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Jet rip fence compatibility

by Atlmedic
posted 11-27-2018 07:18 PM


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Bill_Steele

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#1 posted 11-27-2018 07:49 PM

I think I may have the same saw as you (JWTS-10JF – bought new in 1996)—but I still have the factory fence (30”).

I’ve heard good things about the following but I’m not sure if they bolt on using the factory mounting points and hardware.

- DELTA 36-T30 T2 (30-Inch Fence and Rail System)
-Vega U26
-MuleCab Accusquare
-Shop Fox Aluma Classic

You might also consider installing PALS kit to make it easier to align the blade to the miter slot (if you don’t already have this).

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DBDesigns

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#2 posted 11-27-2018 08:09 PM

Atl,
Be brave. Surely you can drill holes in cast iron or steel if you know how to handle a table saw. The two tasks are not even in the same league. Just mark the hole location, dimple it with a center punch, and drill it with a high quality metal cutting drill bit.
Next get a tap from the local hardware store that matches your bolts and use whatever fence you want.
Piece of cake.

-- I remember when Grateful wasn't Dead

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