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Of sawbucks, jigs and angles

Getting the angles right is vital to making the cross pieces of a sawbuck pack tree not just set an accurate bar angle, but also fit into the slots on the bars properly, while building a tree with enough twist to fit a horse properly as well.
Subscribe to RSS Feed A couple weeks ago Rod finished and used the new jigs he had been working on.  Cutting the slots in the back of the bars on sawbuck pack trees… http://www.rodnikkel.com/content/saddle-tree-blog-from-shop-and-desk/of-sawbucks-jigs-and-angles/

Pack Trees

A look at a sawbuck and a Decker pack tree we have made recently.
The crosspieces are inset into the top of the bars and the grooves under them are routered out deep enough that the extra thick piece of leather a saddle maker… http://www.rodnikkel.com/content/saddle-tree-blog-from-shop-and-desk/pack-trees/