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Bench Dog® Crown-Cut

Item #
23238
Rating:
86% of 100
Bench Dog® Crown-Cut
Bench Dog® Crown-Cut

Cutting crown molding doesn't have to be difficult! Crown-Cut eliminates the complication of cutting crown and cove molding, giving you perfect miters, every time. What's the secret? Crown-Cut holds the molding at its intended angle while you cut it. No more compound cuts and tedious trial and error! Before Crown-Cut, miscalculated compound cuts produced sloppy miters that screamed for caulk and paint. Even if you're using the coping method for inside miters, Crown-Cut will prove useful for the initial cuts. For a professional looking job, cut your crown and cove the easy way!



Features:
  • The safest and easiest way to cut crown and cove molding
  • Fits all 10" and larger miter saws, regular or sliding
  • Exclusive fence risers adjust to fit crown and cove molding up to 6" wide
  • Integral setup guide prevents costly miscuts
  • Completely portable. Does NOT need to be attached to your miter saw
(1) Bench Dog® Crown-Cut
More Information
Brand Bench Dog
Manufacturer Part Number 10-027
Weight 1.4000
Tech Spec No
Tech Docs

Bench Dog® Crown-Cut Owner's Manual

Type Crown Molding
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4.3 / 5.0
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Must have for a DIYer
Worked great. The diagrams on the fence were extremely helpful and the jig held the crown molding secure. Worth the price if I only use it once.
August 12, 2018
Purchased
2 months ago
Woodworking Experience:
Intermediate
it got me going
It got me started and it sure does work
May 25, 2018
Purchased
5 months ago
Woodworking Experience:
Intermediate
Perfect
Great tool for crown molding.
February 16, 2018
Purchased
8 months ago
Woodworking Experience:
Beginner
Best crown tool ever used.
Love this tool. Makes putting on crown a snap. Very adjustable, hold crown in right position, and even having the diagrams on it saved me a few times from messing up cut cause i always forget to turn it upside down.
January 31, 2018
Purchased
9 months ago
Woodworking Experience:
Advanced
Perfect
OK maybe 4 3/4 stars only reason is the stop is too short and it doesn't allow to cut short pieces, but there is ways to get around that. It was the perfect tool for the job. Total rookie here and every cut was perfect just follow the pictures ??.
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January 29, 2018
Purchased
9 months ago
Woodworking Experience:
Beginner
I really Love it!
January 3, 2018
Purchased
11 months ago
Woodworking Experience:
Beginner
It is great
Works great, just what I needed.
November 19, 2017
Purchased
11 months ago
Bench Dog Crown-Cut
Great product. Crown-Cut holds the molding in place so I could get a clean cut.
October 24, 2017
Purchased
1 year ago
did a job i thought i was not able to do.
i would recommend crown cut cutting jig by bench dog tools,
for a beginner i was able to install crown mouldings.before i bought this jig i wasted many feet of moldings.


thank you
bob k
October 17, 2017
Purchased
1 year ago
Woodworking Experience:
Beginner
Great jig...simple but effective!
Rockler Crown Cut Jig

First off…nicely thought out. However, the jig has a small flaw; the back side that rests on the miter saw fence is not plumb. So, when you grab it with the crown molding inserted, it rocks back throwing off the cut.

Should this be a deal killer? Nope.

The simple solution to a great jig with a tiny flaw:

1. Clear off your table saw.
2. Lower the blade all the way, you won’t need it for this operation.
3. Set the fence on the extreme right-hand side and lock it in place.
4. Place a piece of rough, 60 grit will do, sandpaper business side down on the table near the fence.
5. Slide one half inch of the paper under the fence.
6. Fold the paper up exposing the grit and over the top of the fence. Hold it firmly in place with one hand.
7. Place the jig on the table and while holding it down firmly, rub the jig on the sandpaper fence.
8. You are now mindlessly, and safely taking that little bit of excess plastic away from the lower back portion that causes the rocking. Check periodically during the process.
9. This may take a change of sandpaper a couple of times but within minutes your jig back will be 90 degrees to the bottom…no more rocking!

What I like about this jig is that when not making miter cuts, you simply move it out of the way, and the jig works on either side of the blade. Put it back and the jig is ready to go again.

