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New Dovetail Jig Gatesville TX

Porter Cable's 4200 series dovetail jigs have some great conveniences that make much of that unnecessary. Unlike most dovetail jigs, these come fully assembled and ready to go, which in itself is a big time-saver.

Gatesville - Auth Hometown
(254) 248-1908
1706 E Main St
Gatesville, TX
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Higginbothams
(254) 865-8820
2533 S Hwy 36
Gatesville, TX
 
The Home Depot
(972)242-8437
2011 Keller Springs Rd
Carrollton, TX
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Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-8:00pm

The Home Depot
(281)304-1956
17928 Spring Cypress Rd
Cypress, TX
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Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-8:00pm

The Home Depot
(956)440-7779
4710 S Expressway 83
Harlingen, TX
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Mon-Sat: 6:00am-9:00pm
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Flentge Drug
(254) 865-6900
2401 S Hwy 36 Ste 101
Gatesville, TX
 
Fastenal- Gatesville
254-248-0575
2514 S. Highway 36 Gatesville, TX, 76528
Gatesville, TX
 
The Home Depot
(956)350-2232
605 W Morrison Rd
Brownsville, TX
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Mon-Sat: 6:00am-9:00pm
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The Home Depot
(956)447-2645
1500 W Expressway 83
Weslaco, TX
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Mon-Sat: 6:00am-9:00pm
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The Home Depot
(210)824-9677
435 Sunset Rd West
San Antonio, TX
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Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
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New Dovetail Jig

New Dovetail Jig

 

I've pulled out a few hairs trying to tweak my dovetail jig so it cuts perfectly. Porter Cable's 4200 series dovetail jigs have some great conveniences that make much of that unnecessary. Unlike most dovetail jigs, these come fully assembled and ready to go, which in itself is a big time-saver. They've also got a built-in gauge for setting the router bit's depth of cut. You'll still need to do test cuts, but this is an effective shortcut to success. The instructions for what to do if the joint is too tight or too loose are right on the side of the jig, so you won't have to search for your owner's manual. The 4210 jig, $99, cuts half-blind, rabbeted half-blind and sliding dovetails. The 4212, $149, cuts through, half-blind, rabbeted half-blind and sliding dovetails and box joints. Few other jigs in this price range produce through dovetails and sliding dovetails. Both jigs accept material from 1/4- to 1-1/4-in. thick and up to 12 in. wide. Each comes with a dovetail bit and guide bushing. Porter Cable says the jigs should be available in December.

Source:
Porter Cable , (800) 321-9443, www.porter-cable.com, Dovetail jig, 4210, $99, Dovetail jig, 4212, $149.

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