge router. You won't spend long building the jig either.



What You Get:

  • Step-by-step photos
  • Advice on building
  • Helpful illustrations
printable (digital) pages of instructions

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