Radial Arm Stand

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Stand for dad’s old radial arm saw. I grew up using this saw but since I haven’t used it in such I long time, I’ve kind of forgot the benefits of it.

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#1 posted 1107 days ago

nice cabinet. I have almost the same cabinet, but fixed. My old saw doesn’t see much action any more either. But I would never get rid of it, it was my first big saw. Good job.

-- Gerald, Illinois

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#2 posted 1107 days ago

Old school, I remember using my dads as a kid. Good times! Nice project.

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

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#3 posted 1106 days ago

Nice looking radial arm saw stand.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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#4 posted 1106 days ago

I also have my dads old RAS in my shop and I use it all the time. Nice stand. I like the cut off storage under it.

-- Dan - "Collector of Hand Planes"

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#5 posted 1106 days ago

I also have my dad’s old RAS, and about the same vintage. I’m looking for a more functional cabinet to build and put under it than the one it came with. You have build the idea I’m looking for. Thanks for posting!

-- Timing has a lot to do with the outcome of a rain dance. --Kevin in Happy Valley

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#6 posted 1105 days ago

Can I get the measurements for the the cabinet?

-- When asked what I did to make life worthwhile in my lifetime....I can respond with a great deal of pride and satisfaction, "I served a career in the United States Navy."

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#7 posted 1105 days ago

I like the stand. I’m in process of revamping the layout of my shop (aren’t we all?) and I like this idea. I actually picked up a 1976 Craftsman 10” RAS for free about 6 months ago. It cuts nice and true. I currently have it where I used to have my miter saw mounted. I like the RAS better because I can get longer cross cuts. I’ve yet to use it for anything other than to fill the functions I used to use my miter saw for.

-- Shameless - Winner of two Stumpy Nubs Awards

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#8 posted 1094 days ago

The plans for this are from ShopNote, issue #16. I made some modifications.

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#9 posted 401 days ago


I just found this site and registered. I am interested in the radial arm saw stand by LAD and I thought this was a site where I could buy project plans. Are there plans available for this stand or do I draft it up myself?

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