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    Slitting Saw Arbor

    I have several different arbors for slotting saws that are straight shank. But I wanted to make one with an integrated R-8 shank to fit slotting saws that as a .750" hole with a 1/8" key, Beings most of what I do is slotting anyway.

    The arbor and washer was made from 4140 preheat treated steel, There is a 1/8"dowel pin in the face of the arbor to drive the saws, The dowel pin is spring loaded so it will always protrude to the maximum thickness of the saw, As you tighten the arbor washer it will compress the spring.

    Below are some photos of the arbor

    Thanks For Looking And Happy Machining

    Doug

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    Last edited by rossbotics; 09-10-2016 at 01:52 PM.
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    Beautiful work, Doug!

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    Thanks Doug! I've added your Slitting Saw Arbor to our Machining category, as well as to your builder page: rossbotics' Homemade Tools. Your receipt:


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    I make my DIYer words.

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    Hi Doug,

    Another beautiful example of your craftsmanship, as well as an interesting and useful homemade tool! Your Slitting Saw Arbor is the 'Tool of the Week'!

    Since you've already received one of our official HomemadeTools.net T-shirts, we'd like to award you a $25 online gift card from GiftRocket.

    Let me know (via PM) your personal email address and we'll get the gift card out to you directly.

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    Beautiful looking tool and the spring loaded dowel pin for various saw thicknesses is a clever addition to your design.

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    Nice work Doug. Great idea incorporating a spring-loaded pin.

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    This thread has been moved to the Must Read subforum. Congrats (and thanks) to Doug for making such a valuable contribution!


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