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Forum topic by Steve posted 12-09-2012 12:09 AM 1204 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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12-09-2012 12:09 AM

Purchased a new Osborne Mitre Guide today to replace the old protractor type that originally came with the saw. Seems to be really well built by General International.

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#1 posted 12-09-2012 12:43 AM

I’ve drooled over this particular type because it seems to be the best value and very accurate. Keep us posted on how you like it.

-- Dan Krager, Olney IL Now there's a face that would stop a clock! And seriously mess with small watches.

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#2 posted 12-09-2012 02:03 AM

Dan checked out your website, nice work, looking forward to doing that myself full time, in a couple more years.

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#3 posted 12-09-2012 03:22 AM

I have two of these and would say they are excellent value, even after GI bought out the original manufacturer and shipped production offshore. But they’re still a miter gauge and hence only good for fairly small pieces.

-- Dwight - "Free legal advice available - contact Dewey, Cheetam & Howe""

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#4 posted 12-09-2012 03:30 AM

I have an Excalibur crosscut sliding table for big parts . The Osborne miter guide is excellent for the smaller parts. It is also good at angular cuts as well. Quick accurate angles!

-- Fine Custom Woodwork since 1978

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