LumberJocks

Reply by Cosmicsniper

  • Advertise with us

Posted on Sliding Table for table saw

View Cosmicsniper's profile

Cosmicsniper

2199 posts in 1904 days


#1 posted 02-20-2013 05:20 PM

It’s about capacity. A crosscut sled is limited on board width. A slider can push through an entire sheet of plywood in some cases, making the traditional fence pretty useful with only long, skinny boards. Sliders can be used quite often for both crosscutting and ripping.

It’s also more safe because your hand doesn’t have to approach the blade.

-- jay, www.allaboutastro.com


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