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Workshop #32: Shopquest 2017! New Saw Up!

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Blog entry by clieb91 posted 02-05-2017 08:58 PM 593 reads 0 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Ok, So it has taken me a few weeks to get the saw from my garage to the shop. But I with help from the wife got it into the basement yesterday and I completed assembly and set up this morning.

Set up was generally easy, even had some help from my daughter. Had to run out to get a blade this morning as I had not gotten one yet, and again this afternoon as my dust connector I had did not fit the duct port on the saw. Why is it that 4” is different on every tool? Quick fix though and it does generate a lot less dust with the collector running. Need to just remember to turn it on.

After a few test cuts I decided to run some scrap logs through it. I am going to like this saw….

Now if I can get my stabilization setup put together I think I will be good with most turning wood for a while.

CtL

-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- PortablePastimes.com (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)



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John Lowell

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#1 posted 02-06-2017 01:49 AM

Nice rig, you will find lots of use for it. Am using the 3/4 in reasaw king, cuts like butter.

-- Trying, but lots to learn.....

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#2 posted 02-06-2017 02:43 AM

Congrats on the new saw. These are such a great addition to the shop.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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