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Project by Boydman posted 1716 days ago 6417 views 18 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Built this outfeed table for my table saw and thought it would be a nice place to add my planer with in-out feed support. It is low to the ground but should work better than lifting the planer and fastening to a table each time i want to use it, and hopefully reduce the occasional snipe. The top is pine from an old recycled dining table i found and provides a good flat surface. Thanks for looking.

-- Bob, Abilene Texas





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PurpLev

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#1 posted 1716 days ago

very cool setup!

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AaronK

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#2 posted 1715 days ago

nice! that looks like a really good way to stabilize a bench while making it entirely useful as well. good work.

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Beginningwoodworker

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#3 posted 1715 days ago

Nice set up!

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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bobthebuilder647

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#4 posted 1715 days ago

Thats a great space saving idea. Let us know how it works out after using it for awhile.
Nice build.

-- Rick, Pa. Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.

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a1Jim

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#5 posted 1715 days ago

Interesting design well done

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OhValleyWoodandWool

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#6 posted 1715 days ago

Very nice

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lew

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#7 posted 1715 days ago

SWEET!!

That really is saving space!

BTW, Love you avatar!!

Lew

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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Timber4fun

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#8 posted 1715 days ago

Nice idea. Very functional. Whenever you can get more than one use out of a tool or support tool, that is a huge plus. I like the efficiency. Great job. I might have to consider something similar in my shop.

-- Tim from Iowa City, IA

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Willow

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#9 posted 1715 days ago

I have the same problem with lifting that darned heavy planer – and I have been meaning to get to the outfeed for my tablesaw. You sir, have hit the nail on the head!

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sailorsteve

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#10 posted 1715 days ago

Great Idea… never seems to be enough space in the shop, no matter how much room you have.

-- Steve ....Got wood in my blood, mostly from splinters and inhaling sawdust

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randyb

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#11 posted 1693 days ago

Thats a great idea! nice job. how did you secure the planer to the table? I guess it would be esay to get out for maint?

-- I was going for that distressed look

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BGerrits

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#12 posted 1676 days ago

Nice. I am just getting into wood working and would like to do something like this for my first project. Mind if I build off your idea? :)

-- Anything worth doing, is worth doing right.

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surfin2

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#13 posted 1638 days ago

Nice job…

-- Rick

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MShort

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#14 posted 1129 days ago

Now that is the slickest bench that I have seen. Well thought out. Mind is I copy from you?

-- Mike, Missouri --- “A positive life can not happen with a negative mind.” ---

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RedMac

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#15 posted 1071 days ago

What a great idea. I am totally copying that.

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