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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.


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

Router Table Helper

This simple add-on makes changing router bits a breeze. Read More

Router Table Featherboard

Build this unique support system for routing tall pieces. Read More

Low-Cost Router Trammel

Electrical conduit makes it easy to create a handy router jig. Read More

Essential Router Add-On

This easy-to-build upgrade is ideal for cutting accurate joints. Read More

The Easy Way to Trim Edging

These handy supports let you trim plywood edging with a router. Read More

Save Time Routing Dadoes

Add this handy gauge to your straight edge guide. Read More

Space-Saving Router Table

A unique fold-up design features a large worksurface. Read More

Router Trick for Grooves

Combine a guide bushing and a template to add detail. Read More

Essential Router Tips

Here's how to rout smooth, crisp profiles every time. Read More