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The router is perhaps the most versatile of any woodworking tool. You can use it to do everything from shaping simple edge profiles to cutting complex joinery.


Routing A Hinge Mortise

Mortising for hinges is normally no big deal. But if the hinges are round, it introduces a challenge. Here's a … Read More

Trim Router Base Upgrade

A simple and inexpensive way to expand the use of your trim router. Read More

Routing Perfect Parts

Simple add-ons all it takes to rout small parts safely and accurately on your router table. Read More

Foolproof Profile Routing

These simple steps help eliminate chipout and burned edges, and give you better results. Read More

Problem-Solving Router Accessories

These inexpensive guide bushings make it easy to add precision and control to many router bits. Read More

Router Setup Tricks

Take the guesswork out of setting up a router bit. Here's how to make a perfect cut every time. Read More

Essential Router Table Technique

A router table makes quick work of creating smooth, accurate slots. Learn the tricks to getting great results every time. Read More

Router Table Rabbets

Learn a few straightforward tips and techniques for creating smooth, crisp rabbets in a short time. Read More

Perfect-Fitting Hinge Mortises

Installing hardware is one of the final details of building a project. Routing a hinge mortise is a breeze with … Read More

Router Jig for Perfect Mortises

Creating accurate mortises quickly is a great way to get the most out of your plunge router. This easy-to-use jig … Read More

Router Tune-Up

Been neglecting your router lately? All it takes is a quick once over to keep your router on the job. Read More

Compact Router Table

Finding space for a dedicated router table is no easy task. Here's a way to add one to your shop … Read More

Router Table Grooves

A router table is ideal for cutting smooth, accurate grooves. Here are two essential techniques for custom-sized grooves. Read More

Routing Grooves Easily

Your router table is a versatile tool for creating all kinds of joinery. Find out how to create smooth, crisp … Read More

Router Table Troubleshooting

The router table is one of the most useful shop tools. It pays to give it a top--to-bottom checkup and … Read More