LumberJocks

First Project With the New Powermatic Table Saw #4: Caster and pre assembly note

  • Advertise with us
Blog entry by psient posted 906 days ago 4248 reads 0 times favorited 0 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 3: Powermatic Delivered today Part 4 of First Project With the New Powermatic Table Saw series Part 5: Rotary Phase Converter Installed »

I am ready to finish the mobile base for the new table saw. I have the saw platform completed as well as the caster mounting plates. Initially I was going to install casters relying on a large thumbwheel for leveling.

After consideration I changed to a design that uses a built-in ratchet to raise and lower the leveling foot.

Final assembly relies upon getting my new welder up and running. I’ll be getting the gas today. After that, it’s a matter of attaching the caster mounts to the risers. The caster/riser assembly then is welded to the saw platform.



0 comments so far

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase