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Project by Greg Wurst posted 2257 days ago 17197 views 81 times favorited 27 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Initially inspired by this project:

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I decided to build one of my own to fit under my outfeed table. It also has a router table insert and downdraft sanding dust collector. I have an entire blog series on its construction you can view here:

http://lumberjocks.com/jocks/gwurst/blog/4414

Sketchup files and a material list can be downloaded here:

http://cid-258899c12334cc4d.skydrive.live.com/browse.aspx/Table%20Saw%20Workstation

A great addition and highly recommended for any shop, space-constrained or otherwise.

-- You're a unique and special person, just like everyone else.





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Bradford

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#1 posted 2257 days ago

That is an outstanding build. Very nice work.

-- so much wood, so little time. Bradford. Wood-a-holics unanimous president

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Scott Bryan

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#2 posted 2257 days ago

Nice project. You have added a nice cabinet to your shop that is both versatile and functional.

Well done.

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

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griff

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#3 posted 2257 days ago

looks great to me, very nice job

-- Mike, Bruce Mississippi = Jack of many trades master of none

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teenagewoodworker

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#4 posted 2257 days ago

wonderful build!!!! i think I’ve found my next project. right now my table saw takes up all!!!! of my shop. great job on this and thanks for the post.

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darryl

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#5 posted 2257 days ago

nice cabinet! great multi-use tool.

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Bob A in NJ

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#6 posted 2257 days ago

I love mult function benches, you did a great job on this one.

-- Bob A in NJ

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GaryK

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#7 posted 2257 days ago

Very nice job! That saw brings back memories of my dads saw.

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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Napaman

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#8 posted 2257 days ago

bottom line: added to my favorites!!! great job…I look forward to checkin on your blog…

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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DaveConry

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#9 posted 2257 days ago

That is a nice cabinet. I like the fact that you were able in integrate a router insert, downdraft table and tablesaw all into one space. I have a small workspace and try to consolidate as much as possible. Great Job!

-- Evil can only thrive when good men do nothing.......E. Burke

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SteveKorz

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#10 posted 2256 days ago

That is cool as heck..!!... Very nice job! You’ve given me some great ideas… Thanks for the post, Great job!

-- As iron sharpens iron, so one man sharpens another. (Proverbs 27:17) †

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Dusty56

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#11 posted 2256 days ago

Great job….I believe that I have a similar vintage saw in my garage with all the chrome knobs , etc. on it that I hope to make functional someday soon….it’s only been waiting about four years so far !!! L O L

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

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Greg Wurst

780 posts in 2437 days


#12 posted 2256 days ago

I added a PALS system to the saw with upgraded pulleys and a link belt. I also replaced the fence. I’ve got it aligned with the miter slots and with the zero clearance inserts it makes pretty-good cuts. Considering how much I spent upgrading it compared to what I paid for it ($75), I probably should have just bought another saw! ;)

-- You're a unique and special person, just like everyone else.

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Kipster

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#13 posted 2255 days ago

Looks like a great fit for your shop, It may out live you as well built that it is.

Thanks for the post

-- Kip Northern Illinois ( If you don't know where your goin any road will take you there) George Harrison

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jeff robinson

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#14 posted 2255 days ago

nice cabinet what material did you use and did you have a set of plans or did you come up with it yourself

-- jeff robinson, panama city, fl

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Greg Wurst

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#15 posted 2255 days ago

I created the plans myself. It is made from 3/4” birch ply and 3/4” and 1/2” MDF. You can get the plans from the last post in my blog on its construction:

http://lumberjocks.com/jocks/gwurst/blog/4414

-- You're a unique and special person, just like everyone else.

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