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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 07-13-2011 03:23 AM
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 07-13-2011 10:30 AM
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 07-13-2011 02:50 PM
Nice looking radial arm saw stand.
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#4 posted 07-13-2011 09:56 PM
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 07-14-2011 05:28 AM
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 07-14-2011 04:02 PM
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 07-15-2011 02:01 AM
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
#8 posted 07-26-2011 04:38 AM
The plans for this are from ShopNote, issue #16. I made some modifications.
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#9 posted 06-18-2013 01:24 PM
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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