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Hauer

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878 days ago

Best aftermarket miter gauge for table saw????


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#1 posted 878 days ago

Incra..I have 3 of them and completely satisfied.

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#2 posted 878 days ago

Yes Incra. 1000SE to be exact. Wait till they are on sale($129 I believe)

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#3 posted 878 days ago

I swear by Woodhaven. Rock damn solid. Perfect miters and cross cuts every single time.
Don

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#4 posted 877 days ago

Osbourne, simple to use, it really works, and very durable , and a little less expensive than most of the others.

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#5 posted 877 days ago

I have used my Osborne EB-3 for 12 years and have been completely satisfied.

John

-- John -- Racine, WI -- Woodworking..."It's not just a Hobby, it's an Adventure"

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#6 posted 877 days ago

Great. Thanks for the input. One note on the Incra units. I used the 1000SE previously and had a bit of an issue squareing the face of the rail to the saw top. When tightening the two cap screws that hold the fence to the head it would pull the face out of square. Incra owners noticed similar issues?

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#7 posted 877 days ago

Another happy Osborne EB-3 customer here.

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#8 posted 877 days ago

I have been using the Osborne EB-3 for abut a year and am very happy with it.

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#9 posted 877 days ago

“Best” always boils down to opinion. I’ve got an Osborne EB-3 and an Incra that I’m really happy with. I also had a Woodhaven Deluxe that’s built like a tank and performed admirably, but was more cumbersome to change angles on than most other gauges. Check out as many as you can and go with what you like.

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#10 posted 877 days ago

I did not want to sell the farm so I just got an Incra V120 on sale for $55 at Rockler.

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#11 posted 877 days ago

I like the Incra V-120 also but have several for different tasks.

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#12 posted 877 days ago

Incra 3000. Solid, easy to use, and the 1/2 degree adjustment sometimes comes in handy.

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#13 posted 877 days ago

Osborne EB-3.

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#14 posted 877 days ago

Add another Incra satisfied customer.

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#15 posted 877 days ago

I’m glad you asked this question. I’m in the market as well. Unfortunately, I had it narrowed down the the Incra and Osbourne, lol:)
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