Free 186 More Best Homemade Tools eBook:  
Get 2,000+ tool plans, full site access, and more.

User Tag List

Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: Band Saw Sliding Table Fixture

  1. #1
    Supporting Member jjr2001's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2016
    Thanked 2,030 Times in 553 Posts

    jjr2001's Tools

    Band Saw Sliding Table Fixture

    The push stick works well on square stock but for round or hex etc a sliding table would be better.
    I had this old tenoning fixture from the way back years and it was just being stored since I had bought the Delta tenon cutting fixture. So why not make this one useful on the Band saw.

    The pictures show the story. There have been some new holes drilled in the base, two new 90 degree angle plates added and a couple of long 1/4-20 bolts.

    I have shown a few pics of it holding a 3 1/4 inch (across flats) hex bar that I needed to cut for a work plate.
    I did run the cutoff on the mill to flatten it out a bit and the piece in the sliding table is as cut.

    One problem is my band saw really pulls to the left! Guess I need a wheel alignment! Actually time to get out the delta manual and see why it does this. For this cut I just removed the miter guide from the base and hand guided the rest of the cut.

    cheers, JR
    Attached Thumbnails Attached Thumbnails Band Saw Sliding Table Fixture-dscf0001.jpg   Band Saw Sliding Table Fixture-dscf0002.jpg   Band Saw Sliding Table Fixture-dscf0003.jpg   Band Saw Sliding Table Fixture-dscf0004.jpg   Band Saw Sliding Table Fixture-dscf0005.jpg  

    Band Saw Sliding Table Fixture-dscf0006.jpg   Band Saw Sliding Table Fixture-dscf0007.jpg   Band Saw Sliding Table Fixture-dscf0008.jpg  

    186 More Best Homemade Tools eBook

  2. The Following 4 Users Say Thank You to jjr2001 For This Useful Post:

    Jon (Aug 31, 2016), morsa (Sep 29, 2016), Paul Jones (Aug 31, 2016), PJs (Aug 31, 2016)

  3. #2
    Content Editor
    Supporting Member
    DIYer's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2013
    Thanked 1,845 Times in 1,647 Posts

    Thanks jjr2001! We've added your Bandsaw Sliding Table Fixture to our Bandsaws category,
    as well as to your builder page: jjr2001's Homemade Tools. Your receipt:

    2000 Tool Plans

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Tags for this Thread


Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts