General Specialty Tools & Instruments has enGeneral Professional Face Frame Jig Systemtered the face frame jig arena to battle Kreg Jig system and the Drill Master #96264 Portable Pocket Hole Jig. Generals patented $129.99 entry jig shown to the left has the advantage of combining the drilling and assembly operations in to one operation according to General.  From a price point of view the Kreg Jig K4MS Master System is $139.00 from Rockler, the Drill Master #96264 Portable Pocket Hole Jig $67.99 from Harbor Freight Tools, so the prices are comparable.

The General System can accommodate stock from 1¼ in. to 2½ in. wide and 3/4 in. to 1 in. thick.  The whole spacing is adjustable from 3/4 in.to 1½ inches.

Generals 1st entry was the 849 E Z-Pocket Hole Jig Kit.  It is an aluminum extrusion,  and hardened steel drill bushings, with a thumb screw clamping mechanism. selling for $31.47 on Amazon.  This new entry is definitely a big leap forward.