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Slick sliding support reaches far, breaks down small

In my small shop, fixed supports on both sides of the mitersaw would have taken up more space than I have available. Instead, I devised this slide-out support system to fit my mitersaw stand. The support blocks drop into the arms via dowels, making it possible to quickly disassemble the support or move it from one side to the other with just a push.
—Pete Burke, Torrance, Calif.

 

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