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Workshop Thoughts

354 days ago by Dave Rutan | 1 comment »

My table saw is a small one. I don’t think it counts as a contractor saw. If I recall correctly it’s sold as a bench-top. I have it mounted in a stand and it serves me well enough. The one shortcoming of my TS is its size. I think the widest rip I can cut is 11 3/4 inches. I’ve given thought on how to add an extension wing and have even recreated the profile of the front edge so that the fence could be used on any extension I build. But If I’m going to add a TS ex...

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TS outfeed table with downdraft #1: The Nutty Professor is at it again

463 days ago by Mainiac Matt | 3 comments »

This view shows the back side of my recently refurbished TS. There are ~46” between the saw and my primary work bench. I lowered the bench to match the height of the TS @ 32-7/8” and planned to bridge the two with an outfeed table…. but I wanted to do something different with it. Since I have two 4” DC lines running back there, I figured this would be a great place for a down draft table. Here’s the preliminary design… To maximize air flo...

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Workshop **Work In Progress** #6: Starting Anew - TS Calibration

1109 days ago by brukilla | 6 comments »

After taking the fence and router table off, I had to get set-up for ts calibration and set-up. I also fixed an issue with the left miter slot (miter issue). I had already checked the blade 90 to the table – so that is already good to go. Prep:1. Pencil2. Superbar3. Dial Calipers (didn’t use, though)4. 36” Straight Edge5. Allen Wrenches6. Saw Blade (ATB) 7. Hammer 8. Rubber Mallet I then performed the following steps:1. Installed blade and marked a tooth pointing towar...

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Finished the Research and Making a WorkBench! #3: CLICK.... HUMMM ..... THUNK!

1923 days ago by RichClark | 3 comments »

Interesting thing happened today ( took off work today, and Friday (oh its Friday!) and Was ripping more SYP for the table top and Fired up the TS and Literally it was CLICK…. HUMMM…. THUNK! Seems the “set allen screw” for the Motor pulley was not super perfectly tight! So the Click was turning the TS on… and It hummed for a few seconds and the blade came up to speed..and then I Was positioning the Board I was going to RIP and It JUMPED and Thunked!... ...

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