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Forum topic by donaldpmoran posted 06-22-2013 at 05:24 PM 1660 views 0 times favorited 76 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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06-22-2013 at 05:24 PM

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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#1 posted 06-22-2013 at 05:30 PM

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 06-22-2013 at 05:32 PM

1, 2, 3 block

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#3 posted 06-22-2013 at 05:38 PM

Wixey Digital Angle Cube….

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

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#4 posted 06-22-2013 at 05:47 PM

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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#5 posted 06-22-2013 at 05:58 PM

Oneway multi-gauge

-- Lynn, Trenton Maine

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#6 posted 06-22-2013 at 05:59 PM

digital angle cube

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#7 posted 06-22-2013 at 06:07 PM


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

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#8 posted 06-22-2013 at 06:11 PM

Digital angle gauge.

-- Handcrafted by Mike Henderson - Channelview, Texas

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#9 posted 06-22-2013 at 06:15 PM

I use a Beall Tilt Box.

-- Art

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#10 posted 06-22-2013 at 06:48 PM

I-gage angle finder.

-- Tom D

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#11 posted 06-22-2013 at 07:22 PM

Engineer’s square

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NiteWalker

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#12 posted 06-22-2013 at 07:25 PM

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 06-22-2013 at 07:26 PM

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.

-- "The American Republic will endure until the day Congress discovers that it can bribe the public with the public's money." Alexis de Tocqueville, 1835

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#14 posted 06-22-2013 at 08:19 PM

digital angle cube

-- Joe

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#15 posted 06-22-2013 at 08:30 PM

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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