A table saw extension will be unavoidable when you need to extend the length of your table saw. Building a table saw extension is no big deal. Even if you are a beginner, you can create a table saw extension. All you have to do is to follow simple instructions.
To begin with, you need to consider the following. To make table saw extension easily and with great comfort, you have to gather some information about it.
Now, if you are all ready to build a table saw extension, and then follow the following simple instructions:
Two table saw extensions will allow you to tear up 4 x 8 panels on the small table saw.
Materials Required for table saw extension: Bolts, Washers, Thumb-size screw drivers: 3/16 x 2 ½ (8 screw drivers); 1 x 4 x 8’- (7 no’s); 2 x 4 x 8’ (2 no’s); 40 wood screws, 40 drywell screws x 2 each; 1 straight and clear edge with adjustable clamp
Cut frame pieces in a precise manner and make sure that you do not leave any spaces while cutting the edges, specifically
Cut 4 pieces of wood for making the ends of the table
Cut another 4 pieces and then drill accordingly
Now, cut 8 pieces and make sure that they stand with legs and support
Cut another 8 pieces at a distance of 56cm respectively from the upper surface of the table saw to the floor
Transfer the measurement into 2 x 4 while cutting 2 pieces (of equal length exactly)
When you see, you are ready with the basic structure!
If in doubt, do a search on the Net for table saw plans. There are free plans available for every make of table saw or if you are not feeling confident about making your own there are many aftermarket products available.