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Finally got the bigger Fence

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Project by TheGermanJoiner posted 03-18-2014 10:35 PM 2314 views 4 times favorited 19 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Finally got my 52” Fence set up. Ive been dealing with the 30” for years so i ordered the new rails off of the x5 unisaw. It took a little modification to get it bolted up but it went off without a hitch. Then I built a new table to fill in the space. The old one wasnt going to work. I got laminate from a plywood distributor (discontinued color 4×8 sheet $17 a peice, Thank You Very Much) and got to work. I laminated the mdf core and trimmed everything up. Even got little man on the J roller. I couldn’t be happier with the way it turned out. Next up: A base cabinet with some storage for sawblades, zero clearance inserts and my fence when im using sleds. Stay tuned

-- Greg - Ferdinand and Son Construction: Do it right the first time. Like us on Facebook





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#1 posted 03-18-2014 10:40 PM

Nice job. I still plan to cut the rails on my saw when it gets here (in good shape…) but if I could keep the 50” rip I would.

-- He who dies with the most tools... dies with the emptiest wallet.

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#2 posted 03-18-2014 10:42 PM

Looks Great Greg,it’s really cool when you can make those upgrades you have thinking about for a long time.Enjoy!

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#3 posted 03-18-2014 10:46 PM

thanks guys.
NW if you can keep it over 34” it would be a good thing. Thats the standard height on Kitchen Cabinets. Hence the reason my 30” was no good.

-- Greg - Ferdinand and Son Construction: Do it right the first time. Like us on Facebook

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#4 posted 03-18-2014 10:49 PM

Sweet…..

-- My mind is like lighting, one brilliant flash, then its gone.....

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#5 posted 03-18-2014 11:00 PM

Nice setup, Greg.

-- Chris ** If there must be trouble, let it be in my day, that my child may have peace. — Tom Paine **

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#6 posted 03-18-2014 11:42 PM

Looks really good. You probably still have a grin on your face!

-- No, I don't want to buy the pink hammer.

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#7 posted 03-19-2014 12:13 AM

Looks great from here Greg.

-- Bob in WW ~ "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#8 posted 03-19-2014 12:21 AM

Sandra yes I do :-D
Chris thank you
Bob I appreciate it

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#9 posted 03-19-2014 01:01 AM

Looks good Greg…....

-- Jeff .... Minnesota, USA

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#10 posted 03-19-2014 01:03 AM

Greg you suck

-- Jesus Is Alright with me

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#11 posted 03-19-2014 01:16 AM

Congrats and wonderful upgrade

-- Norman - I never never make a mistake, I just change the design.

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#12 posted 03-19-2014 01:40 AM

Sorry ed lol.
Norm I’m thrilled about it

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#13 posted 03-19-2014 06:15 AM

I’m aiming for 36” for the reason you mentioned. I don’t think that will be an issue.

-- He who dies with the most tools... dies with the emptiest wallet.

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#14 posted 03-19-2014 08:32 AM

Well done should serve you well.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#15 posted 03-19-2014 12:31 PM

Who ever said….
Size doesn’t matter!!!

If bigger is better….
Then huge must be great!!!

Enjoy the upgrade.

-- Randy-- I may not be good...but I am slow! If good things come to those who wait.... Why is procrastination a bad thing?

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