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12-15-2013 10:12 PM

10" Professional Cabinet SawStop just fell apart. - 58 replies

Greetings Lumberjocks, I just had something happen in my wood shop that doesn’t make me very happy, so I thought I’d see if this has happened to any other SawStop owners. While adjusting the tilt angle from 0 degrees to 45, it appears that the “tilt control shaft collar” (part #90) decided to take a swan dive into t...

10-30-2012 03:24 AM

How do I repair a dimple in my new SawStop table top? - 21 replies

I really do hate asking questions like this, but I must. I’ve had my brand new SawStop table saw for just a few months now, and I did something this past weekend that nearly brought tears to the eyes of this old woodworker. I accidentally tipped over my 18V driver/drill…which had an 1/8” bit secured in the chuck. The tip of ...

07-29-2012 09:16 PM

Slab coffee table base. - 3 replies

Calling all woodworkers!! OK, now that I have your most appreciated attention, I have yet another quick question for this fine group of woodworkers. I’ve just acquired a few gorgeous, very thick, wide slabs of cherry. My intentions are to make at least one coffee table with one of those slabs. (Maybe even a dual-level coffee table.) I&#...

07-24-2012 04:05 PM

Still waiting for my SawStop 52" 3HP cabinet table saw. - 4 replies

Just wondering if others have ordered one of these and are waiting for the fence and rails. I ordered (and paid for) this saw on July 6th. The place I ordered it from says that the saw is in stock, but that the fence and rails are still on their way. Hmmm??? I’ve emailed SawStop, but no reply as of yet. Thanks, Gramps.

02-19-2012 04:23 PM

Kevin Rodel's Mission Style Side Chair. - 8 replies

Greetings fellow woodworkers, I’m nearing the end of putting together my very first Kevin Rodel Arst & Crafts Side Chair. (9 more to go after that.) I’m at a point in the production steps that I’d like to ask for tips from others who have built this gorgeous chair. (Once I’m done building my 10 chairs, I’d be...

02-10-2012 10:35 PM

Pocket-Hole Bit - 20 replies

The following story is NOT for the faint of heart. But it’s a true story, and I hope many others learn from my mistake. A few years back, I was putting together a face frame project using simple pocket-hole joinery. Before I go on, I must say that most people know me as Mr. Safety. I’m constantly thinking safety. This one day i...

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