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New Omnijigs from Porter-Cable Galax VA

This template features split fingers that allow adjusting the width of the pins as well as their location. A 24-in template for cutting production-style half-blind dovetails will be available as an accessory.

Blevins Do it Best Building
(276) 236-8171
302 South Main Street
Galax, VA
 
Galax - Auth Hometown
(276) 238-8600
972 E Stuart Dr
Galax, VA
Store Hours
Hometown Dealers
Store Type
Hometown Dealers
Hours
Mon:9-19
Tue:9-19
Wed:9-20
Thu:9-20
Fri:9-20
Sat:9-19
Sun:12-18
Store Features
Mon:9-19
Tue:9-19
Wed:9-20
Thu:9-20
Fri:9-20
Sat:9-19
Sun:12-18

Blevins Do it Best Building
(336) 372-4000
652 North Main Street
Sparta, NC
 
Apache Forest Products L.L.C
(804) 744-7081
5104 W.Village Green Dr. Suite # 106
Midlothian, VA

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The Home Depot
(757)465-9166
2421 Old Taylor Rd
Chesapeake, VA
Hours
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-8:00pm

Lowe's
(276) 238-3000
8417 Carrollton/Pike Road
Galax, VA
Hours
M-SA 7 am - 9 pm
SU 9 am - 7 pm

LOWE'S OF GALAX, VA.
276 238-3000
8417 CARROLLTON/PIKE ROAD GALAX, VA, 24333
Galax, VA
 
Blevins Do it Best Building
(336) 363-2216
7258 Hwy 21 South
Glade Valley, NC
 
The Home Depot
(703)534-9580
6210 Seven Corners Ctr
Falls Church, VA
Hours
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-8:00pm

The Home Depot
(703)823-1900
400 S Pickett St
Alexandria, VA
Hours
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-8:00pm

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New Omnijigs from Porter-Cable

New Omnijigs from Porter-Cable

 

    

Porter-Cable's Omnijig has earned its reputation as a dependable and accurate dovetailing system over almost two decades. Arriving soon are two new Omnijig Joinery System models: the 16-in. Model 55160 and the 24-in. Model 77240. Both models share important features. They come completely assembled and include a stabilizer bar that keeps the router from tipping forward. It also deflects chips down to the floor (an accessory dust chute is available). Dedicated set-and-forget stops position each template. According to the manufacturer, that means the templates don't have to be readjusted when you change from one operation to another. Onboard depth gauges make it easy to accurately set the router bit's height. And onboard instructions remind you how to set up each operation, so you won't have to reread the owner's manual each time you use the jig (incidentally, each jig comes with an instructional DVD featuring Norm Abrams). Both jigs accept stock up to 1-1/2 inches thick. Each model is uniquely outfitted. The 16-in. 55160 is equipped with a template for cutting fixed half-blind dovetails in a single pass (think production-style drawers). This template also allows you to cut sliding dovetails. A 16-in. variable finger template will be available as an accessory. The 24-in. 77240 comes with a variable finger template for cutting both full and half-blind dovetails. This template features split fingers that allow adjusting the width of the pins as well as their location. A 24-in template for cutting production-style half-blind dovetails will be available as an accessory.

Source
Porter-Cable, www.deltaportercable.com, (888) 848-5175, 16-in Omnijig Joinery System Model 55160, $429; 24-in. Model 77240, $599.


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