Introduction: Push Block

Make a push block for safe operation of power tools like table saws and routers.

Step 1: Stencil

Stencil the handle of a saw onto a piece of wood stock.

Step 2: Shape

Cut the the handle to size with a jig saw. Use a router to round the edges and sand to finish.

Step 3: Base

Cut a piece of stock for the base.

Step 4: Router

Route the center of the base to accommodate the handle.

Step 5: Fasten

Screw the handle to the base.

Step 6: Grip

Glue the underside of a mouse pad to the base and trim the edges.

Step 7: Boom