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Woodworking I

 

Fabrication 6 - Table Saw

A table saw is an incredibly powerful and versatile tool in a woodworkers arsenal. It allows for quick and accurate cutting of plywood, lumber (2x4s), and large sheet plastic. An understanding of when and how to use this machine tool will allow a fabricator to make quick and accurate cuts on many wood materials.

 

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Basic Rip and Cross Cuts

Rip, Cross, and Angle Cuts

 

Fabrication 7 - Wood Chop Saw

The wood chop saw is generally used to make cut lumber (2x4’s, 2x6’s) down to size (cross cuts). With accurate measurement it can be used to cut lumber quickly and easily.

 

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Straight Cuts