I cut the legs off my bandsaw

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Project by exelectrician posted 07-14-2015 03:11 AM 1533 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Now I can roll the beast where I want it. With the great 3” castors from Home Depot which lock in both directions I get mobility and stability.

-- Love thy neighbour as thyself

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#1 posted 07-14-2015 04:09 AM

I like what you did. I did something similar to my old bandsaw. Darn thing was just to high. Cool dust collection you added.

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

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#2 posted 07-14-2015 04:49 AM

Nice solution! And you made it to fit your height. I have the grizzly stand and the heavy duty Shop Fox Dolly, and it adds inches for this 5’7” and shrinking guy. LOL!

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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#3 posted 07-14-2015 12:25 PM

Good job on having it mobile. What is the table height now compared to the pre-cut height? Looks to be pretty low but it could just be the perspective of the pics.

-- People say I hammer like lightning. It's not that I'm fast -- it's that I never hit the same place twice!

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#4 posted 07-14-2015 08:34 PM

Nice modification! As longs as it does what YOU want is what counts ! Thanks for sharing.

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#5 posted 07-15-2015 08:13 PM

Don…. Pre-cut and finish height is 39 5/8” Thanks for the compliments guys.

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