Discover tips and techniques for using and maintaining your miter saw. Learn how to cut joinery for crown molding, tune up your miter saw, and get better results.
Where can I get a 12" blade with a 5⁄8 " hole, or a 1"-to-5⁄8 " bushing?
Q: I want to use my mitersaw to miter-cut four pieces of 1×4" stock to the same length for a square frame. How can I do that precisely?
Is it okay to use the old tablesaw blade— which was fairly new itself—to replace my worn out mitersaw blade? It appears to fit, but I don’t want to do anything unsafe.
My 10" compound mitersaw can’t quite cut completely through a 2×6, leaving a tiny corner uncut. Is there a way to squeeze just a little more capacity out of my mitersaw?
Let's start with the basics.
My mitersaw seems to take longer to wind down than it used to after making a cut. The blade is not loose, so it seems to be an issue with the electric brake. What can I do?