Table Saw Station #4: Casters and Base

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Blog entry by Brazz04 posted 07-08-2017 06:55 PM 2673 reads 1 time favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I got some time to finish up the casters and base over the last few days. The base is now complete so when the station is lowered, it sits on a very solid base. The casters are mounted to three laminated sheets of plywood, and raised using a 5” bolt that was threaded into the plywood. The bolt then pushes on a wooden rod that extends the caster down on the floor. It seems to work well and only takes a few minutes to raise the station, move it to a new location, and lower back onto the base.

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#1 posted 07-11-2017 07:26 PM

OOOH, that’s clever…. I may be using this idea for my outfeed/assembly table. NICE!!!

-- Sawdust makes me whole --Mike in STL

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#2 posted 07-15-2017 06:40 AM

Yep, very clever

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