LumberJocks

Building a table saw base

  • Advertise with us

« back to Focus on the Workspace forum

Forum topic by Mdciolli posted 10-03-2014 01:00 PM 893 views 0 times favorited 1 reply Add to Favorites Watch
View Mdciolli's profile

Mdciolli

20 posts in 1016 days


10-03-2014 01:00 PM

Hey jocks,
I have a question for you all. I recently picked up a tablesaw off craigslist. I’ve had a router table for a little while but when I got it, I made a cabinet for it with casters so I could move it around. When I made this cabinet I knew I wanted to add my future saw on the end for portability and so I could use one incra fence for the two tools. When I made the base, I left an area at the end big enough to accommodate.

My question is, in order to bring the saw top into the same plane as the router table, I need to have some kind of micro adjust. I was thinking of attaching the saw to its cabinet with adjustable bolts but then thought that probably wouldn’t be a great idea. Now I’m leaning towards making leveling feet for the bottom of the cabinet that would attach to the base at the same time, but I still don’t feel comfortable with this. Any suggestions?


1 reply so far

View Rick M's profile

Rick M

7929 posts in 1846 days


#1 posted 10-04-2014 07:03 PM

A picture is worth a thousand words but leveling feet sound like a good idea to me.

-- http://thewoodknack.blogspot.com/

Have your say...

You must be signed in to reply.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com