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Forum topic by DKV posted 10-06-2013 12:16 AM 865 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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10-06-2013 12:16 AM

The above video shows a person with a left tilt saw using the right side of his fence for rips. Why would someone do that? He does use a sled for his miter cuts. Is this common?

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#1 posted 10-06-2013 12:23 AM

Better camera angle considering the size of the shop
and the presence of a wall. No need to change lighting setup.

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#2 posted 10-06-2013 01:14 AM

I agree with Loren. I’ts not the way I would do it under normal circumstances, but I don’t see anything particularly dangerous about it.

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#3 posted 10-06-2013 01:18 AM

Thanks guys,

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#4 posted 10-06-2013 01:34 AM

I have two saws; one right tilt and one left tilt. I use them interchangeably with out any problem. Just what you are use to. Just use caution.

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