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Forum topic by FAB posted 03-13-2019 03:43 PM 157 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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FAB

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03-13-2019 03:43 PM

Topic tags/keywords: bosch gcm12sd fence question

Has anyone else experienced this problem with the GCM12SD from Bosch? I bought this a week ago and noticed as I was doing some precision cuts that the fence is not 90 to the table.

-- Andy - Athens, GA


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#1 posted 03-14-2019 04:35 AM

If the fence has hardware on the end(s) or has screws(set) on the beam rail.
Hardware on the end of the fence-
Loosen and set the perpendicular with a square.
Screws on the beam, do the same.
Don;t be afraid to loosen a set of screws at a time, see what moves when you loosen them. If that doesn’t resolve your situation, try the other. Before you adjust anything you may not be sure of make a small mark with a sharpie so you could reposition it later.

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#2 posted 03-14-2019 04:39 AM

any machine or tool in my shop gets the precision measurement treatment before first use.

-- The Carpenter Bee is derived from the Ancient Greek word wood-cutter "xylokopos/ξυλοκὀπος"

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