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Forum topic by stooler posted 07-31-2015 09:31 PM 895 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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07-31-2015 09:31 PM

I am buying a pretty decent Craftsman table saw. I plan to recondition it in my home shop. I have been reading about this series of saws for some time, and feel it would well suit my needs.

I plan on replacing the fence when I get the saw in shape, and would appreciate any suggestions/inputs/cautions/minor insults/etc to assist me in going forward. I have some basic skills but would be concerned with adding a high dollar fence that would require much more than some basic hole drilling.

Are there decent affordable fences out there which will “bolt on” to my saw?

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#1 posted 08-01-2015 12:14 AM

The last CM contractor saw I owned was this model. I parted it out and did pretty well on the deal. I sold/shipped the factory fence to some guy in Alaska which is, IMO, a good place for it.

I’ve never used one but the Delta T3 is often mentioned as a good aftermarket fence. I was surprised to find this deal on ebay:”":

A new replacement fence will probably come with instructions for mounting and you can always ask here for several differing opinions.

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#2 posted 08-01-2015 01:58 AM

The Delta is an excellent fence at a relatively bargain price. It’ll bolt right on your saw with only maybe needing to drill a couple holes. Drilling the cast iron top is much easier than drilling the steel fence rails.

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#3 posted 08-03-2015 08:20 PM

Thanks for the replies. Yesterday, I discovered a Ridgid TS2424 for sale with a few upgrades. I hopped right on it and have spent most of the day in cleanup and alignment.

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