China Tools, Amazing Doweling jig you have to see!

China Tools, Amazing Doweling jig you have to see!

In-depth reviews of China woodworking tools Ep. 27
Amazing “Doweling jig” and “Multi-Row puncher!”

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In this video:

Doweling Jig

Multi Row pucher


My Personal Banggood favorites all time!

1. Doweling Jig / Multi row puncher

2. Kerfmaker

3. Drill guide cabinet jig

4. T-ruler

5. Precision square
Miter square

8. Miter square brass

7. Height gauge


The material used for my workbench and this platform is Black MDF:
Black MDF, something similar to Valchromat. I get it from here: (Netherlands)…
Black MDF.

Here is a list of viewer’s suggestions where you can buy Black MDF or Valchromat or Forescolor.





NSW Australia, Laminex has the black MFD

A few products from this review were sent to me by Banggood for testing.
This does not mean that I do get all my products. I review also a lot of products I bought myself.
I started these reviews because from my experience not every tool from China was worth buying. So I wanted to make in-depth reviews to show you which products you should consider and which product you better leave alone. The fact that Banggood sent me products occasionally does not change the way I make my reviews. I still give in-depth reviews and give you my honest opinion!

On this, you can count on!

I have a good experience with and they have a lot of woodworking tools nicely organized on their site.

My name is Dennis and I am from Hooked on Wood.
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Products I use in my workshop

Table saw with dust system:

Harvey HW110GL Europe edition with sliding table
Harvey / Axminster trade S-12 overhead blade guard
Dust extraction: HBM 200
Oneida Super dust deputy 6”

Incra master-R-router lift
AEG 1400w router
Incra 25″ SL positioner with Wonder Fence

Drill press: Jet JDP 15B
Miter saw: Festool Kapex 60

Different links to products I use

Axminster trade hold down clamps
Piher Rail guide clamps
Micro Jig dovetail clamps
Bessey parallel clamps
Axminster trade parallel clamps

Push blocks
Micro Jig Gripper
Incra Push block
Thank you for viewing.

Best regards,



  1. Ahmad Fatah on March 3, 2023 at 6:50 am

    hi.. thank you for sharing good information.. may i know what the name is this?

  2. Gustav Gans on March 3, 2023 at 6:51 am

    Nice jig. What is the distance between the holes?

    And what does the Letter A and B which is marked near the Line of digits mean? In your example you used the hole with the thickness of 23,5 mm. That line of digits is marked with the letter B. What does the letter B mean?

    There is a second line of digits which is marked with the letter A. In your case it is 15,5. What does this stand for?

  3. Lars Palmqvist on March 3, 2023 at 6:54 am

    Secondly it is a bmmer one cannoth buy 3mm m14 which would fit with ikea products.

  4. TJ on March 3, 2023 at 6:55 am

    Is there another name for the "corpus connection" ? Because I’d like to find some parts for that where I live and when I google corpus connection I find no results and so I cannot translate it to my language cause I can’t even find it in English. Thank you 🙂

  5. Anthony Garcia on March 3, 2023 at 6:56 am

    Thank you for the great product reviews Dennis. I have been looking forward to buying this jig since you first recommended it here, but was holding off because of the cost…until recently. I finally ordered it! but when it arrived all the parts had fallen out of their slots in the foam and banged around, scratching up and damaging the jig. I contacted banggood support and have had a negative experience trying to get it replaced. They have offered very small ammounts of refund ($6, then $12) but what I want is an undamaged jig. I’m hesitant to choose that over a refund though, because who is to say that it won’t happen again? I’m assuming they will package the new one the same as before. Customer "service" has been a huge hassle and is spoiling banggood for me. I’m very disappointed.

  6. Marty on March 3, 2023 at 6:56 am

    Can this jig be used with 12mm and 16mm thick boards? Also could you screw in 6mm guide holes / bushings instead of the 8mm ones?

  7. robleake on March 3, 2023 at 6:58 am

    This is a good jig, although it’s £100 now (thanks Brexit) and shows it doesn’t need to be self centering, just from the same datum, like the domino.

  8. Jon & Carole Paish on March 3, 2023 at 7:00 am

    Thanks so much for this review – I wish I’d known about this jig before I spent plenty on a JessEm system, which is good, but can’t reference off an edge like this does. Just for the record, Wnew do also sell additional drill bushings in a selection of sizes, so it is possible to switch over to 6mm or 10mm dowels if needed.

