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    Cam Clamp workshop indeed happened

    Put together twelve attendees and a lot of good help from Dirk and Charlie and you can produce 96 cam clamps. I was very pleased how well everybody helped each other and we were done by mid afternoon.

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    Re: Cam Clamp workshop indeed happened

    looks like a lot of fun! (also looks ilke a kick *### shop!)

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    Re: Cam Clamp workshop indeed happened

    Phil, I had a great time working in your shop today, everyone came together a did a awesome job. Thanks for putting this workshop on and for feeding us as well.
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    Re: Cam Clamp workshop indeed happened

    Thanks for sharing the photos, only wish I could have attended, looks like all had a blast.
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    Re: Cam Clamp workshop indeed happened

    Likewise, Phil, I had a great time. It was nice to meet some new faces and connect them to the User names and also see some familiar faces.
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    Re: Cam Clamp workshop indeed happened

    Great time, shop, food, host, woodworkers, clamps etc. etc...

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    Re: Cam Clamp workshop indeed happened

    Great workshop, wonderful host and shop, Thanks Phil!!!! Excellent food. Learned a lot!
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    Re: Cam Clamp workshop indeed happened

    It was a good time. Thanks to Phil for providing the shop and ribs and everyone else who brought food and helped out. Hope to see you all again!

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    Re: Cam Clamp workshop indeed happened

    A great day as usual. Thanks Phil for hosting and for the great Lunch. Was glad to see some new faces come out

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    Re: Cam Clamp workshop indeed happened

    Phil,
    Can you share a picture of how you adapted the powermatic tenoning jig to fit on the slider?

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    Re: Cam Clamp workshop indeed happened

    thanks everyone for a great day!

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    Re: Cam Clamp workshop indeed happened

    Thanks for the pictures and thank you Phil for organizing this workshop and providing the ribs for lunch. Also appreciated the sweet corn, beans, and drinks brought by others. I had a great time. It was good project and it was fun working with everyone on our 'limited production run' of clamps.

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    Re: Cam Clamp workshop indeed happened

    I forgot to add the final photos:





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    Re: Cam Clamp workshop indeed happened

    Quote Originally Posted by Jeremy Scuteri View Post
    Phil,
    Can you share a picture of how you adapted the powermatic tenoning jig to fit on the slider?
    I checked several tenon jigs and determined the Powermatic was the easiest to adapt. It only required the addition of a spacer between the main body of the jig and the miter slide and a couple of longer screws. I used some tooling plastic - any hardwood would also work. The photos show the size. The jig slides on and locks with the front screw. Each time you mount the jig you will need to set it parallel to the blade but that is very easy. Just adjust the vertical table to touch both the front and back of the blade and tighten the mount screw.

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