Once you get the rock taken out, you will never do crown molding without it again!
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September 3, 2017
Purchased
1 year ago
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Why did you choose this?
Rockler Store
Seems to be the best option for accurate crown cuts for non-square corners.
Don M on Sep 21, 2018
Watched a video on you-tube and it meets an immediate need.
Dennis T on Jul 30, 2018
Seems to be the best option for accurate crown cuts for non-square corners.
Don M on Sep 21, 2018
Sinple design, ease of use.
Bryan G on Aug 17, 2018
Watched a video on you-tube and it meets an immediate need.
Dennis T on Jul 30, 2018
I purchased to help me make accurate cuts for crown installation.
Joseph F on Jul 15, 2018
video on you-tube showed this jig and liked the ease in which this product did the job.
David L on Jun 25, 2018
I am going to install crown molding
Starr P on May 9, 2018
I am a diy and needed some help on this honey do..
peter g on May 3, 2018
Recommended by friend
Roger P on Mar 20, 2018
going to install crown molding
Arthur O on Feb 23, 2018
I'm installing crown molding in my home.
Ralph V on Feb 13, 2018
I will be installing crown molding for the first time and this jig will help me make accurate cuts. The picture diagrams also will help prevent making wrong left and right cuts!
Kenneth E on Jan 16, 2018
I read the customer reviews and watched a CrownCut video. This appears to be the right jig for my crown molding project.
Rex H on Jan 6, 2018
it looked like something I could use on my first crown molding attempt.
robert s on Dec 6, 2017
For cutting crown molding
TOM S on Nov 13, 2017
Thought about making a jig like this, but an adjustable one would take some effort and this item seemed a better option for the price.
Victor G on Oct 31, 2017
good value
Bob H on May 1, 2017
It will help my cut my crown molding
S K on Apr 30, 2017
Accuracy
Gary H on Apr 30, 2017
Assist in making accurate cuts for crown mounding.
James J on Apr 30, 2017
Sale priced. Want one for some kitchen work next month.
Lance B on Apr 30, 2017
I can use and need it to insure quality work.
Tony W on Apr 29, 2017
I'm in the process of remodeling our home. I will be installing crown molding.
Bruce M on Apr 29, 2017
Give it a try. Have a house full of Crown to install and have always cut it by hand.
Charles T on Apr 29, 2017
Mistake free cuts, easy to use
Dave V on Apr 29, 2017
Have been doing remodeling and had a need to cut crown molding accurately.
Reynaldo T on Apr 29, 2017
Excellent tool. Instructions printed on the jig are very useful.
Bush N on Mar 12, 2017
Needed for complicated crown mold install
Clark C on Dec 30, 2016
This should made cutting crown molding much more efficient.
Ralph O on Dec 7, 2016
About to do to a lot of crown molding in my new house. Last time i made it without and it was difficult to get right.
Dyrc M on Nov 18, 2016
Another great tool for non professionals.
Barbara W on Jun 13, 2016
To cut crown molding for my daughter's room
Robert S on Jun 5, 2016
I borrowed one from my neighbor and it simplified the process of putting trim up in my house, liked it so much I wanted one for myself
Randall D on May 3, 2016
don't need it - but it helps
Michael G on Feb 8, 2016
Many good reviews on product and looks very easy to use with my miter saw
Timothy S on Jan 28, 2016
MY HUSBAND NEEDS IT TO FINISH COMPOUND
MITER CUTS FOR TRIM ON OUR REMODELED
KITCHEN CABINETS
SUSAN D on Jan 21, 2016
for improved productivity and quality of work
Donald B on Jan 20, 2016
I need it for work
Janusz S on Jan 4, 2016
Doing a lot of crown molding in our home
Tom N on Dec 30, 2015
This device should enable consistent positioning of crown molding and result in accurate mitered cuts.
Kenny H on Dec 28, 2015
need for quick cuts and assembly
Jeffrey P on Dec 28, 2015
recommendation from family member
Pam E on Nov 30, 2015
hanging crown molding
William C on Oct 8, 2015
I decided to purchase this product as this was my first go around installing crown molding, and I will say this item worked great. The picture for inside and outside cuts along with placing your crown molding upside down right in front of you definitely helps you not forget. overall great and easy product to use.
Steven M on Oct 6, 2015
To replace lost crown molding jig previously purchased.
Philip D on Oct 3, 2015
It had very good reviews. I'm doing crown molding to complete several sections of a coffered ceiling. This should enable me to make very accurate cuts on the molding.
Aubrey B on Sep 30, 2015
have a project that needs crown molding
james a on Sep 30, 2015
i need it for my carpentry projects
Osiel T on Aug 15, 2015
It makes simple a tremendously challenging and intimidating job in cutting crown molding. With the directions and guides a novice can do it like a pro and not spend a fortune due to being intimidated. Sweat Equity at its best!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Anthony B on Jun 24, 2015
Needed to make good cuts on crown molding
David F on May 21, 2015
Sinple design, ease of use.
Bryan G on Aug 17, 2018
I purchased to help me make accurate cuts for crown installation.
Joseph F on Jul 15, 2018
what keeps the bench-dog-crown in place on the bed of the miter saw?

Thank you

Ron Dinlocker
Ron D on Nov 7, 2015
BEST ANSWER: Firm pressure from your other hand
Would anyone know the height of the back wall on this jig? My 10" sliding miter only has 3-1/2" clearance from table to bottom of sliding rails.
RJreviewer on Jul 30, 2017
BEST ANSWER: It states - Fits all 10" and larger miter saws, regular or sliding.
That's a pretty good reason to return it if it doesn't fit....
In addition. you don't need it to be right up against the blade slot. keeping it back 2 inches shouldn't affect the quality that much...
How thick is the bed of this device? I'm thinking of getting 2 in lieu of crown stops...
Loren L on Apr 29, 2017
BEST ANSWER: Why, just move it from one side to the other?
Do you have to have a 10 inch miter saw? I have an 8.5 inch one.
George P on Aug 24, 2016
BEST ANSWER: I have a 12 inch miter saw and do know that it'll work fine in the 10 inch, but I'm not totally sure if it works on an 8.5. The base support should be okay but I'm not sure about the back support.
with the bench dog crown cut will I need to cope my corners?
rick e on Jan 23, 2018
BEST ANSWER: This jig will hold your crown at the proper angle like it would fit on the ceiling. You need to measure the angle of the corner and adjust your miter saw to half that angle to get a perfect fit each time.
will this work with small 7- 1/4 miter saw?
JEFFERY S on Apr 29, 2017
BEST ANSWER: I did my project using a 12" miter saw, however the specifications state that it is for use with a 10" or larger miter saw.
will This tool work with Dewalt miter saw DW780?
Fred76@ on Feb 11, 2018
BEST ANSWER: I do not have a DeWalt miter box , it worked on my Makita