Beginner Tip: How to Create a Handle Opening


Handle openings are good additions to jigs in the shop, as they make it easier to transport and hang on a hook. They’re also useful on trays, totes and stools, plus you don’t have to spend extra money like you would if you added a machined handle or pull.

For details on how to create a handle opening, click on the image below.

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Chief

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  1. Thanks for the tip.
    Good idea.
    I make my openings 1-1/2″—more space to fit my large fingers.


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