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#1 posted 530 days ago

Thanks for sharing.

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#2 posted 530 days ago

Thanks for sharing.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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#3 posted 530 days ago

Good Post. I did the same thing with my saw and also replaced the stock angle iron in the back of the saw with a new one. I went from a 30” rip capacity to 46”

-- Michael Mills, North Carolina,

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#4 posted 530 days ago

Great idea just what I was thinking of, glad to see someone did it first to work out any kinks.

-- Harry, Jackson Mi

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#5 posted 530 days ago

You can also do this with the Incra fence rails.

-- Jesse, Saint Louis, Missouri

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#6 posted 530 days ago

Lots of good ideas…

Thank you.

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

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#7 posted 530 days ago

Sounds great

-- Norman

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#8 posted 529 days ago

Thanks for sharing. I did this one time, it worked well.

-- Aaron - central California "If you haven't got the time to do it right, when will you find the time to do it over?"

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#9 posted 479 days ago

knotscott – good to see you still sharing such high quality information!

-- Todd A. Clippinger, Montana,

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#10 posted 315 days ago

Thanks for sharing, Scott. I am prepping to build some cabinets so this was top priority on my to do list.

On my Grizzly 1023RLW (w/router extension wing), I discovered the bolt holes in the rear rail don’t match. Two bolts are 16 inches apart, but the hole in the cast iron wing is 17 inches from the one nearest to it. So, instead of relocating the rear rail, I fabricated an extension out of hardwood. I bolted the extension to the table by using the two existing bolts holding the steel rail in place. I had to replace the bolts with longer ones, but that wasn’t a big deal.

I posted pictures and more details in my blog.

Thanks again for sharing the info. It certainly inspired me.

-- Handcrafted by Mike Henderson - Channelview, Texas

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#11 posted 188 days ago

has anyone successfully done this with a Ridgid tablesaw? if so, can you please provide a pic or some details.

Thanks for this post.

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