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Forum topic by eastside posted 06-21-2009 05:59 PM 4275 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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eastside

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06-21-2009 05:59 PM

I would like to have a sliding table saw simular to the Laguna TSS. This is the smallest sliding table saw i could find that does not have the outriggers for support like the grizzly accessori model #G8010 (an extra leg supporting the rail) but the Laguna is a bit out of my price range. Searching the web I did find a Jet table saw with the sliding bed just the way I want it but with a EURO price tag. I can’t even find it on their web site! Does anyone have info on this saw or maybe another that will work for me?

-- Mike, Westport MA.


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#1 posted 06-21-2009 08:03 PM

I’ve seen shop made plans for one. If it were me I’d just make a sled. I’ve used the jet, ryobi bt 3000 and they kind of limit other operations you can do plus there not as versatile as a sled or two.

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#2 posted 06-21-2009 08:21 PM

i recently bought an old uni saw it it has the sliding table attachment and i love it, it quickly became the most used tool in my shop if your trying to get the sliding feature its a good place to start at a much lower price. it also looks like with a bit of tinkering around i could make the table on this attachment much larger if i wanted to. I’ve never seen thee jet saw your referring to and I’ve just spent allot of time researching saws sorry if i haven’t been any help.

p.s. here’s a pic of the slider
new saw 1

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#3 posted 06-21-2009 08:46 PM

Not really sure what your price range is but Dewalt does have a sliding table attachments for their table saws. I know the wuality is suppose to be pretty good. Although I dont have one, I would love a sliding table also.

http://www.dewalt.com/us/products/tooldetail.asp?productID=253

and heres the table attachment:

http://www.dewalt.com/us/products/attachmentdetail.asp?productID=1800

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#4 posted 06-22-2009 01:55 PM

Hello everybody, I have an update on the Jet table saw if anyone else is interested. You can see it at
HTTP://WWW.JETTOOLS.CO.UK/JTS600.HTML

-- Mike, Westport MA.

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