Whatever space you have, whether it's a basement, garage, or even a parking spot, can be transformed into a comfortable, user-friendly shop. To make the most of your space, a copy of Fine Woodworking Best Workshops is an essential guide. This collection of outstanding Fine Woodworking articles explains how to locate, set up, and accessorize your shop, even when space is limited. You’ll learn how to build smart from the ground up, including how to install easy-on-your-feet flooring, proper wiring, adequate lighting, and safe dust collection. You’ll find many of our editors' favorites here: the super workbench that was 30 years in the making, a best-ever outfeed table, a pivoting plywood cart, and clever ways to store tools and lumber. The book concludes with important tips on fire prevention, dust-free air, and a well-stocked first aid kit. 224 pages. Build a shop that works for your specific needsInnovative ideas for maximizing limited spaceChoose the best components for an efficient shopIncludes important tips and guidance on shop safety
It's the ultimate accessory for collecting dust from scroll saws, lathes, disc sanders and other woodworking machines. Bring your dust hose to where you need it! Mount this heavy-duty dust collection port almost anywhere - attach it to a floor base, clamp it to a table or mount it to a wall or ceiling.Features:Dust collection port has three 1-1/4" modular arm segments and one dust hood.Unique locking and pivoting mechanisms allow the arms to be locked in position at any angle and rotation.
The award winning PM2000 table saw sets a new standard for innovation with an array of patented features and massive body design. It boasts the heaviest cast iron base in its class that virtually eliminates table vibration. The cast iron tables are oversized, and the push button arbor lock is accessible from above the table top to eliminate the need for dual arbor wrenches. The quick-release riving knife design helps reduce the chance of kickback. The blade tilt scale has adjustable angle indicators for repetitive bevel cuts. Built-in retractable omni-directional caster system mobilizes your table saw. A wide stance, heavy-duty trunnion and concave teeth on the trunnion gears promote easier raising and tilting of saw blade. Poly-V drive belt system results in quieter, more efficient power transfer from the motor to the arbor with virtually no vibration and less heat build up. Built-in dust collection port with sloped cabinet floor and convenient access to the inside of the saw cabinet make for simple clean-up. The saw has a proprietary safety switch with magnetic interlock, and the stop button can be knee activated. The melamine extension table with steel frame doubles as a mobile workbench, complete with bench dog holes and a vise.Quick release riving knife greatly reduces binding/kickback risk Built-in retractable caster system (patent pending) for immediate shop mobility Push button arbor lock (patent pending) for rapid blade change Extension table doubles as a mobile workbench Poly-V drive belt system delivers efficient, quiet operation Wide stance heavy-duty trunnion for stability and smooth blade positioning Adjustable angle indicators (patent pending) on the blade bevel scale for repeatable bevel cuts Industrial-duty Accu-Fence System ensures accurate cuts Enclosed cabinet with cast iron base for rigidity Heavy-duty deluxe micro-adjust miter gauge with aluminum extruded 13" extension fence, for good workpiece support and fine angle adjustments. Precision ground, high luster, cast iron table top with front and rear edge bevel to prevent catching of miter gauge on table edge Heavy-duty chrome plated handwheels contribute to smooth trunnion/arbor movement Industrial magnetic controls, and jumbo stop switch is reachable with the knee Built-in 4" port for dust collectionStandard Equipment:TEFC Motor with magnetic controls Standard left and right cast iron extension wings Accu-Fence system with 50" to the right cutting capacity Workbench extension table Arbor wrench Motor cover Blade, power cord plug not included
This heavy-duty JET Shaper is available with a powerful 3HP, 1Ph motor with magnetic controls. The four-speed (4000, 6000, 8000, 10000 RPM) step pulley drive with quick release lever allows you to select the best speed and torque for different cutter diameters. The spindle is reversible, and receives maximum power transfer from the v-belt. The independently adjustable fences have micro adjust controls for precise positioning. Four-speeds 4000, 6000, 8000, 10000 RPM let you select the best speed and torque for different cutter diametersPowerful 3HP, 1Ph motor with magnetic controlsIndependently adjustable left and right fences, standard with a micro adjust control for precise positioningLarge 26-3/4" X 32-1/4" precision ground cast iron table provides a durable work area, predrilled for power feederPoly-V-belt transfers maximum power to the spindleStarting Pins for irregular shapingExtruded aluminum fence comes with T-Slots and 2 feather board hold-downsExtra-large chrome handwheel is conveniently located for fast, easy and accurate spindle height adjustmentsReversible spindle speeds for diverse shaping jobs4" Dust port built into fence for convenient hookup to any dust collection systemSpindle lock for safe and easy cutter set-upSpindle height scale