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Blog entry by BradHess posted 1594 days ago 1240 reads 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Lately I have found myself needing to make large 42 to 50 inch cuts in plywood panels, however my table saw only had a 36 inch cutting capacity, so I started looking at new saw’s. After awhile I decided I really could not afford the saw I wanted so I stated looking for an alternative and then craigslist offered the solution. Someone was selling a 52 inch BIESEMEYER fence for a good price so I grabbed it. After a couple hours in the shop setting it up on my saw (Ridgid 3650) I am happy to say it is installed. What a great fence. After initial adjustment i was able to cut several large panels that would have been very challenging beforehand. All I need to build now is a good outfeed table to replace the one I have now. More to follow once the project is completed.



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ND2ELK

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#1 posted 1594 days ago

You might check out my out-feed table and Ezz-Feed infeed-table

God Bless
tom

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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woodworm

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#2 posted 1594 days ago

Sounds like a great up-grade to your existing saw while saving $$ alot. Does is come complete with the rail & all the hardware?

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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BradHess

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#3 posted 1594 days ago

Tom, Your out feed table is the one I started the design for mine from. I am going to do the same with a set of drawers on one side and then cabinets on the other. I may leave the cabinet side open, but I am not sure yet.

woodworm, Yes it same with rails and all the hardward it was brand new in box for about 1/2 the cost of a new one. From a business that was closing.

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#4 posted 1594 days ago

can you post any pics, love to see what that fence looks like on the 3650, been considering it myself

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BradHess

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#5 posted 1594 days ago

Yes I will post some pictures next time I go to my shop. Probably next week sometime.

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