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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.

Complementary Template Routing

This outside-the-box routing technique provides a foolproof way to create a seamless joint along a curved line. Read More

Surfacing Stock By Router Planing

When faced with the task of flattening a wide, twisted, bowed, or warped workpiece, a router and a simple jig … Read More

A Look At Spiral Flute Router Bits

Offering fast, smooth, tear-out free cuts, these unique bits definitely deserve a spot on your router bit roster. Read More

Perfect Grooves With Template Routing

All you need are a template and a guide bushing for smooth, accurate curved grooves. Read More

Router Table Dust Collection

Your router table can produce clouds of dust and mountains of chips in a hurry. Here are a few ways … Read More

5 Favorite Router Accessories

You might be surprised to find out how a few inexpensive items can make your routing tasks easier, safer, and … Read More

Using Big Bits For Router Table Molding

Get ornate. professional-quality moldings from the router table. Here's how to do the job. Read More

Foolproof Fluting Jigs

Creating perfectly spaced flutes on workpieces for a project is easy with your router and these handy jigs. Read More

Precision Rotary Tool Routing

Turning your rotary tool into a precision router for small, intricate work is just a matter of adding a stable … Read More

5 Tips For Taming Router Table Tearout

Tearout on the router table shouldn't be something you have to live with. Here are a few simple steps you … Read More

Making & Using Router Templates

When it comes to making odd-shaped or identical parts for your projects, a router and a template will help you … Read More

Shop-Made Threading Jig

There are a variety of commercial wood threading kits available, but they can be pricey and don’t offer a way … Read More

Time-Saving Router Bit Setup

Setting up router bits can be a little tricky and time consuming... By creating some simple setup blocks you can … Read More

Router Table Fence Micro-Adjuster

This handy little jig lets you dial in the position of your router table fence. It's a simple build that … Read More

Bit Bearing Changing Jig

This little gem holds your router bits in place while you change out the bearing. Read More