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Offline jbarr

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Re: (Yet another) Domino 500 input/question
« Reply #90 on: August 02, 2022, 11:39 PM »
Probably Microjig's dovetail clamps would work as well.

Chuck I'm impressed that your mortising 5mm stock when the smallest tenon is just under 4mm. Not a lot of wiggle room. I guess this jig makes that possible. BTW I use my home made carmonius version (and soon to buy this jig) for doing small boxes so I also mortise into faces as well as edges. I use an L shaped push block to keep the piece vertical and hard up against the fence using one of the clamping elements clamps. I obviously needed a 20mm hole which I drilled in the middle of the jig. Just another use which works perfectly not shown in any of the videos

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Offline ChuckS

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Re: (Yet another) Domino 500 input/question
« Reply #91 on: August 03, 2022, 11:27 AM »

I've done Dominoes with 5mm stock before:

The joinery table will use a shim on the table instead of a shim on the machine, with improved accuracy. The set-up will also be simpler.

Offline Adamsse

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Re: (Yet another) Domino 500 input/question
« Reply #92 on: August 03, 2022, 10:13 PM »
Chuck, Thanks for alerting us to 5mm capability. I just tried that on the Veritas table.  The .093 acrylic + 2 sheets of paper did it.  If you have additional posts or photos on how you have applied this in the past, we would appreciate it.  Sandy

Offline ChuckS

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Re: (Yet another) Domino 500 input/question
« Reply #93 on: August 04, 2022, 11:00 AM »

The sorting trays are the only project I used 5mm ply on, but I saw the potential of the Veritas joinery table to do similar tasks that require precision and more.