  9. radu dobrescu on March 3, 2023 at 7:02 am

    Very nice video about doweling jig. But if you want to dowel a piece a wood in the middle of another you use the marking point of the jig to allign the jig with the line but the dowel in the side of material is not in the middle because is not a self centering jig.Practically you align the dowel itself with tle line.

  10. Cerberus on March 3, 2023 at 7:04 am

    If you use the flat side of router base there is the possibility / high likelihood of binding the bit!

  11. Charles LaGreca on March 3, 2023 at 7:04 am

    Too bad it’s made in China. I’ll buy American, thanks.

  12. Shailesh Khowal on March 3, 2023 at 7:06 am

    Where to buy it in india

  13. Anthony Strother on March 3, 2023 at 7:06 am

    NOw that is cool and really good router point I have never thought of.

  14. B Nitro on March 3, 2023 at 7:08 am

    The video and the product are both excellent. I bought a jig and I’m using it more and more. Yet I have a question : can anyone give a tip as to how to set the depth for the drill ? I do it in a much akward way…
    Thanks in advance for sharing if you do

  15. GA on March 3, 2023 at 7:09 am

    Shipping 58 euro to eu

  16. Anthony Strother on March 3, 2023 at 7:09 am

    Which would you say is better and why please? This doweling tool of the Drill Pro3? I currently use a "DowelMax" and while it is good, I am always looking for something is better at making dowels. Thank you very much. Tony

  17. Nick on March 3, 2023 at 7:10 am

    I purchased this dowel jig based on your video and recommendation, Dennis how do you use this to do rail and stiles? I cannot see how to line up the marks on wood that is only two inches wide. Can this Jig be used to do frames and rail and stile doors?

  18. squareswing on March 3, 2023 at 7:12 am

    We don’t have metric dowels in any stores.

  19. einjen on March 3, 2023 at 7:12 am

    Asking because I’m clueless. Does this work with 12mm or 15mm plywood as well?

  20. Jack Husky on March 3, 2023 at 7:18 am

    What is missing is the 45deg adapter that you can get with the Dowel Max to use dowels on a table/bench waterfall mitre joint

  21. heyRalph on March 3, 2023 at 7:21 am

    Long time ago I bought a large plug-in Mikita router. There were 2 options on this router base at the time – square or round. I bought the square base and quickly became very conscious of drifting along a fence. Note to self, “get the round base next time”. My newer routers have a flat side that I use when changing bits, but otherwise I don’t see much advantage to having a flat side on a router base

  22. thejames666 on March 3, 2023 at 7:21 am

    Hey. Thank you for this. I’ve just ordered the smaller dowel jig part. I would love a Domino but I’m never going to be able to justify one. This really sparked my interest. I presume the extension/spacer bar corresponds to the same dimensions in the longer jig??

  23. Patrick Archuleta on March 3, 2023 at 7:22 am

    Remember people who are watching would like prices.Bottom line

  24. Lee Barton on March 3, 2023 at 7:23 am

    Hi Dennis love your china tools videos. Out of this jig and the red dowel jig you reviewed in ep 8 which one would you rather have in your workshop.

  25. Frank Domburg on March 3, 2023 at 7:23 am

    Your Dinglish is one of those rare cases, where it actually is totally not irritating.
    Compared to the average American from the southern states, I prefer yours any day!

  26. Stuart Dale on March 3, 2023 at 7:23 am

    As always a great review, my first source when I am looking to buy a new tool. To save me going back over the videos, what episode do your tools change from Makita to Festool? 😀

  27. RASHID TAYIDI on March 3, 2023 at 7:24 am

    I agree it is a great combination for joining cabinetry panels, but may also be used to create an MFT table top by precisely placing holes with just the tip of the drill bit indenting the surface and going back with a 20 mm brad point drill bit in a portable drill press to complete the holes and the rows can be set precisely square.

  28. mingueyox on March 3, 2023 at 7:26 am

    Great video and superb channel. Thank you Denis. Quick question about the multi row puncher, is it spaced based on the 32mm system? cheers

  29. James Fricker on March 3, 2023 at 7:28 am

    what is the hole spacing on the dowel jig?

  30. Klausemann66 on March 3, 2023 at 7:29 am

    Thank you for the videos!
    Have you ever tried the 3 in 1 adustable doweling jig from Drillpro? It comes with more interesting features, but is also more expensive.
    I’d be interested in your opinion

  31. Peter Morrison on March 3, 2023 at 7:33 am

    Hi Dennis, well done on your channel !!
    Are the dowel jig and the shelf jig still available. Can’t see any link in descriptions

  32. Nashville Tennessee on March 3, 2023 at 7:33 am

    The link doesn’t bring up the Multi Row Puncher. Has it been discontinued?

