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    Vertical saw attachment for my band saw

    Many of my homemade tools are just a couple of pieces of scrap tacked together to accomplish my task at hand
    This one is no exception a couple of years ago I was starting on my 49 chevy pickup rebuild when I noticed that I was going to need new cross-members and several other parts so Since I had to start somewhere I grabbed a couple pieces of scrap tacked them together and made an attachment for my WE Wells & sons 8x10 band saw
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    An extremely simple tool so simple it can hardly be classed as a tool but I've used it over and over many times. it only tales a couple seconds to clamp in the vice and I'm ready to saw
    Never try to tell me it can't be done
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    I have maybe the same saw and need to do that, have one for the HF type saw but not the bigger one.

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    Thanks Frank S! I've added your Vertical Saw Attachment to our Bandsaws category, as well as to your builder page: Frank S' Homemade Tools. Your receipt:


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    I never had of thought of doing that!!!! Many times I've been free hand sawing on my Grizzly and sure could of used extra table for support! Thanks for the info.


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