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This is my first crosscut sled.I used it about 3 times now and I love it. makes crosscutting so much better and easier I should have made one long time ago
-- Bryant north carolina
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#1 posted 11-25-2012 10:10 PM
Nice sled. It is always better to have the board being cut ride on a sled rather than the table. Less chance for movement in relation to the blade.
-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!
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#2 posted 11-25-2012 11:35 PM
Looks great, and functional! One safety suggestion if I may… add a ‘trap block’ to the fence closest to you where the blade protrudes after you finish your cut. Look on my project list and my most recent project (also a sled) to see what I mean.
-- Ned - 2B1ASK1 http://nedswoodshop.blogspot.com
#3 posted 11-25-2012 11:55 PM
Thanks Ned I looked at yours and that’s a gteat idea will do that this week thanks for looking
#4 posted 11-26-2012 01:55 AM
Bryant, simply passing along what others taught me.
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#5 posted 11-29-2012 05:40 PM
will swap you the one I have about half finished for it….lol Great job
-- Buster, Ocoee TN (Critics are men who watch a battle from a high place then come down and shoot the survivors - Hemingway)
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