Crosscut Sled

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Project by Brianb1 posted 09-25-2012 01:27 AM 1696 views 9 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was a great addition to the shop, not really sure how i made it this long without it. 3/4” birch and wanut finished with Briwax. Glad I took the extra time to add the stop block. Thanks to Steve R. for his video on making this.

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#1 posted 09-25-2012 01:33 AM

Welcome to the “sled’rs” club! I built my sled before really understanding how much I would use it. Now, I am using it on every crosscut on sized parts. You are going to love it!

-- HorizontalMike -- "Woodpeckers understand..."

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#2 posted 09-25-2012 02:07 AM

The stop block is a nice addition. Good job.

-- Measure twice, cut once, then rout a whole bunch

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#3 posted 09-25-2012 02:48 AM

Very nice Brian…can you please share that video with us…I must have missed it.

-- Larry in sunny and warm Hawaii,

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#4 posted 09-25-2012 02:52 AM

That will make life a lot easier! Very nice.

-- Mike - Northern Upper Michigan

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#5 posted 09-25-2012 03:45 AM

Sacrificial Walnut….somebody has money to burn : ) Nice sled !

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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#6 posted 09-25-2012 04:06 AM


-- "We'll preserve for our children this, the last best hope of man on earth, or we'll sentence them to take the last step into a thousand years of darkness." R. Reagan, "The Speech", 1964

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#7 posted 09-25-2012 08:16 PM

Looks fantastic and functional,. Nice.

....and I’m jealous of your Garage that can fit your shop, and park an 18 wheeler at the same time! ;-)

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#8 posted 09-26-2012 01:04 AM

Great Job! Yes I completely agree with you, why did I wait this long?

-- Most people say "Measure Twice, Cut Once." I say, "Cut Twice, Measure Once".

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#9 posted 09-26-2012 01:09 AM

Looks good plus some pretty fancy wood too.

-- Custom furniture

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#10 posted 09-26-2012 01:12 AM

Beautiful sled! I have that same table saw, but my sled is not as nice… maybe it’s time to build a nicer one :)

-- - Mike, Warrington, PA

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#11 posted 09-26-2012 01:47 AM

Click here for the video i used as a guide.

thanks for the comments everyone !!

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