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11-12-2016 03:02 PM

14" bandsaw blade adjust bracket broke/bent. - 3 replies

Greetings, Almost all 14” bandsaws that this bracket that alignment the blade to the center of the upper wheel. Well I use 3/4” blades for a lot of resawing. Over the years I have bent that bracket and cracked it to the point I couldn’t keep the blade running true. I’ve searched the NET for replacement but found...

05-29-2014 01:18 AM

Riser Block Installed. - 1 reply

I like to make thing to help me cut wood, one way or another. I do a lot of resawing, and I get wood from a local saw mill. It measures at least 6”. My Delta band saw won’t quite handle it by a little bit, so I built my own riser block and guard. I also had an issue with blade lengths. See Stumpy Nubs idea for a wooden riser...

02-22-2014 10:48 PM

Why two different size for the bolt and nut? - 16 replies

Greetings, I can’t believe the engineer at Delta that designed the fastens for there 14” bandsaw. I’m getting ready to put on a 6” riser block. The bolt that hold it is 1 1/8”. The nut is 1 1/4”. That sucks. And the door is in the way. Oh yes, the guard has a 1/2” bold head at the top, and...

02-26-2011 10:14 PM

Since I can't buy straight lumber here... - 11 replies

Greetings, I’ve never found any straight lumber here in New Mexico. I’ve even purchased a 4’ x 4’ sheet of plywood and by the time I got it home it came unglued. I took it back and got a full sheet and no problem, except it bowed/twisted a bit. I even made a planner dog. It works. But it can’t take out more ...

02-25-2008 09:26 PM

Storage for 10" saw blades ideas? - 12 replies

Greetings, I am looking for ideas to store my 10” saw blades. Vertical, horizontal, or some angle? Does the blade manufactures have recommends? A drawer, or shelves? I guess it has to do with the direction they are placed.

02-15-2008 01:16 AM

Since it isn't obvious, I'll ask! - 4 replies

Greetings, I built a workbench. And I have seen, bench leg vice, and most have a wooden screw. So I bought a 1 1/8” x 20” @ 4tpi screw for a vice, that attaches to the leg of the bench. I got the screw to run parallel to the floor and centered in the holes that I drilled. Now, I know what you thinking, that the moving jaw wi...

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