Grr-rip Block

gripblockTHE GRR-RIP BLOCK, also from Micro Jig, is a push block for jointers, band saws, router tables, shapers and table saws.

It features Gravity Heel hooks that automatically drop down to catch the end of a workpiece, non-slip surface, ergonomic handle and built-in 90-degree flip guide for resawing on the band saw. It connects to MicroJig’s optional deflector/connector for protection against splinters and chips for hands-free routing. The push block sells $29.95. For information, visit www.microjig.com.

This article originally appeared in the September 2013 issue.