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Bandsaw drift

03-26-2020 06:56 PM by madts | 1 comment »

After reading Mads’ blog on his new bandsaw fence, I postulated that an old blade that had been used to cut curves could not not be used for resawing. See https://www.lumberjocks.com/mafe/blog/130837So I set up a scientific experiment. I will be using my outdoor laboratorium. First I cut 4 staves of 1/4” plywood, marked both centerlines. Staves were 365mm. x 45mm. The Alex Snodgrass set up can be found here. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XYYG91fr_2w1: Snodgrass old blade.2: Snodgrass new blade.3: normal setup old blade.4: normal setup new blade. I then set my fence 45mm. from the blade and started cutting. This is Snodgrass with old blade. 20 mm. at o...

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