Daiku Dojo is a Japanese style woodworking organization. Hand tool technique, joinery structure, construction, and community building are our focus. Japanese woodworking, Japanese tools, Japanese saws, Japanese planes, Japanese chisels, Japapnese carpentry.
The jig keeps your hands well away from the blade, and you can rip as many pieces as you need without ever moving the fence. To make the jig, attach a 5-in.-long strip of wood, 1/16 in. narrower than the width of the desired rip, to the end of a 1×6 as shown.
woodworking workbenches - Woodworking jigs ensure that cuts are straight, holes are plumb and parts are square - among other things. Jigs are worth the time it takes. if you want to prevent oozing glue stains along joints, try clamping pieces together without using any glue. >>> Visit the image link for more details.
UPDATE: I finished my slab top for the workbench.See Here. For the last year or so I've been slowly sliding more into the Japanese side of Woodworking. My workbench isn't always the most ideal work surface…. mostly due to the location of the tail vise… it aways seems to be in the way of where I want to saw.
In his book Japanese Woodworking Tools: Their Tradition, Spirit and Use Toshio Odate explains Shokunin, master Japanese craftsman, are taught that each stroke of the saw, each shaving of the plane and each cut of the chisel are vital, requiring great concentration because each mark is permanent
Woodworking Jigs Play all. How to make woodworking jigs! Here we have a wide selection of jig including tables saw jigs, band saw jigs, miter saw jigs, planer jigs and much more.