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Project by Davesfunwoodworking posted 02-03-2008 05:39 AM 2727 views 14 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I needed a bigger table so I went to the drawing board and made this 4 feet by 4 feet torsion box. I made it out of 3/4 MDF. It is something all shops should have. I wanted it to be the same hieght as my table saw so I could put it as my out feed table also a glue up table. On the bottom I made it so I could store all my hand tools.

-- Davesfunwoodworking





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Tony Z

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#1 posted 02-03-2008 05:51 AM

Nice job. Hey, is that my tablesaw? I thought about replacing that extension with a router table, too. How do you like it?

-- Tony, Ohio

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#2 posted 02-03-2008 05:52 AM

Very well done Dave. I also like the way you added the router table to the extension wing.

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Davesfunwoodworking

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#3 posted 02-03-2008 05:57 AM

I have used it a few times and love it. I should have built it a year ago when I bought my saw.

-- Davesfunwoodworking

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#4 posted 02-03-2008 05:58 AM

Very nice looking shop addition

-- Grant...."GO BUCKEYES"

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#5 posted 02-03-2008 05:58 AM

Great idea Dave. This really is a must if you are going to cut long boards or sheet goods. I like the “extras” you put on this as well. I have been toying with something of this nature so I have to use this as an “inspiration”.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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#6 posted 02-03-2008 08:19 AM

That should make life easier for you – must be nice to have enough space to have it.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

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#7 posted 02-03-2008 12:01 PM

Great addition. I wish I had the space.

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StevePWL

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#8 posted 02-21-2008 05:04 AM

I love it. I have the same Sears saw and have had really good luck with it so far. I really like the router insert.

-- Steve, Massachusetts, www.petsweloved.com

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#9 posted 05-16-2008 05:18 PM

I too have the same saw and I have wanted to do the same thing to mine. That looks great!

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