My DIY Bandsaw - 4th Shopmade Woodworking Tool #7: A video Update

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Blog entry by Armand posted 07-30-2013 02:40 PM 10297 reads 3 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Finally a video of my Band Saw.

-- My Master is Mankind's Greatest Carpenter.

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#1 posted 07-30-2013 03:04 PM

Wow! That is extremely impressive!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#2 posted 07-30-2013 04:21 PM

Very nice tool … congrats!

-- Gerry -- "I don't plan to ever really grow up ... I'm just going to learn how to act in public!"

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#3 posted 07-30-2013 04:35 PM

Very impressive! Well done.

-- It always looks better when it's finished!

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#4 posted 07-30-2013 04:43 PM

An excellent tool. Well made and sturdy. This should serve you well, Armand.

I also forget to lock the casters, on my drum sander, sometimes. Its fun to see it walking away as I feed wood into it.

-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging.

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#5 posted 07-31-2013 01:13 AM

Oh my gosh. I am totally making one of those. You’re a genius

-- Eric

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#6 posted 07-31-2013 01:44 AM


Congratulations on the new shop addition. This will certainly serve you well for a long time.

-- Randy-- I may not be good...but I am slow! If good things come to those who wait.... Why is procrastination a bad thing?

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#7 posted 07-31-2013 09:45 AM

Great job! The saw itself is very impressive, even the filming was very well done. More power to you. Many of the Pinoys can learn much from you.

-- Ed "Real happiness is one that you share."

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#8 posted 07-31-2013 02:13 PM

Thank you LJ buddies, your comments are really inspiring.

@Ed: This time I used my son’s DSLR for the video, the pictures are through my phone.

-- My Master is Mankind's Greatest Carpenter.

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#9 posted 08-02-2013 03:35 PM

very nicely done

-- Stelios L.A. Stavrinides: - I am not so rich to buy cheap tools, but... necessity is the mother of inventions

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#10 posted 12-04-2014 05:09 AM

One year plus has passed. How is the saw working? I asked Matthias Wandel once about making a frame from plywood and he was adamant it would not be strong enough but yours is pretty thick. Would you do anything different?

-- Rick M,

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#11 posted 01-13-2015 01:20 AM

Still working good and has produced a lot of sawdusts including the award winning BarTop Wine Rack.

-- My Master is Mankind's Greatest Carpenter.

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