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Table Saw Upgrade

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Project by LilDmax posted 07-28-2017 04:20 AM 782 views 3 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Finally got some time to upload some pictures of projects that I’ve working on around the garage. This is my table saw build that I thought matched my needs for my garage. Like other jocks, I need to be able to move my tools out of the way for my wife’s car and other typical garage stuff. I wanted the combination of a table saw, and a router wing. I also wanted to have plenty of storage on board the saw cart. I took a lot of notes from other Jocks and made a collaboration of them all into what you see here. Anyway, it took me quite a long time to complete, but now that it’s done I love it. I still would like to improve the dust collection some more. I’ve noticed some other Delta contractor saws with the enclosed back, and I think I’ll end up doing something along those lines. Thanks for checking it out, and all comments welcomed.





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Jim Jakosh

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#1 posted 07-28-2017 12:48 PM

WOW, that is one fine workstation!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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fivecodys

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#2 posted 07-28-2017 03:13 PM

That is really cool. I can tell you put a lot of thought into it.

-- Chem, Central California

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FenceJumper09

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#3 posted 07-28-2017 07:07 PM

I am in the process of doing something similar. Do you have a link for the toggle clamps you used and how stable are they when extended?

Thank you and it looks great!

-- David, Center of Alabama, Clemson Tiger in Hostile Territory!

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metolius

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#4 posted 07-28-2017 09:05 PM

That looks super useful !
The router stop-switch is in the right spot that can’t be missed.

I like the final finish – white/black looks good on it.

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EricLew

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#5 posted 07-29-2017 01:12 AM

Great Job ! and it looks perfect painted black

-- I love the smell of coffee in the morning, and sawdust in the afternoon

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#6 posted 07-29-2017 06:59 PM

You did a wonderful job, this will be very useful indeed

-- Norman - I never never make a mistake, I just change the design.

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BillyDoubleU

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#7 posted 08-01-2017 01:05 PM

Very well done. The storage is great!

-- "But I’ve bought a big bat. I’m all ready you see. Now my troubles are going to have troubles with me!” ~ Dr. Seuss

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