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Project by studeag posted 01-04-2011 05:34 AM 2649 views 4 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Good day,

I had to make legs for my metal lathe table, there is a lot of dados on each legs. I could have made them on my radial saw with my dado blade, but instead I decided to make them on my table saw. So I made myself a sled to do the dados as you can see on the pictures. It is an extremely solid table the way it is built.

Very easy to use and very precise.

Alain

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NormG

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#1 posted 01-04-2011 07:14 AM

Great work, nice table

-- Norman

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#2 posted 01-04-2011 09:42 AM

i thought you were building one of those puzzles Matthias Wandel made on youtube

-- Ben L

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#3 posted 01-04-2011 11:49 AM

Very interesting, nice job.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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Chris Davis

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#4 posted 01-04-2011 12:33 PM

I bet that is a strong table. Great job! Thanks for posting.

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SgtSnafu

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#5 posted 01-04-2011 03:08 PM

Looks like that sled would be useful for many applications. I like the bench design too..

Thanks for sharing

-- Scotty - aka... SgtSnafu - Randleman NC

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#6 posted 01-04-2011 08:24 PM

Lovely both the table and the sled.
Best thoughts,
MaFe

-- Mad F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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