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Jig for cutting large circles using a router.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER May-Jun 1988 (v.4#2) pg. 12

Simple jig to route circles and radii is made from perforated hardboard.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #26 May-Jun 1992 pg. 15

Jig to rout curves with radii as small as 10" and as long as 14 feet.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #29 Nov-Dec 1992 pg. 16

Making and using a router ellipse jig that allows cutting or drawing perfect ovals without the hassle of templates or string.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #31 Mar-Apr 1993 pg. 31

Simple jig for making a variety of circular cuts with a router.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #52 Jun 1996 pg. 22

Circle-routing jig cuts accurate circles or arcs of any diameter up to 60".
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #53 Aug 1996 pg. 20

Tip on using a metal rod (inserted into the edge guide hole of a router base) as a jig when routing arcs and circles.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #54 Oct 1996 pg. 30

Circle-cutting jig for a router also acts as a stabilizer when edge routing.
CANADIAN HOME WORKSHOP Nov 2001 (v.25#2) pg. 34

Homemade circle-cutting router jig is used to fabricate large semi-circular frame for a dining table.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #239 May-Jun 1983 (v.33#5) pg. 78

Cut large circles of wood using your router and this simple jig.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #358 May 1995 (v.45#5) pg. 30

Modified router table is used to cut perfect circles up to 18" diameter in loudspeaker baffle boards.
FINE WOODWORKING #32 Jan-Feb 1982 pg. 16

Jig for using a router to fabricate a raised-rim circular tabletop. This is an alternative to outboard turning of a large object on a lathe.
FINE WOODWORKING #98 Jan-Feb 1993 pg. 16

Accurate circle-cutting jig is made with two 18" rods that fit the guide holes of a router.
FINE WOODWORKING #99 Mar-Apr 1993 pg. 12

How to use your existing guide bars, two small wooden blocks and a length of wood as an adjustable circle-cutting router jig.
FINE WOODWORKING #103 Nov-Dec 1993 pg. 22

Simple jig for cutting smooth, accurate circles (discs) on a router table.
FINE WOODWORKING #119 Jul-Aug 1996 pg. 14

Circle-cutting router jig.
HOME FURNITURE #2 Spring 1995 pg. 96

Adjustable trammel for use with a router.
SHOPNOTES #3 May 1992 (v.1) pg. 8

Circle cutting jig for a router.
SHOPNOTES #35 Sep 1997 (v.6) pg. 27

Five great router tricks. (1) Template for cutting smooth circles. (2) Making fixed-louver inserts. (3) Biscuit joinery. (4) Making simple cabinet door frames with a 3/8" rabbeting bit. (5) Jig for trimming solid-wood edge banding flush with the surface.
WOOD MAGAZINE #33 Feb 1990 (v.7#1) pg. 34
Added Info WOOD MAGAZINE #35 Jun 1990 (v.7#3) pg. 9

Make a no-hole centerpoint (from a modified self-adhesive plastic towel hook) for use with a trammel-mounted router or portable sabersaw
WOOD MAGAZINE #65 Nov 1993 (v.10#8) pg. 6

Vacuum-veneering and clamping. How to construct a hold-down platform, trammel pivot, router template, push-block and band saw circle-cutting jig, all of which rely on vacuum pressure to operate.
WOOD MAGAZINE #70 Jun 1994 (v.11#4) pg. 76

Adjustable trammel jig for cutting perfect circles with a router.
WOOD MAGAZINE #75 Dec 1994 (v.11#9) pg. 16

Plunge-routing basics and six jigs. (1) Mortising jig. (2) Fluting, slot and dado routing jig. (3) Keyhole-routing jig. (4) Jig to bore a series of identically-spaced holes. (5) Jig for making raised panels. (6) Circle-cutting trammel and template for routing holes up to 6" diameter.
WOOD MAGAZINE #123 Apr 2000 (v.17#3) pg. 56, Insert
Correction WOOD MAGAZINE #128 Nov 2000 (v.17#8) pg. 10 (Keyhole-routing jig)

All-around plunge router jig features (1) an adjustable fence for routing dadoes, rabbets and grooves, (2) a bench-mount attachment and vertical fence for cutting mortises in the edge of stock, and (3) an accessory that turns the jig into a trammel for routing circles, ellipses, and other curved cuts.
WOOD MAGAZINE #123 Apr 2000 (v.17#3) pg. 62, Insert
Correction WOOD MAGAZINE #128 Nov 2000 (v.17#8) pg. 8

Simple non-adjusting plywood tramel for a router.
WOOD MAGAZINE #129 Dec 2000 (v.17#9) pg. 92

Tip: How to cut a large circular table top out of a square blank of glued-up lumber by using a router and a trammel point attachment.
WOODSMITH #19 Jan 1982 pg. 3

How to modify the Sears trammel point attachment (or make your own trammel point attachment) to cut out a large circular table top using a router.
WOODSMITH #20 Mar 1982 pg. 13

Auxiliary router base acts as a trammel for cutting and routing circles.
WOODSMITH #72 Dec 1990 pg. 19

Tip on cutting circles with a router and trammel point focuses on the direction to move the router.
WOODSMITH #74 Apr 1991 pg. 28

Trammel platform (jig) allows a router to cut a perfect oval.
WOODSMITH #84 Dec 1992 pg. 22

Trammel jig for your router uses a sturdy 48" aluminum ruler for the arm.
WOODSMITH #99 Jun 1995 (v.17) pg. 30

How to build a segmented arch. Includes instructions for a shop-built jig used for assembly and routing the arch.
WOODSMITH #104 Apr 1996 (v.18) pg. 32

Technique for cutting circular work pieces with a table-mounted router.
WOODSMITH #114 Dec 1997 (v.19) pg. 22

An adjustable guide for cutting circles using a router.
WOODWORK #26 Apr 1994 pg. 38

Tip on using a router and trammel to convert an octagonal frame into a circular frame. How to secure the work piece and provide a center for the trammel.
WOODWORK #30 Dec 1994 pg. 16

Adjustable router compass jig for cutting circles.
WOODWORKER #1095 Feb 1985 (v.89) pg. 94

Adjustable trammel for cutting large circles with a router.
WOODWORKER Dec 1988 (v.92#12) pg. 1143

Adjustable jig for cutting circles in plywood using a router.
WOODWORKER Nov 1989 (v.93#11) pg. 1076

Adjustable trammel for cutting circles using a router.
WOODWORKER Sep 1992 (v.96#9) pg. 83

Tip shows how to use a piece of perforated hardboard to eliminate the hole made by a router trammel pivot point.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Jul-Aug 1997 (v.21#4) pg. 9

Quick release circle cutting jig for use with a router. A sliding carriage allows for changes in the diameter of the circle being cut.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL May-Jun 1999 (v.23#3) pg. Insert

Adjustable router jig made from wood is used to cut perfect circles.
WORKBENCH Jul-Aug 1979 (v.35#4) pg. 57