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    Angle Grinder Table Saw

    This project is an attachment to an angle grinder which turns it into a small table saw. Works great for cutting heavy gage sheet metal into small pieces with reasonable accuracy and improved safety. For details, please see

    http://rick.sparber.org/agts.pdf

    Rick

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    Thanks Rick! I've added your Angle Grinder Table Saw to our Metalworking category, as well as to your builder page: Rick Sparber's Homemade Tools. Your receipt:


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    Very nice, Rick! Very simple to set up yet significantly increases the safety factor in using the tool. Definitely on my project list.

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    Great mod Rick. Attachments like this adds versatility to the power tools without compromising much of their integrity.

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    The original idea came from R.J. DeCristoforo of old Popular Science days. He wrote a book on hand power tool attachments. Although he worked in wood, the ideas easily translate to metal.

    Rick


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