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Forum topic by FireWood89 posted 08-10-2016 12:11 PM 525 views 0 times favorited 5 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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FireWood89

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08-10-2016 12:11 PM

Hello,

Two years ago I purchased my first wood working tool, a table saw. I bought the ryobi rts21 10” table saw. I haven’t used it much because it is very cumbersome. I can’t seem to get the blade parallel with miter slots. I followed the steps in the manual but it seems like it is doing nothing. Does anyone else out there have this table saw and seem to have the same issue?

Thanks


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FancyShoes

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#1 posted 08-14-2016 12:24 AM

Is your blade brand new?

If you cant get it, buy a differentone, and sell that one.

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bondogaposis

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#2 posted 08-14-2016 12:33 AM

Get another saw.

-- Bondo Gaposis

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#3 posted 08-14-2016 12:47 AM

unlock the miter adjustment wheel. The old craftsman saw need that wheel unlocked to get the trunnion to move.

-- Bruce, Boise, ID

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#4 posted 08-14-2016 01:35 AM

The OP was asking for a serious reply. Sometimes people forget what it was like just starting out.

-- Tom D

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#5 posted 08-14-2016 02:53 AM

The ABCs of Table Saws

-- Happiness is like wetting your pants...everyone can see it, but only you can feel the warmth....

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