New Table Saw

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Blog entry by Juansnapon posted 05-11-2010 07:43 AM 1409 reads 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Ok so I purchased a new table saw from Home Depot for $35. I was missing lots of parts like, one table extention(wing), blade gard, rails and rip fence. All and all it would cost about $400 to purchase the parts new. Luckly by buddy in Lancaster gave me his old rail and fence system. So I made a zero clearance insert and can’t wait to use it. So now I am starting to build a work bench for the saw and my router.

-- Juan, Fresno CA.

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#1 posted 05-11-2010 02:28 PM

Hey thats really cool, good luck on the bench.
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#2 posted 05-11-2010 03:38 PM

Sounds like you made out OK on the deal, I always like to hear about a good deal that turns into a great deal.
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#3 posted 05-11-2010 04:48 PM

I went to Home Depot when they were having the Ridged 3560 table saw on special They had sold out of all the saws in a box,and they wanted me to pay for one to be shipped in, Instead I ended up with they’re floor model.They had lost some of the peices to the roll around so I did’nt get that but I ended up under $350.00 for every thing . Not bad for a $550.00 saw and It works great

-- schloemoe, Oregon , http://www.

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#4 posted 05-18-2010 03:34 AM

A saw by parts. What a great concept.

Usually people use parts machine to keep a working saw in order.

You are using good parts off good saws to make your parts saw whole.

Keep it us.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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#5 posted 05-18-2010 03:38 AM

Hope it goes together well for you.

-- wood crafting & woodworking classes

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