Miter saw station

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Project by tamtum posted 01-13-2014 09:21 PM 2931 views 15 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

After studding a lot in the I decided to make my own miter saw station. I have small workshop, so the dimensions are the minimum for the station and maximum for my workshop !!!! The wings of the station is adjustable and it is connected to my dust collector. All wood that I have use are from scrap.

-- Alexander , Greece,

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#1 posted 01-13-2014 11:14 PM

Very nice project and the folding wings saves valuable shop space. How much of the dust does that hood catch?

-- Ron, Eugene, OR, "Curiosity is a terrible thing to waste."

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#2 posted 01-14-2014 12:31 AM

VERY nice project sir

-- Remember, Jesus was a carpenter.

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#3 posted 01-14-2014 01:42 AM

Very nice project. Do you have more pictures showing of the dust hood collection…would really like to see how you built it.

-- Larry in sunny and warm Hawaii,

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#4 posted 01-14-2014 01:49 AM

Great job, I really like the design

-- The Old Rednek Workshop

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#5 posted 01-14-2014 02:14 AM

I’m assuming the threaded rod lets you dial in those extension wings perfectly? If so, awesome idea!

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#6 posted 01-14-2014 02:51 AM

Really nice design. I like the flexibility.


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#7 posted 01-14-2014 03:48 AM

Very nice! Been thinking of making one but haven’t decided on a design I like. Mind if I attempt to copy yours?

-- Justin - the tugboat woodworker - "....put that handsaw to work and make it earn its keep. - summerfi"

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#8 posted 01-14-2014 09:32 AM

Thanks for your comments. Northwest29 I think hood catch about 80% of the dust. If I add a plastic curtain it will goes to 95%. Hawaiilad I will take some more photo and I will upload it, in general the hood is made from plywood 4mm. bigfoot11 the rods let me move the wings from 90 degrees to -10 degrees. So its perfect to adjust the wings to 0 degrees. Tugboater78 of course you can copy and paste mine, it will be my honor

-- Alexander , Greece,

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#9 posted 01-14-2014 01:11 PM

Very nice!

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#10 posted 01-14-2014 07:25 PM

Nice build…. nicely executed.

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