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Project by Bill_N posted 02-11-2013 03:41 PM 1391 views 3 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Thought this was a great idea when I saw it posted earlier.
Was easy to make but my first couple of test cuts were less than impressive.
after more fiddling I determined that I needed better clamping.
Now I am getting decent cuts but have noticed the saw might be out of alignment just a short hair tad.
of coarse in wood working there is always room for improvement

-- I have the Saw Dust Fever





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FreddyS

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#1 posted 02-11-2013 07:26 PM

Nicely done Bill!

-- Learning one thing at a time

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#2 posted 02-12-2013 06:33 PM

I built a very similar sled about a year ago. I put a track and a hold down on it the hold the work piece in place. After using it for a while I really dislike this jig. It is very dangerous. The cut off piece of the end sits right on top of the blade and has a tendency to fly out. The second time I used it the cutoff hit right me in my safety glasses. Good luck.

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#3 posted 02-13-2013 12:15 AM

Thanks for the warning
I may have to make some changes

-- I have the Saw Dust Fever

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