Welcome Router and Woodworking Enthusiasts,
This newsletter we are discussing some topics on a a custom vertical router table, spiral vs straight bits, resurfacing of a cnc router table and a walnut staircase project from a member of the community. These are a few discussions among the many that are held on Router Forums daily! Why not stop by the community and join in on the on-going router and woodworking discussions.
Also, a great new software from Delcam!
Delcam has launched its customisable entry-level CADCAM package, ArtCAM Express 2011, for only $149! This solution is ideal for small businesses or those new to CADCAM! ArtCAM Express - The Small Business Routing & Engraving Solution
Vertical Table Equals Horizontal Router
Bill shares with the community his home made vertical router table, check out the discussion and pictures!
Click below to see the full discussion and pictures http://www.routerforums.com/table-mo...al-router.html
Spiral vs Straight Bits
Mike asks the community which is a better bit for the job, spiral or straight, check out the discussion and learn which is better choice!
Click below to join the discussion http://www.routerforums.com/router-b...ight-bits.html
Resurfacing CNC Router Table
The community discusses a few ideas and materials to resurface a cnc router table.
Click below to join the discussion http://www.routerforums.com/cnc-rout...ter-table.html
Ron shares with the community his recent staircase project. Check out the final result and the stages of this project as Ron shares the steps he took to reach the final product.
Click below to see the pictures and join in on the discussion http://www.routerforums.com/show-n-t...hand-rail.html
Power Tool Manuals
We recently launched our new power tool manuals database and we encourage everyone to share their power tool manuals to the community and help us create an index of power tool manuals! Also feel free to stop by and download any manual already in our database absolutely free! Power Tool Manuals - Router Forums
New Workshop Showroom!
Come checkout our new forum section where members can post tours of their workshops! If you have some pictures of your shop, share them with the community so others can see the area you work in. Workshop Showroom - Router Forums
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Woodworking Trivia Game...
Last week I tried something new I call a Woodworking Trivia Game, which is used to describe something about the world of routing. I would like to create one of these new trivia questions once a week and reward the winner of each trivia question with 10 reward points and the second to fifth person to get it correct will receive 5 points each. Thinking about something new… : Routerworkshop.net
New audio Podcasts...
1) Podcast 106: Welcome to the Router Workshop Podcast series today we are going to talk about the basic router types. This is one of many podcast coming in the near future, so if you are interested in learning about the different routers then this is a must have podcast. Podcast 106: Basic Router Types… : Routerworkshop.net
2) Podcast 107: Today's podcast is about the set up to make the first cut with the router in a table mounted position. This podcast touches on the following information, bearing safety used on new bits, how to lock the bit in safely, cleaning the collet, two wrenches and set up with the router unplugged, the correct direct of feed and what is a safety pin. Podcast 107: The first Operation… : Routerworkshop.net
Another Way to make Custom Boxes
Well today I am talking about how to make custom boxes and what to put into these boxes. First I want to introduce the box calculator, this is an online tool used to create custom material lists used to make two types of boxes. Another Way to make Custom Boxes… : Routerworkshop.net