  33. radu dobrescu on March 3, 2023 at 7:34 am

    Denis, I just ordered one thanks to your review. But until it arrived (2-3 weeks ) I watch again and again your video and I don t understand why are 2 rows of number (A and B). I understand if the wood have 18 mm thick you put the bushings in the 18 mm hole but near the 18 mm is another number. Why? Thank you

  34. Aikidobear129 on March 3, 2023 at 7:34 am

    I give this Video a 5 Star Rating- 5 for presentation, 5 for knowledge of equipment utilized, 5 for entertainment value. I just screwed up a project by drilling one wrong hole- so the dowel went in crooked- I resolved it but this longer dowel device sure would’ve come in handy- I think I’ll buy myself one for Christmas.

  35. Benoit Vos on March 3, 2023 at 7:35 am

    Hi Dennis, thank you for your videos. You mentioned about using the multirow jig to drill adjustable shelves.
    Does that mean that the shelf plug need to be 8mm diameter ? Seems big to me… Do you need to buy additional pieces to drill at lower diameters for that use? Thanks a lot for your answer

  36. Chris Bradley on March 3, 2023 at 7:36 am

    Thank you for the routing tip👍👍

  37. Peter XYZ on March 3, 2023 at 7:38 am

    Thanks! You saved me from wanting a $1200.00 Festoon 👍🏼👍🏼👍🏼

  38. Steve Spirit on March 3, 2023 at 7:39 am

    Does anyone with the jig already have any idea of the external screw thread size of the bushings (or to put it another way, "what size thread will the bushing holes accept) as I’m looking for a 5mm set to allow it to be used for standard 5mm shelf pins. I’ve found a set with a M14 thread, but not sure if these will fit the jig and long bar. Any information appreciated. 👍

  39. Jeff Smith on March 3, 2023 at 7:39 am

    Another helpful, well-thought-out, and much appreciated review!

  40. Tim Romano on March 3, 2023 at 7:41 am

    A very good jig for building carcasses and shelving using standard thickness plywood. Not well-suited to joinery projects with thicker stock and/or narrow boards, such as table legs, rails and aprons, picture frames, etc.

  41. Robert Otto Kokesch on March 3, 2023 at 7:41 am

    How far apart are the holes on the multi-row puncher? Do they allow you to make holes that follow the 32mm cabinetry standard?

  42. Luca Plett on March 3, 2023 at 7:42 am

    Hey Denis can you please check the link for the doweling jig. They sent to me a completely wrong product 😢

  43. Randall Pearce on March 3, 2023 at 7:42 am

    I won’t buy from Banggood anymore. Ripped off too many times. I bought this jig on AliExpress. Then at least I can clearly see what I am buying.

  44. rick kinney on March 3, 2023 at 7:43 am

    it may be "amazing" but is it accurate and will it last a lifetime? great, informative video—always nice to see a different view —thanx rick

  45. Fitz on March 3, 2023 at 7:45 am

    Hi Dennis, because of this Video I bought this Doweling Jig und built 2 custom Kitchen Cabinets with it. I have many years professionally installed kitchens and am therefore particularly critical. But I must say that the Doweling Jig has really convinced me. So thanky you for this Video. I wisch you and your Familiy a merry Christmas. Greetings from the german North Sea Coast.

  46. Paul Longva on March 3, 2023 at 7:47 am

    As a newbie, I automatically used the round side on my router. I love your content, keep up the good work.

  47. Lars Palmqvist on March 3, 2023 at 7:47 am

    Hi love your channel and have baught this one, i found i love it even though i am a festool man :-). it does have one flaw, the two plates should have been the same thickness, one have to ajust clamp and dept all the time. would you agree and perhaps inform design department 🙂

  48. KBoxer1969 on March 3, 2023 at 7:48 am

    Greetings from Canada! Just wanted to say that I really appreciate your videos. Very detailed and precise testing that gives me confidence in your conclusions. I have since opened my mind to some of the Banggood products. As a new woodworker, I can use any savings I can get for tools that work well.
    Thanks again and keep up the great work!

  49. Secoba Airways on March 3, 2023 at 7:49 am

    After watching this video I bought the dowel jig, it arrived today, way ahead of schedule but so far I haven’t had a chance to use it. I can comment, however, on the absolute top-quality materials, workmanship and presentation of this jig – all outstanding. I am looking forward to using this dowel jig, it really does look and feel that good, thanks for the heads-up Denis.

  50. A. Molina on March 3, 2023 at 7:49 am

    Yo la compré y es realmente asombrosa, 100% recomendada