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outfeed extension for Bosch 4100

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Blog entry by mstenner posted 1514 days ago 3396 reads 2 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

In another conversation about the 4100 I mentioned an outfeed extension I made for mine, and I thought I’d post some pictures. This is made to add onto the Bosch-produced extension (the metal bits). The Bosch extension is fine for 90% of what I do, but when ripping things upwards of 4 feet, it’s nice to have a little more. This locks into the little grooves intended for miter slot clearance and sits just below the metal extension to avoid snags. It folds up for easy storage. Maybe the best 30 minutes I’ve spent in the shop!

-- -Michael



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a1Jim

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#1 posted 1514 days ago

Good idea

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#2 posted 1514 days ago

FAR more elegant than my $12 HF in/outfeed roller :-)

-- -- Neil

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Todd Thomas

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#3 posted 1513 days ago

man thats a great idea….mind if I borrow it???? I just got make 4100 with the bot extensions….so far I like the saw….seems to work good…I have mine on sight mostly…...
Thanks for sharing

-- Todd, Oak Ridge, TN, Hello my name is Todd and I'm a Toolholic, I bought my last tool 10 days, no 4 days, oh heck I bought a tool on the way here! †

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mstenner

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#4 posted 1513 days ago

Todd, please feel free to use the idea. I think the 4100 would make a fantastic jobsite saw.

-- -Michael

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