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post #7 of (permalink) Old 06-25-2012, 06:21 PM
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Originally Posted by lackson View Post
thank you sir for a puntual reply. you say i use the biggest motor i can afford. i already have a 3hp motor. what i want to know is it ok if i use this one for my project and also what size of a blade must i use?
Are you building the saw for hobby use or as a professional workshop tool?

Will the saw be used for ripping or cross cutting?

If for professional use, I would use a 12" blade.

As has been mentioned before, be VERY careful - the alignment of the fence has to be dead accurate, otherwise you will be creating a killing machine.......

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