Learn how to get the most out of this shop workhorse - your tablesaw. Find out about tablesaw setup, tablesaw blade selection, and how to cut joinery.
Every time I use a dado set to cut half-lap joints, I seem to waste a lot of time lining up each successive cut to the edge of the blade. Is there a faster system?
I’m building a triangle and need to cut 60° bevels. My tablesaw, compound mitersaw, or portable circular saw are limited to 45° cuts. Can you please explain how to do it?
I purchased a Bosch 4000 benchtop tablesaw and wanted to buy a dado blade for it. A store owner said that a dado blade was unsafe for a benchtop tablesaw. Do you agree?
I’m making a bed with 3"-square curly maple legs, each made from four ¾×3" pieces beveled 45° on the edges. The tables bevel cut seemed to changed in mid-cut. What’s wrong?
I have trouble ripping thick hardwood boards with my 10" contractor-style tablesaw. Assuming the motor mount would fit, can I replace the existing 1½-hp motor with a 3-hp motor?
I purchased a used tablesaw that has the option to wire it for either 115 or 230 volts. What are the pros and cons for either voltage?