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  1. Woodworking: Techniques to Cut Circles With a Band Saw

    Cut perfect circles with a band saw , using a simple jig. You can assemble the jig in about a half hour from ¾-in. plywood.

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  1. How to Build a Box With a Band Saw

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    Make a nice little jewelry or knick-knack box from a block of wood and your band saw . You can cut it out in minutes and finish it in an hour.

  2. How to Build an Outfeed Table

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    Make a handy outfeed support that adjusts to fit your table saw, band saw , planer or router. All you need is some scrap wood and a handful of inexpensive casters.

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  1. 6 Tips for cutting curves on a bandsaw

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    FromInstructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - featured

    Cutting complex parts with tight curves safely and accurately on a bandsaw can be challenging, but is fairly easy with some practice, a properly tuned-up bandsaw , and a couple special tips and tricks... enjoy! What you need: - A bandsaw - A thin blade (1/4" recommended) - Drawing of your c... By: ...

  2. How to Make Wooden Bowls Using Your Bandsaw

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    FromInstructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - featured

    I'll show you how make round wooden bowls from strips of wood and a bandsaw . I don't have a wood lathe, so I found a way to create round bowls using my bandsaw . You can make them any diameter 3 inches and up. The pictures show a few of bowls I made from mesquite wood. My instructions will get you be... By: rschoenm Continue Reading »

  3. How to Mix and Top off Bandsaw and Cold Cut Saw Coolant

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    FromInstructables: exploring - workshop - featured

    This Instructable explains how to add coolant to either the horizontal bandsaw or the cold cut saw. Coolant keeps the blade and material cool as cuts are made as well as aiding in clearing metal chips out of the cut. Measure out the Coolant The coolant we used is mixed with water at a 1 to 10 ra... ...

  4. Resaw wood on the bandsaw and table saw - Made at Techshop

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    FromInstructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - featured

    Resawing is a very useful skill to have in the wood shop, it's a fundamental type of cut, just like ripping or cross-cutting, but instead of cutting a board to length or width, resawing is cutting a board to thickness. This allows one to get multiple thin boards out of one larger, thicker piece of w... By: workislove Continue Reading »

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Other Videos for DIYers from Around the Web

  1. How to Cut a Log on a Bandsaw

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    George Vondriska provides tips on how to use your bandsaw as a sawmill.

  2. How to Use a Circle Jig on the Bandsaw

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    George Vondriska shows his shop-made jig solution to cutting a circle on a bandsaw .

  3. How to Coil a Band Saw Blade

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    George Vondriska demonstrates how to properly coil and store a large band saw blade.

  4. How to Square Your Blade to the Band Saw Table

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    George Vondriska provides tips on how to make sure your band saw blade is perfectly perpendicular to the table.

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Blog Posts

  1. Milwaukee M12 Bandsaw 2429-21XC

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    FromA Concord Carpenter

     

  2. Tool Storage Tip: Band Saw Blades

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    FromDIY Advice Blog

    Craving some clever tool storage ideas ? Check out this one! Band saw blade hangers If you’ve ever suffered the indignity—and possible danger to eyes and face—of a band saw blade uncoiling as you’ve pulled it off the peg you hung...( read more )

  3. Circle Cutting Band Saw Jig

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    FromA Concord Carpenter

    Cutting Circles On A Band Saw Cutting circles freehand with a jigsaw or band saw is not easy and never precise. A friend of mine called today and told me she needed a 32” round piece of plywood to... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

  4. DEWALT 20V Band Saw DCS371M1

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    FromA Concord Carpenter

     

  5. Setting Up Shop (aka An Excuse To Buy More Tools)

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    FromDIY Diva

    Call me crazy (that would be a first, right?) but when the new door was put on the workshop last week, I basically thought I would be using the space...

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