John Warren's Album: Wood trestle bent jig

Photo 1 of 4 in Wood trestle bent jig

Three panel bent, 7 pivot clamps make removal easy, 6 white blocks for saw guides,
5 comments
  • John  Warren
    John Warren Thanks Mike, They sure make removal easy. What I like best is the saw guides (white blocks) To cut all the timbers at one time with a razor saw, then unlock clamps, insert tie sill plate, move timbers back up and glue, no individual cutting and saves a lo...  more
    October 9, 2017 - 1 likes this
  • Graham Stokes
    Graham Stokes This idea is brilliant, Sir John!! Thanks for posting, man oh man.
    October 10, 2017
  • John  Warren
    John Warren I also place a narrow strip of wax paper under where the sill plates glue up on each panel, keep them from sticking to the jig if excess glue.
    October 10, 2017 - 1 likes this
  • Graham Stokes
    Graham Stokes Good, I was wondering about that, John. Good ol wax paper.
    October 10, 2017