Table saw upgrade

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Project by Rajofo posted 10-31-2013 04:05 PM 2304 views 3 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My father-in-law gave me his old porter cable bench top table saw that hadn’t been used in 10 years except to hold bags of charcoal. The original workshop had this on a stand. The rails ultimately rusted and failed so I initiated this upgrade almost 10 months ago and slowly chip away. I added the VSC fence which was great too. More to come…

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#1 posted 10-31-2013 07:08 PM

Welcome to Ljs
This is a nice set up and a great gift. Usually this kind of post is posted in the forum topic area.

-- Custom furniture

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Kaleb the Swede

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#2 posted 11-01-2013 12:02 AM

That’s a sweet fence. If I had the money I would get one in a heartbeat. Welcome to lumberjocks

-- Just trying to build something beautiful

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#3 posted 11-01-2013 01:52 AM

Great job on the upgrade. I bet that all the storage and work area will come in very handy.

Thanks for sharing your work.

-- Anthony - "The blacksmith and the artist, reflect it in their art. They forge their creativity, closer to the heart"

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#4 posted 11-02-2013 02:01 AM

Great work on the fence. Enjoy

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#5 posted 07-29-2017 11:45 AM

This is a very nice addition and modification. Nice work!

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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