Read in | Leer en: Español
Sometimes, to make some woodworking project, we need to cut identical boards. And even if we have a circular saw and a guide to make precise and straight cuts, cutting more than two or three perfectly identical boards can be complicated and tedious. This is because we need to set the jig position before each cut. But with this woodworking trick I can cut perfectly identical boards repeatedly, because I only have to set the fence position once.
Some time ago I made a circular saw cutting table (<- watch video here). And it will be very useful to perform this woodworking trick.
Then, I have already drawn the cutting line in one piece of marquetry. I put it on the cutting table, and I screw a stop block against it.
And I screw one end of the circular saw guide (<- watch here the video about how I made this guide).
Now, when I have to change the marquetry board I can release the screw that holds the circular saw guide next to the second stop block. I lift that part of the circular saw guide, I take the board away, I put there the next piece of board making sure it bumps against the first stop block, and I insert the screw once again.
Like this it is very easy to cut a lot of boards to the same dimensions, because I don`t have to set the circular saw guide each time. I just put the boards in the right position in this jigs, and I cut.
Remember to watch the video to see how to modify the jig to cut a different size marquetry board.