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Forum topic by D_Allen posted 05-24-2011 02:55 AM 2805 views 3 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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D_Allen

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05-24-2011 02:55 AM

I made this for checking the knives and adjusting the corners on my Ridgid planer from the underside. I think I’ll make another one that will allow the indicator to reach the bottom of the base to set jointer knives and such.
Just need to decide what color stain to use on it!

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#1 posted 05-24-2011 05:50 AM

Nice!

How well do the magnetic “switches” work?

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#2 posted 05-24-2011 01:53 PM

The magnetic switches are only useful to me when I set the unit on my bandsaw table to get it out of the way. That is the only surface I have that is steel. The rest are aluminum. But the base is heavy enough to stay put. I kept the opposite end long in case I needed to add some counterbalance.

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