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10 Ways to Get the Most from Your Plunge Router


2. Doweling

Make the same jig as for mortising, but rather than slotting the acrylic top, simply bore two 5/8" holes. Make multiple tops with different spacing between the holes for different dowel setups. To use this jig, set it up as you would for mortising, and then plunge the holes to your desired depth. Repeat for the mating workpiece, and assemble the joint with glue and dowels.

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