Router tables are very helpful to wood craftsmen, they somehow made it easy for the craftsmen to make their work faster. Router tables are machines that can be turned and spun and can craftsmen can be attached certain tools to them too. If you are planning to use a router and router table, you need to ensure your safety. You will be needing safety glasses, protection to your ears and be sure to unplug the router first before adjusting anything. You also need to make sure that you will choose a good quality router table for you to have a smooth sailing work regarding your woodcrafts. Technology today has a lot to offer to make things easier for each individual.
Here are some advantages in using a router table:
- It is easier for you to shape end grains. You will not have to hard time to route the pieces that are narrow. You can avoid the tearing of the wood’s end grains.
- You will have edges as perfect as you want them to be. With the use of the router table, it will be easier for you to have a smooth-edged surface for your ply wood and ply boards. Your wood edges will be seamless.
- If you are using a router table, you will have an easier time to shape small pieces of wood, not to mention that it is safer for you. This is not like when you’re using a router that is just hand held.
- You can also use the router table as a connector. This will allow you to save money and this is another way for you than owning an expensive jointer. You can just purchase certain bits that are available for purchase in your local hardware for you to turn your router table to a jointer.