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Miter Saw

Learn How to Setup a Miter Saw Learn How to use a Miter Saw Using a miter saw more efficiently in your woodshop will help you save time and money. We provide tips that will help you learn how to use a miter saw reducing the number of miscuts and increase your accuracy. View Our

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Bosch Sliding Miter Saw

Bosch Sliding Miter Saw That Isn’t a Slider

I love the capacity I get from a sliding miter saw. Where most miter saws cross cut to 6″ – 8″, a sliding saw can crosscut out to 12-1/2″ or so. Very useful in the shop. What I don’t like about sliding saws is their mongo footprint. You’ve got to have a lot of real

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WWGOA Gold Live Event

WWGOA GOLD LIVE: Setting Up Your Miter Saw for Accurate Cuts

This WWGOA GOLD LIVE event is all about setting up your miter saw for accurate cuts. George Vondriska demonstrates the best way to prepare, make, and maintain consistently accurate with your miter saw (we know how important a perfect 90 degree angle can be).
Gang Cutting Edge Strips to Length

Gang Cutting Edge Strips to Length

It’s not often that you’ll need this trick, but when you do, the time you’ll save will be tremendous. The idea hit me the other day while I stood in front of my miter saw chopping multiple lengths of shelf edging one after another. Oh the boredom! Let’s say you need to make a whole

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What is a Miter Saw Used For

What is a Miter Saw Used For?

If you’re considering adding a miter saw to your shop, you might be saying to yourself, What is a miter saw used for? Does a miter saw offer enough benefits to make it worth the investment? What do I need to know about miter saws in order to make an educated buying choice? How do

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Reviewing the Makita LS1040 10

Makita LS1040 10″ Compound Miter Saw

I wasn’t asking for much as I hunted for a new miter saw. I simply wanted a unit that was rock solid with no slop in any moving part, super lightweight for portability, easy to adjust, precise locking locations for common cuts, high powered, and under $200. I was willing to forego the depth capacity

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using a miter saw

Using a Miter Saw Correctly

Using a miter saw in your shop can allow you to safely make high quality, repeatable cross cuts in a highly efficiently fashion. If you are fortunate enough to have the opportunity to add one of these to your shop, it will be important to understand the anatomy of the tool well enough to choose

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Adjusting Miter Saw Laser

Having a laser on a miter saw is a great benefit. From a safety perspective, it shows you where the cut is about to be made, so you can make sure nothing that you don’t want cut is in line with the saw blade. From an accuracy perspective, a correctly set laser makes it easy

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Making Dadoes on a Miter Saw

Need to make a dado or two? Not everyone knows this, but you can make dadoes on your miter saw. Yep, on your miter saw. No need to put a dado head on your table saw, or set up a router bit in a hand-held router or on a router table. If your miter saw

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How to Attach a Miter Saw Laser

There are a lot of great reasons for having a laser on a miter saw, but not every saw comes with a miter saw laser. If your machine doesn’t have a laser don’t despair, there’s a solution. Benefits of a laser There are some great reasons for having a miter saw laser. A big one

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