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Forum topic by totalrewind posted 08-07-2016 04:38 AM 180 views 0 times favorited 1 reply Add to Favorites Watch
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08-07-2016 04:38 AM

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I have an old Rockwell contractor’s saw that’s been finnaky since I bought it.

Tonight I was cutting some 45 degree strips for french cleats, and I noticed the line cut line wandering. :(
At first I thought my wood was warped or something until the blade disappeared.

Turns out the height adjust is lowering by itself during the cut!! :((

Tomorrow I’m planning to pull it apart and see if anything looks floppy, but…
Has anybody else experienced this and have a tip of what in particular I need to look for?


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#1 posted 08-07-2016 05:29 AM

Tighten the lock knob in the center of your height adjust hand wheel . . .


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