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woodbutcherbynight

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#1 posted 02-14-2018 07:31 PM

I have 16×20 shop, with the extensions the saw is at 62” has worked for years. As someone else mentioned it does take up space and longer pieces get challenging. To work with this I installed double doors and oriented the saw to allow the off cut to go out the doors when needed. Mostly I rough cut 4×8 ply outside and bring it inside. Current cabinet build to attached two contractor saws together side by side comes to 68”, still no issue but I doubt I would ever go larger. Current base cabinet under construction:

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