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Tuning the Charnwood W730 – Part 4

Following on from Part 3 I noticed that although my modification to the blade guard has made it possible to adjust the blade guides so they sit much further forward, I’m unable to retract it fully for the full 9 … Continue reading

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Tuning the Charnwood W730 – Part 3

After some tweaks last month I’ve been quite happy with how the W730 performs, but one thing that still annoys me is how loose the mitre gauge is in the T-slots. There’s probably less than 1mm gap between the thinner … Continue reading

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Metal butchery – Bar clamp fettling

A little while ago I bought some Dakota light bar clamps from Rutlands. I’ve yet to use them, but I think they’ll come in handy on the living room storage and TV stand projects, which I hope to begin soon. … Continue reading

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