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Forum topic by JefferySun posted 525 days ago 711 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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JefferySun

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525 days ago

Dear all

I’m a new woodworker as a hobby, I just bought a used Jet table saw 708480, want to upgrade the wings with cast iron, my wife does not give me much money for upgrade it, so cheaper is better for me no matter used, anybody in here has more experience I think, so appreciate for any suggestions. I’m living in los Angeles California.

Thanks


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knotscott

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#1 posted 525 days ago

Nearly any 27” cast iron wing can be made to work….some drilling may be required, but cast iron drills pretty easily.

You can also build wings from melamine, MDF, plywood, countertop, solid wood, etc.


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BigRedKnothead

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#2 posted 525 days ago

That was my next suggestion. When I’m on a budget, I make it.

-- Red -- "There's nothin' in the world so sad as talking to a man, who never knew his life was his for making." Ray LaMontagne

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JefferySun

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#3 posted 524 days ago

knotscott

Thank you, so beatiful wing and table you have, I will try do it by myself when I got enough experience.

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knotscott

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#4 posted 524 days ago

You’re welcome, but I’ll bet the owners of those wings wouldn’t be happy if I took credit for them! ;-)

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

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