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Chester

Chester is older than he likes to admit, a lifelong woodworker with a special interest in everything related to routers, router tables and router lifts in particular. His aim in life is to own everything made by the Kreg Tool Company, and his doctor says he's most likely addicted to anodized aluminum.

Review: JESSEM Clear-Cut Precision Stock Guides

JESSEM Clear-Cut Precision Stock Guides are innovative roller-type hold-downs that mount in the T-track of your router table fence that are faster, easier, safer, and more flexible than traditional feather boards. Guide rollers angled at 5° toward the fence simultaneously pull the stock tightly against the fence and hold in down to the router table top for absolute control.

Review: INCRA I-BOX Jig for Box Joints

The INCRA I-BOX Jig is an extremely accurate micro-adjustable box joint jig for creating a stunning variety of box & finger joints on the router table. It’s safe, precise and with easy repeatability, and has the quality and attention to detail that characterizes all of Incra’s precision woodworking products.

Review: JessEm Mite-R-Slide Miter Gauge

The Jessem Mite-R-Slide™ Miter Gauge glides smoothly and easily on a polished steel shaft attached to your router table fence and offers greatly improved performance and increased precision over end grain cuts made with a miter gauge traveling in a miter track in the router table top.

Review: Woodpeckers Coping Sled

If you’re looking for a well-made (in the USA) coping sled that allows you to make safer, more accurate joints on your router table, the Woodpeckers COPESLED1 is an excellent choice and will last a lifetime. Perfect cope and stick joints, rail and stile doors, lap joints and tenons time after time.

Review: JessEm 4010 Master Fence II

The JessEm 4010 Master Fence II is a well-made, top quality router table fence with the sort of innovative features you would expect from the company who invented the router lift, and features a dual track fastening system that fits to the left and right sides of the table that guarantees perfect alignment.

Bosch RA1181 Router Table Review

With its cast aluminum table top, high quality fence, removable mounting plate and dual outlet power switch, the Bosch RA1181 router table is the best bench-top/job-site router table on the market—all for the amazingly low price of $159

Kreg PRS1040 Router Table Review

The Kreg PRS1040 is a top quality freestanding router table with a number of innovative features that make it stand out from the competition like the innovative table saw style T-square fence which keeps the fence permanently parallel to the miter slot, even while you are adjusting it.