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Grizzly G0555 Customizing

by ArlingtonM2
posted 08-22-2017 03:00 PM


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GR8HUNTER

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#1 posted 08-22-2017 03:07 PM

pictures please :<))

-- Tony---- Reinholds,Pa.------ REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN

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EricLew

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#2 posted 08-23-2017 05:57 AM

I have that bandsaw I bought new a couple of years ago. I love mine, however it is the first, and only bandsaw I have ever had.
I haven’t really modified it except I built a resaw fence, and attached a cut off tooth brush to the bottom tire. Both work great, the brush keeps the tire clean, and there is never any sawdust buildup in the bottom compartment. The fence works great, but that is probably because I use quality blades and I set it up using the “Alex Snodgrass method”. If you dont know what that means, just google Alex Snodgrass bandsaw setup. Or he just did a segment on the Wood Whisperer web site you can easily find as well.

-- I love the smell of coffee in the morning, and sawdust in the afternoon

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MrUnix

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#3 posted 08-23-2017 06:53 AM

I like that toothbrush mod :)

Cheers,
Brad

-- Brad in FL - In Dog I trust... everything else is questionable

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TDH

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#4 posted 08-23-2017 07:03 PM

Add the riser block adds 6 inches. Ditto what EricLew wrote.

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ArlingtonM2

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#5 posted 01-04-2018 03:18 PM

Loving this saw. Can you share what other customizing you’ve done to your bandsaw, particularly, how do you store your fence(s) and mitre guage, and lighting?

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