There are available router table insert plates in the market nowadays. They proffer you the capability to adjust the router bit height from the above the router table without removing the router. However, the simple steps you could have the installation of the router table insert plate not so difficult.
1. Begin by placing the router table insert plate on the top of router table. Therefore, you need to know where you like do the installation of router table insert plate. If you are going to make use of the router table for the big panel work, move the router table insert plate to the rear of the table.
2. Line the router table insert plate with front edge of the router table so they run parallel to each other.
3. It is essential to put on your hearing protective gears and safety glasses while you are working on this.
4. Make use of the table saw and slice the material, then use the template for the router table insert plate. The template material should be 3/4-inch stock for approximately16-inches long and 3-inches wide. You must prepare at least four pieces of template material.
5. Take the two pieces of template material and connect them next to router table insert plate to the long side of the plate. Make use of double sided tape to secure them in place.
6. Measure the distance between the two pieces of the template material you just connected. Cut them and connect them on the short sides of router table insert plate.
7. Get the router table insert plate. You now need a template to make use to install the plate in the router table top.
8. Make use of a router with a 1/2-inch straight bit or a 1/2-inch collar to slice a lip for router table insert plate to place it.
9. Get the template material, then put a 1/2-inch hole at the center of router table insert plate’s location on the router table’s top.
10. Use your jigsaw and begin your cut in the 1/2-inch hole and make use of the inside lip’s edge as your guide.
11. Install the router table insert plate to the router table top and properly adjust according to your needs.
With these simple instructions given, you can now have the router table insert plates installation.