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09-06-2014 06:21 PM

Cman 113 table saw tune-up question - 7 replies

I’m trying to get my blade parallel to the miter slot using a dial indicator and a jig on my miter gauge. I adjusted the rear trunion bolts( with drive belt off) and got it within .001 front to rear of fully raised blade. After installing the belt I rechecked my measurements and it was off .009. Whats up with that? For your info, I̵...

07-26-2014 04:52 PM

Rikon 10-325 tune-up - 3 replies

Been working on a tune-up on my band saw. Installed a new drive belt, new guide bearings and new blade. Now trying to square the table up. How can I square the miter slot to the blade? Thanks Dave

07-26-2014 01:42 PM

rikon 10-325 tension spring assembly movement? - 2 replies

While doing a tuneup on my 10-325, I noticed the upper wheel had a 1/8” wobble front to back. Looking further, it is actually the sping assembly the wheel bolts into , moving. Is this normal with the blade removed and the tension released? Doesnt seem right to me but I’m no bandsaw tech. Any info would be welcome. Thanks Dave

05-06-2014 12:19 AM

Lean-to lumber storage - 13 replies

Trying to find some lumber storage space, I picked a spot under my shops lean-to and went at it. Gravel floor so I used some old beams I had laying around to set my walls on. 2×4 joists on 24”C, 6’ span, will be 3 levels high. Total size is 6’W x12’L x6’ high with a small loft above. I plan on stuffing it...

04-13-2014 05:11 PM

New planer and jointer - 5 replies

After searching for a planer on CL for months I found a new, never used G453px 15” planer along with a G0490×8” jointer, G1023rl tablesaw and a G0513×2 bandsaw not an hour away. Had a buddy interested in the bandsaw and I wanted the planer. Story the guy gave me sounded a little odd( never know about CL) but I hitched up...

03-30-2013 12:42 PM

Do I need this? - 14 replies

Hey fellow LJ’s, I’ve been wanting to make some box joints maybe dovetails on my router table or TS and found a“Incra Jig ULTRA jointing system” on CL . There are so many incra products out there,Im not sure what I’m looking at. Is this a good setup? Or too complicated to use? Thanks Dave

03-17-2013 01:42 PM

low rider mobile base - 1 reply

Been using my jointer on a make-do roll around dolly since I bought it last summer but it sat about 6” higher than it should have, not good for a short- legged guy. Took care of that this week and test drove it yesterday.Nothin fancy, no foot operated locks, used casters and some scrap metal, rides like a cadillac.Real stable with the scre...

03-04-2013 12:36 AM

roughsawn green oak - 13 replies

A local sawmill sells roughsawn oak @ .80/ bd.ft., Is this something I could air dry and build cabinets with in a year or so? If possible, seems better than paying $2.+ at the hardwood dealer for kiln-dried stuff.

02-24-2013 01:11 AM

Tool Monger - 9 replies

Been in the market for a plunge base for my pc690 router. While surfing CL came across a guy who was getting out of WW and clearing out his tools and had some pc stuff for sale so I jumped in my truck and headed over. When I got there I was overwhelmed by all the stuff he had packed in this small shop, Drill presses, lathes, clamps, routers, p...

02-09-2013 12:36 AM

New to me, Griz 1023sl - 21 replies

Came home this week with a g1023sl table saw that I found on CL. Had to remove the top in order to load it in my Dodge P.U.(430 lbs total) Got it home and inspected the internals while the top’s off , looks good but the belts need replacing, also no splitter or guard came with saw. Now a couple of questions please. 1) I have enough l...

01-21-2013 11:07 AM

1st post, 1st table - 13 replies

Hey guys, 1st time poster. I’ve been enjoying this forum for a few months now and thought I would share my latest project and get some constructive criticism as well. It’s a farmhouse table for my daughter, she saw one on the web and ask me to make one. [IMG]http://i49.tinypic.com/qoyps2.jpg[/IMG][IMG]http://i46.tinypic.com/pkw...


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