Well, that is true, but I was doing this Maloof style (FREE HAND!!) and one got away from me, and it did put "Dimple" in the blade
The way I do it now, there is almost always a flat on the bottom, so I think it is fairly safe, but yeah, I hear you, I push on the back of the jig, and use one of them hand help push pad things on the face.
Makes a lot of cut offs, going to the garbage stuff.
Man I'm going to have a lot of wood to turn!
The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sails.
William Arthur Ward