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Table Saw Outfeed Table #1: Planning

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Blog entry by patbrennan posted 09-24-2012 09:11 PM 5958 reads 0 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I am wanting to build an outfeed table for my Jet Contractor saw. Any suggestions?

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MedicKen

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#1 posted 09-24-2012 11:30 PM

Here are a couple I like

http://lumberjocks.com/projects/13583

http://lumberjocks.com/projects/8959

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#2 posted 09-25-2012 07:12 PM

Both of the tables that Ken posted are great. But i have a problem with them and MY contractor saw.
I built a fold up table very simular to the one in the photo … I was very happy.
Then I had a project that needed a 45 degree crosscut.
As I eyeballed the Wixley angle gauge and turned the hand wheel, it got really hard to turn … What the …
Then I noticed that the motor also turned hitting the table and not allowing me to go to a 45.
Now, see me disassemble the outfeed table that I’m so proud of … without a smile on my face. ... I was sad.
I later remade the table with 4 legs, 1/4 inch carrage bolts at the bottom for adjustment, and when I need a 45 I pull the table away from the saw.
Something to consider before you decide.

-- Grumpy old guy, and lookin' good Doin' it. ... Surprise Az.

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