How to make a conductor furniture yourself?
When furniture is created, almost all the detailshave to be joined together butt. Do this with dowels, which make holes. It is here that you will need a special detail. You can buy it or make a conductor furniture yourself.
What is a furniture conductor?
A conductor is a bar that hasa few holes and sleeves. It is applied to the desired part, insert the drill into the sleeve and make a hole. To fix the two parts you will need the help of one conductor, while the parts are fixed as safely as possible.
Advantages of the conductor:
- precise drilling;
- simple and quick creation of holes.
At the same time conductors are used not only during construction, but also in machine building. This tool also allows you to drill cylindrical billets and pipes.
Different types of conductors
Depending on the sector, the conductors are divided as follows:
- Overhead. They got their name because of the field of application. This device is superimposed on the workpiece and fixed, with the help of which holes are made.
- Rotary. With their help, cylindrical holes are drilled. In this case, the rotary axes can be located both horizontally, vertically, and inclined. The case here is equipped with swivel bushings.
- Overturned. They are used when holes are created in several planes.
- Sliding. Are used to perform each individual hole. In this case, this model is not fixed on the surface, which means that it is not the most convenient one.
As we already mentioned above, this product is needed whenassembly of furniture. Someone prefers to buy it, and someone does a furniture conductor for drilling holes with their own hands. Such products are sold in any construction shops, it is important to choose the finished products for a specific purpose. The cost of a furniture conductor will depend on its size, purpose and manufacturer.
The simplest option is inexpensive, butProfessional equipment with various additional functions costs a lot. Therefore, today, furniture makers and templates are increasingly making their own hands.
Produce them with a metal sheet or a wooden board. In these holes are made, which will serve as guides. This work is simple, anyone can cope with it.
How to create a conductor
So, to create a conductor furniture with your own hands is easy. To get started, you will need:
- welding machine;
- drill and some locksmith tools;
- Also in advance it is necessary to prepare armature 10 x 10 mm.
First, the blank is sanded with sandpaper andmarkup is performed. The distance from the center to the center is approximately 32 mm. Next, each template hole is drilled. After this, an emphasis is created - for this you can take a metal plate 1 mm thick. It needs to be bent and prepare a place for carving. The last step is to connect these parts.
The product must be manufactured as accurately as possible andneatly, otherwise there will be no benefit from it, and in case of an unfortunate situation it can even damage the furniture. For more information on how to make a conductor, you can by looking at different video lessons. It is easiest to make it according to the furniture template, which can also be spied on by specialists.
To ensure that drilling does not cause complications,and a conductor is needed. This device is really needed when assembling furniture. Of course, you can buy everything today, but it is better to make a conductor furniture yourself, because then such equipment is exactly suitable for each specific purpose.