Get Table Saw Riving Knife
Gif. Looking for more woodworking instruction? Contractor table saws like craft andu's little makita are often stripped of such niceties, so he set about adding one.
My makita mlt 100 contractor table saw came with a riving knife but this one had had one big flaw that really annoyed me. Many older table saws came equipped with a splitter, which is not as safe as a riving knife. When the wood kerf closes up behind the blade during ripping and.
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On the left is the fixed base, which is screwed onto the saw arbor casing. I was wondering if any of you have a solution to retro fit a riving knife? The riving knife on a table saw is a vital piece of safety equipment for the tool. According to the old joke, every tablesaw made in the last 50 years came with a free dust collector: