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Router Bit Set-Up Jigs for 22627 45° Lock Miter Bits

Helps you set your lock miter router bit to the precise height every time!
Item #
53817
Rating:
86% of 100
Set your router bit to the precise height every time for accurate lock miter joints! Simply bring the router bit up through the table and align the jig with the cutting edge of the bit. Jig works for 3/4" stock on one side and 5/8" stock on the other. Made of durable HDPE and measures 2" x 3-7/8" x 3/4".
(1) Router Bit Set-Up Jig for 22627 45° Lock Miter Bits
More Information
Brand Rockler
Weight 0.1500
Type Setup
4.3 / 5.0
67 Reviews
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Well worth the money. Made my initial setup so easy that it almost seemed too good to be true. I was making perfect fitting joints in just a few minutes.
September 16, 2019
Purchased
2 months ago
Woodworking Experience:
Intermediate
I am not sure if the router bit has to change for each side of the corner.
August 12, 2019
Purchased
4 months ago
Pure Genius!
So easy to use. Read directions and first try was a perfect fit. Great time saver. Well worth the price. Try it you’ll love it.
June 19, 2019
Purchased
5 months ago
Woodworking Experience:
Intermediate
Gave me an easier way setting up my router
April 27, 2019
Purchased
7 months ago
Woodworking Experience:
Beginner
Set up jig for 22627
The arrived quickly from the USA, well packaged with clear instructions. The jig made set up a breeze with perfect joints.
April 7, 2019
Purchased
8 months ago
Lock mitre
It helps in setting the bit and reduces practice cuts
March 18, 2019
Purchased
8 months ago
Woodworking Experience:
Beginner
Perfection.
Great made and save my time to measure actual.
March 15, 2019
Purchased
8 months ago
Woodworking Experience:
Advanced
Items arrived well packed
Very pleased and will purchase again
Many thanks
February 26, 2019
Purchased
9 months ago
Router Bit Set-Up Jig
Don't leave home without one!
February 17, 2019
Purchased
9 months ago
Woodworking Experience:
Intermediate
A great jig even for professionals
Works perfect. Makes setting up the router bit so much easier and faster. Bit is in the correct position every time. Definitely recommend this jig.
January 29, 2019
Purchased
10 months ago
Woodworking Experience:
Intermediate
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Why did you choose this?
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Just what I needed!
Michael Ripp I on Oct 30, 2019
I am having substantial trouble getting the bits set, so I hope this will alleviate some frustration, and allow me to use the lock miter bits.
Jeryl B on Oct 7, 2019
Just what I needed!
Michael Ripp I on Oct 30, 2019
Making box beams
charles k on Oct 15, 2019
I am having substantial trouble getting the bits set, so I hope this will alleviate some frustration, and allow me to use the lock miter bits.
Jeryl B on Oct 7, 2019
Making Columns
Raymond Talucci T on Sep 22, 2019
The jig is the easiest way to setup the router
Levi F on Sep 11, 2019
Bought router bit and needed good way of setting it up.
GALE H on Sep 10, 2019
Have tried trial and error to get the bit to work, hoping this will give me the use of this bit, without ruining as much stock.
Rick W on Sep 1, 2019
Took Router Class at the San Diego Fine Woodworker's Member Shop and was told to always have a set up block for the locking bits.
Peter Cronin M on Aug 9, 2019
make set up easier
kelly L on Aug 7, 2019
Make it easier to set up router to cut drawer joints
Thomas R B on Jul 28, 2019
ease of set up
John R on Jul 24, 2019
Was looking for this item, found it and ordered it
Lorence on Jul 18, 2019
Tried to set up on my own this should make set up a snap
Michael S on Jul 14, 2019
For ease of lining up the perfect cut
Anthony L on Jul 5, 2019
To make it easier and quicker to set the depth/height for my 45 degree lock miter bit.
TIMOTHY S on Jul 3, 2019
I bought this for quick set up.
Brian G on Jun 30, 2019
Hopefully it is for the bit I ordered above.
Douglas S on Jun 21, 2019
I've heard setting up the 45 degree locking miter bit was difficult and time consuming. This bit is supposed to make it a breeze.
Donna W on Jun 20, 2019
Save wood by getting settings right.
Michael P on May 26, 2019
I chose the Lock Miter Set Up Jig to save time and material costs getting the bit set perfectly.
Sam D on May 14, 2019
Spent too much time and scrap trying to get this tricky bit right. A friend's recommended this so I'm giving it a try
Jennifer R on May 14, 2019
This will save set-up time
Mark G on May 12, 2019
It goes with the bit and will save me time and frustration setting up the router.
Thomas L on May 8, 2019
Help to set up drawer sides
Fred W on Apr 16, 2019
Hard to set up bit without this gauge! Thanks for having it
STUART MORRISON T on Apr 15, 2019
only place I have seen
Grumpy on Apr 14, 2019
I heard it is hard to center the router bit.
M L on Apr 8, 2019
time saver
Greg S on Apr 7, 2019
simple and accurate setup
Rudy A on Apr 6, 2019
have your bit and this will save me time and accuracy.
Alan M F on Apr 3, 2019
New at using this router bit, i can use this to better understand set up.
Ron H on Mar 30, 2019
want to see if it makes things easier
william d on Mar 29, 2019
ease of bit setup
duane m on Mar 16, 2019
.This will make set up a lot easier.
Darrell N on Mar 15, 2019
because it works
David M on Mar 7, 2019
wanted to set lock miter fast and easily.
David R on Mar 3, 2019
For ease of setup
Gregory P on Mar 2, 2019
Needed it
Robert A. S on Mar 1, 2019
ease of set up
Stephen W on Feb 27, 2019
Speed set up time
Jason P on Feb 19, 2019
to help set up the bit
Mark Z on Feb 16, 2019
have the bit and don't know how to use it
Ella G on Feb 13, 2019
Best price I could find. Seems like it will save tons of time and scrap when setting up
William R on Feb 5, 2019
best price
STEPHEN L on Jan 31, 2019
To precipitate a quicker set up.
Spring B on Jan 28, 2019
A good setup jig is worth its weight in gold.
JOHN B on Jan 27, 2019
Makes for easy setup.
Michael B on Jan 27, 2019
So I could easily set up the router bit
Elizabeth B on Jan 22, 2019
I ordered this to make the set up easier.
thomas s on Jan 17, 2019
Going to be building shadowbox picture frames for next job—maybe even furniture in the future.
Lorenzo T on Jan 16, 2019
Making box beams
charles k on Oct 15, 2019
Making Columns
Raymond Talucci T on Sep 22, 2019
How exactly does this work with 5/8 stock? All my test corners had a substation gap/misalignment. I had to manually adjust he bit using a straightedge to get it fairly close.
Marcin W on Jan 30, 2018
BEST ANSWER: Same experience for mr
This is great for 3/4” ply, but what do y’all do for 1/2” ply? Seems odd that the other side is for 5/8” instead of 1/2”...
Katherine P on Sep 17, 2019
BEST ANSWER: Using the 3/4” bit requires trial and error until acceptable results are obtained. Purchasing the gig to fix is a great help. Suggest the trial and error method for the other bit. If a fit jig is available, purchase it for assistance. Trails are great if used on properly sized scrap lumber!
Will the lock miter setup gauge work with the Freud lock miter bit?
Dave C on Dec 23, 2016
BEST ANSWER: I was told only Rockler bits mate with their jig. It did not work with my bit which is the same basic shape but machined different.
Will these work with non-rockler bits?
Neil A on Nov 21, 2016
BEST ANSWER: It did not work with the bits I had from another company, I'm guessing they only work on Rockler brand
what is the shank size ?
jim b on Mar 6, 2018
BEST ANSWER: 1/2 inch
which side is which on the jig ?
John W on Feb 12, 2018
BEST ANSWER: Instructions are located here:

http://go.rockler.com/tech/45-deg-locking-miter-jig-it-instructions.pdf
Do these lock miter jigs work with other manufacturer lock miter bits?....jeff
Jeffrey P on Jun 4, 2017
BEST ANSWER: This setup block is designed to work specifically with Rockler Lock Miter bits.
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