Crosscut Sled from ShopNotes #99

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Blog entry by Joe Lyddon posted 04-05-2012 03:43 AM 7498 reads 2 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I started out making the Crosscut Sled as in ShopNotes Vol.17, #99… Page 24.

I was doing OK, except that the one in the magazine was made for a Right Tilt Blade…
... Mine is a Left Tilt; therefore, I dropped many of the features that I liked and it resulted in more of a straight vanilla Sled.

It does have an extension that can be added for longer material…

Here are the pictures taken…

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: ... My Small Gallery:"

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#1 posted 04-05-2012 05:25 AM

I like the extension. They make a left tilt? Just kidding. I bought into the right hand concept, and still try to lean left when cutting. Old habits.

-- Better woodworking through old hand tools.

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#2 posted 04-05-2012 01:53 PM

My super sled is in constant use. Makes a lot of things simpler and safer. You’se is gonna like your sled.

-- Jim, Anchorage Alaska

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