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798 days ago

It is finished! - 28 replies

As some of you know I have been restoring/modifying and updating a 1987 Delta Unisaw. If you are interested I have blog here: Last weekend I finished the project, here are some pics; I have spent a total of around $1200.00.

798 days ago

Gripper(TM) 200 Advanced System - 4 replies

Do you have any experience with Gripper™ 200 Advanced System?It looks good but does it work? Thanks

799 days ago

About reviews - 25 replies

Before buying anything I shop and I read reviews to death. I read reviews, read documents and gave phone calls to get informed for three weeks before, at last, last night I ordered a reverse osmosis system for our kitchen. Yesterday trying to fix it I destroyed my TS miter gauge. I read reviews before ordering a new one , finally I ordered...

822 days ago

Selling my R4511 - 7 replies

If you live in or around SLC, I am selling my Rigid R4511 for around $400.00 OBO.It is in very good condition

830 days ago

Which tape ages well? - 12 replies

I am installing baffles in my Unisaw cabinet for dust collection: I want to tape all the seams.In the past I have used different kinds of duct tapes and HVAC aluminum tapes, cheap ones and expensive ones. None aged very well. After just a few years they fall apart. Do you know a tape which last mor...

834 days ago

Painting a plastic surface with latex paint - 6 replies

Following my question on, if I get paint mixed at the big box store, most likely it will be latex paint. Can i use this paint to spray paint a plastic surface? I already primed this surface both with a “plastic” and ‘metal” primer. Will it adhere or will it just peel after a while?Thanks

834 days ago


As some of you know, I am working on a 1987 Delta Unisaw. I bought a plastic cover for the motor and now I want to paint it to match the color of the saw itself. I primed it last night, with a “plastic” primer then a grey primer. I now try to find a can of paint the would match the color and that I could afford. Of course I went to m...

835 days ago

Why do I need a dado nut on my Unisaw? - 7 replies

I see many advertisements for dado nuts for Unisaw table saws.Why do I need a dado nut on my Unisaw?I never had to use one before on the other saws I ownedThanks.Bert

837 days ago

Replacing the switch on the Unisaw with paddle switch - 3 replies

I replaced the original switch on my Unisaw with a paddle switch for safety but it does not work. The motor runs as long as I hold the start button in, as soon as I release the button the motor stops.The Unisaw uses a motor starterAny idea why?Thanks.Bert

838 days ago


This after noon I installed a new Vega PRO 40 Table Saw Fence on my Unisaw. I noticed that this fence is very short on the left side of the blade The saw being a right tilt, this is the side of the blade I would use for miter cut and this fence will just be too short.With the fence on the left side of the blade, I can get at the very best 5̶...

839 days ago

Mounting a Bosch 1611 plunge router in a router table - 12 replies

As some of you know by other forums, I just bought a Bosh 1611 plunge router that I would like to mount in a table saw router extension that I also just bought. This router develops 3 /14 HP which I believe would be “just fine” in a table. I have two issues:1-I have only a 1/4” collet for it and Bosh no longer sales the 1...

840 days ago

Bosh 1611 plunge router and table saw - 0 replies

Did one of you ever mounted a Bosh 1611 in router table extension?In addition I am looking for a 1/2” collet for it. Bosh no longer sales it

840 days ago

How many Lumjocks live in Utah? - 36 replies

Hey, Lumberjocks if you live in Utah please reply.Would you like to meet the other Lumberjocks living in our sate?Bert

840 days ago

I don't get it! - 67 replies

So I got this Unisaw yesterday. Having heard of these saws for several years , as well as of Powermatic, I was expecting something very special but for me it is not. To tell you the truth I am disappointed. What makes a Unisaw or Powermaric “better” than a new Grizzly?Is this all about nostalgia, like some people try to tell me that...

841 days ago

Finaly, I bougth a saw - 41 replies

I just came back home the owner of a 7 years old /3HP very clean Delta Unisaw.I paid $500.00 for it.In addition I got a recent Bosh 2 1/2HP plunge router for $50.00 .A Bosh made in Switzerland ( a good one ) recent jigsaw for $50.00and about 200 Jorgensen screw type clamp of assorted size for $20, and a free 6” dado set. The saw runs e...

843 days ago

What is your favorite router table for a table saw? - 13 replies

What is your favorite router table extension for a table saw and why?I would like one wit a fence and slot for miter gauge.I looked at few of them on Amazon and Grizzly. Thanks.Bert

843 days ago

Is $1275.00 for this Delta Unisaw a fair price? - 58 replies

Thanks for your answers.It has a 3HP motor and according the the seller it is not more than 5 years old.Bert Bert

843 days ago

How old is this Unisaw? - 20 replies

There is a Unisaw on sale on my local classified this morning.It looks very good, very clean and fairly recent.The serial number is : 05H68893.How old is it?Does it have riving knife?The asking price is $1275.00, is it a good price?Thanks.

846 days ago

DAYTON Cabinet Saw - 37 replies

Do you know anything about these saws?I can a 10”/3HP delivered for $1500.00.Are they any good?Who makes them?I know one thing about them; they look ugly.Thanks.Bert

846 days ago

Where to buy a Bridgewood BW-10TS Cabinet Table Saw - 4 replies

I have been trying for the last 15 minutes to find a place where to buy a Bridgewood BW-10TS Cabinet Table Saw.I cannot find any.DO you know one?Bert

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