LumberJocks

Please show me your table saw carts

  • Advertise with us

« back to Woodworking Skill Share forum

Forum topic by RibsBrisket4me posted 11-06-2011 12:38 AM 5805 views 3 times favorited 9 replies Add to Favorites Watch
View RibsBrisket4me's profile

RibsBrisket4me

1548 posts in 2015 days


11-06-2011 12:38 AM

I threw together a base/cart for my Craftsman table saw a few yrs ago out of scrap wood I had around. I’ve been thinking of making/upgrading to a nicer cart.

I would really appreciate seeing the table saw carts you have made.

Thanks in advance.


9 replies so far

View Gregn's profile

Gregn

1642 posts in 2493 days


#1 posted 11-06-2011 05:34 PM

I made a cabinet for my contractors saw. You can see it in my projects page.
http://lumberjocks.com/projects/30040

-- I don't make mistakes, I have great learning lessons, Greg

View Sawkerf's profile

Sawkerf

1730 posts in 2578 days


#2 posted 11-06-2011 06:08 PM

This worked really well for me.

-- Adversity doesn't build character...................it reveals it.

View Rick  Dennington's profile

Rick Dennington

5252 posts in 2704 days


#3 posted 11-06-2011 07:08 PM

Todd,

I think you looked at my cabinet a while back, and commented on it, but I’ll show it to you again…..by comparing a few, you can get a better idea of what your after…...more pics are in my blog….

-- At my age, an "all--nighter" is not having to get up and pee...!!!

View BarbS's profile

BarbS

2434 posts in 3595 days


#4 posted 11-06-2011 07:12 PM

Here’s mine. I like having space below the saw top to lay down the fence when I have to take it off. Also, I’ve hung a simple sled on the right side. Having a cabinet is a great boon to keeping everything in place for that workstation.

-- http://barbsid.blogspot.com/

View Bertha's profile

Bertha

13005 posts in 2203 days


#5 posted 11-06-2011 07:26 PM

I don’t have a picture but imagine a mobile base linked with standard 2×4s, lol.

-- My dad and I built a 65 chev pick up.I killed trannys in that thing for some reason-Hog

View RibsBrisket4me's profile

RibsBrisket4me

1548 posts in 2015 days


#6 posted 11-06-2011 07:57 PM

Thanks for sharing your great carts. Great ideas to pull from.

I also love it that all the carts house a classic contractor saw and all but one are a Craftsman saw just like mine :-)

View RibsBrisket4me's profile

RibsBrisket4me

1548 posts in 2015 days


#7 posted 11-06-2011 11:51 PM

CR1 a cart adds stability, dampens vibration, and adds mobility and storage. Most of us cart users have older style contractor saws, so it’s a nice upgrade for us.

View TopamaxSurvivor's profile (online now)

TopamaxSurvivor

17742 posts in 3186 days


#8 posted 11-07-2011 05:55 AM

They look like a great improvement over the store bought stand that came with mine.

-- Bob in WW ~ "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

View Rick  Dennington's profile

Rick Dennington

5252 posts in 2704 days


#9 posted 11-07-2011 08:06 AM

cr1,

I don’t see what you’re struggling with….proof’s in the puddin’....Just look at the pics above..’nuff said…

-- At my age, an "all--nighter" is not having to get up and pee...!!!

Have your say...

You must be signed in to reply.

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