This breadbox is an ideal project to get started on because it is made with a variety of the most common shop tools and equipment, from the table saw to the router. Perhaps best of all, there are no fussy joints to cut. The basic box can be made with almost any simple construction method, from dowels to screws and plugs or even biscuits, if you own a biscuit joiner.
This Perma-SHIELD coated blade gives new life to underpowered saws and produces smooth crosscuts in hardwoods, softwoods and moldings. Coated blades pull 1/3 less on the saw, which translates into 33% more cutting power. Thin kerf blades remove less material than standard carbide blades, thus requiring less horsepower to produce equally good results. The Perma-SHIELD coating covers the blade plate and cutting edge in a protective layer, reducing heat build-up. Perma-SHIELD blades resist binding in large volume cutting, reducing subsequent blade warp. The coating lubricates the blade, allowing it to spin freely, and eliminates pitch and debris build-up on the blade.
With 13-1/2'' of width capacity and 6'' of resaw capacity this little bandsaw takes a big bite out of the wood,without eating up much floor space. It features a sturdy cast-iron frame and table, which tilts in both directions. The computer-balanced wheels help cut vibration for less saw marks, while the single-knob blade tracking system makes it easy to keep the blade running where you want it. Graphite impregnated polymer blade guides with roller bearing thrust guides help keep the blade from overheating and breaking prematurely. Includes a 3/8'' 6 TPI blade.Features:Cast iron frame construction for strength, rigidity and reduced vibration6-spoke, precision computer balanced wheels eliminate vibration for accurate blade trackingGraphite impregnated polymer blade guides with roller bearing thrust guides provide quicker set-up and a cooler running blade