Unisaw rebuilt project!

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Blog series by Beginningwoodworker updated 06-09-2011 02:56 AM 11 parts 35516 reads 108 comments total

Part 1: Unisaw project!

11-26-2008 12:06 AM by Beginningwoodworker | 18 comments »

I will be rebuilding this 19 year old unisaw, This going to be a fun project going to take a few months. I started with cleaning the top and adding a left side wing.

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Part 2: New paint job!

11-27-2008 12:47 AM by Beginningwoodworker | 5 comments »

Today was a good day, I removed the motor and started to work putting on a new paint job. I am having fun but I ran out of paint.

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Part 3: Painting almost complete.

12-04-2008 03:34 AM by Beginningwoodworker | 16 comments »

I am almost finish repainting my unisaw cabinet, I still need to touch up and sand a few places. Next I will be ready to install a new motor

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Part 4: Order a new/use motor!

02-04-2009 04:56 AM by Beginningwoodworker | 10 comments »

I found a good deal on motor a friend is upgradeing to a 3HP Motor in his Unisaw so I offer to buy his 1-1/2 HP Rockwell Unisaw Motor for 150 bucks plus shipping cost. Will have more pictures once it arive and is install.

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Part 5: Font Rail install!

02-09-2009 05:34 PM by Beginningwoodworker | 5 comments »

I got the front rail install today I went to my local hardware store and got the bolts! I need to find some screws for the tube and back rail. So I have to make another trip to my local hardware store.

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Part 6: New Motor has arive!

02-13-2009 02:54 AM by Beginningwoodworker | 6 comments »

Install this month, I got to order a abor nut, flange, belts, and a pulley. Before I install it.

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Part 7: Unisaw Rebuilt is finish!

03-07-2009 03:02 AM by Beginningwoodworker | 8 comments »

finish rebuild my Unisaw today! I install my new motor and the new parts that I order! What I have spend so far New/Use 1.5 Hp Rockwell/Unisaw Motor $190 bucks Misc Parts $130.10 paint 10 to 15 bucks bolts 4 to 5 bucks other parts was donated. Unisaw was a gift. I install a WWII 40 tooth blade.

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Part 8: Unisaw Video!

03-07-2009 03:20 AM by Beginningwoodworker | 13 comments »

Here is a short clip of my Unisaw Running!

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Part 9: Started back working on my Unisaw

04-14-2011 04:03 AM by Beginningwoodworker | 7 comments »

I started back working on my Unisaw agian, I am repainting it smoke gray, I got tired of that blue color paint. I also planning on getting a motor cover, mounting my switch under the fence rail. Adding a dust port , getting a handwheel tilt, and getting a knob for my fence.

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Part 10: Mounting my switch

05-24-2011 10:45 PM by Beginningwoodworker | 11 comments »

I am wondering could I mount my table saw switch here? Would double sided tape hold it?

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Part 11: I figure how to mount switch with the OWWM guys help!

06-09-2011 02:56 AM by Beginningwoodworker | 9 comments »

I went bought some 1/2’’ pipe, and nipples and install the switch like it was original.

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