|Positioning a drilling jig. The pushpin on the left marks the spot. A #8|
sheet metal screw and a fender washer secure the drilling jig
|The drilling jig fixed into place for drilling. The DeWalt right angle adapter|
is not only compact, but also allows quick changes between drill and screw-
|Adjusting the poles before the 5-Minute Epoxy sets. The|
gauge at right ensures a uniform height of 3 3/4". The square
in foreground is essential to ensuring the the poles are set
straight and square.
|Poles fitted and epoxied into place. Note the two squares in the foreground.|
|Unintended consequences: the drill sucked|
up Heki and Silflor fibers and jammed the bit,
which needed to be cleared with an X-Acto knife.