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Rout Ellipses with Ease West Des Moines IA

Two new jigs from Trend make routing ellipses as easy as routing circles. Actually, these jigs rout circles, too. The Mini Ellipse Jig (shown above) is designed for use with a light-duty plunge router. It allows routing ellipses from 9-in. by 7-in. to 23-in. x 20-1/2-in. Install the pencil plug and you can also use the jig to draw ellipses and circles.

The Home Depot
(515)221-2233
3700 University Ave
West Des Moines, IA
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Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
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The Home Depot
(515)287-7269
4900 SE 14th St
Des Moines, IA
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Cappel's Ace Hardware
(515) 225-4323
245 50th St, At the corner of 50th and E.P. True Pkwy
West Des Moines, IA
 
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10320 HICKMAN ROAD CLIVE, IA, 50325
Clive, IA
 
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(515) 222-0868
10331 University Ave
Clive, IA
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The Home Depot
(515)251-5819
10850 Plum Drive
Urbandale, IA
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Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
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The Home Depot
(515)963-1890
2335 SE Delaware Ave
Ankeny, IA
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True Value Hardware
(515) 279-9905
100 Grand Ave
West Des Moines, IA
 
LOWE'S OF W. DES MOINES, IOWA
515 267-0300
1700 50TH ST. WEST DES MOINES, IA, 50266
West Des Moines, IA
 
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(515) 267-0300
1700 50Th Street
West Des Moines, IA
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Rout Ellipses with Ease

Rout Ellipses with Ease

 

    

Two new jigs from Trend make routing ellipses as easy as routing circles. Actually, these jigs rout circles, too. The Mini Ellipse Jig (shown above) is designed for use with a light-duty plunge router. It allows routing ellipses from 9-in. by 7-in. to 23-in. x 20-1/2-in. Install the pencil plug and you can also use the jig to draw ellipses and circles.

The jig consists of a plate that attaches to the router and a cross frame that attaches to the bottom of the workpiece. A pair of pivot points that slide in the cross frame's perpendicular T-slots connect these two pieces. To determine the size of the ellipse, you simply adjust and lock the pivot points on the router plate. The Ellipse Jig works the same way, but features an aluminum cross frame and trammel rods in lieu of the Mini's router plate. It allows routing ellipses up to 72 in. by 66 in.

Source
Trend Routing Technology, www.trend-usa.com, 270-872-4674, Mini Ellipse Jig, ME/JIG, $149, Ellipse Jig, ELLIPSE J/A, $239.

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