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Forum topic by Donald's Woodshop posted 06-23-2013 12:24 AM 2115 views 0 times favorited 76 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Donald's Woodshop

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06-23-2013 12:24 AM

What do you guys and gals use to ensure your table saw blade is at 90 degrees and not one or two degrees off? Thanks.

-- Imperfections make it unique!


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Dallas

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#1 posted 06-23-2013 12:30 AM

I put my accurate square or triangle on the table and against the blade.
Any daylight anywhere on the blade means there is an angle other than 90°

-- Improvise.... Adapt...... Overcome!

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#2 posted 06-23-2013 12:32 AM

1, 2, 3 block

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DIYaholic

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#3 posted 06-23-2013 12:38 AM

Wixey Digital Angle Cube….

-- Randy-- I may not be good...but I am slow! If good things come to those who wait.... Why is procrastination a bad thing?

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gfadvm

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#4 posted 06-23-2013 12:47 AM

I used to use those plastic drafting triangles but I am much more accurate with my digital angle gauge from WC.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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lynng

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#5 posted 06-23-2013 12:58 AM

Oneway multi-gauge

-- Lynn, Trenton Maine

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Charlie

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#6 posted 06-23-2013 12:59 AM

digital angle cube

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waho6o9

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#7 posted 06-23-2013 01:07 AM


Never heard of a Oneway multigauge until now.
Thanks for the information Lynn, looks like a mighty fine gauge.

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MT_Stringer

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#8 posted 06-23-2013 01:11 AM

Digital angle gauge.

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AandCstyle

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#9 posted 06-23-2013 01:15 AM

I use a Beall Tilt Box.

-- Art

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tomd

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#10 posted 06-23-2013 01:48 AM

I-gage angle finder.

-- Tom D

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#11 posted 06-23-2013 02:22 AM

Engineer’s square

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NiteWalker

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#12 posted 06-23-2013 02:25 AM

Either my starrett combo square or one of my lee valley (pec tools) double squares; whichever is closer.

-- He who dies with the most tools... dies with the emptiest wallet.

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#13 posted 06-23-2013 02:26 AM

Used to use a plastic speed square, now use a Wixey digital angle gauge. It’s one of the best woodworking investments I’ve made.

-- In matters of style, swim with the current; in matters of principle, stand like a rock. Thomas Jefferson

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#14 posted 06-23-2013 03:19 AM

digital angle cube

-- Joe

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#15 posted 06-23-2013 03:30 AM

Square. Just a square. I maintain all my woodworking equipment with just a square. A good square.

-- "Find out what you cannot do and then go do it!"

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