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Drawer-Slide Outfeed Table Petersburg VA

In my garage shop, large tools have to be mobile and storable, so I attached this collapsing outfeed support to my saw. It slides on 100-lb. full-extension drawer slides. Extended, the roller sits 36 in. behind the blade, so I can rip boards as long as 6 ft. I can clamp the arms in any position to support shorter boards.

The Home Depot
(804)520-0402
2600 Conduit Rd
Colonial Heights, VA
Hours
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-8:00pm

Thacker Ace Hardware
(804) 861-6700
3671 S Crater Rd, Wal-Mart On S. Crater Road
Petersburg, VA
 
Southpark Mall
(804) 524-3255
114 Southpark Cir
Colonial Hts, VA
Store Hours
Sears Stores
Store Type
Sears Stores
Hours
Mon:10-21
Tue:10-21
Wed:10-21
Thu:10-21
Fri:10-21
Sat:8-21
Sun:11-18
Store Features
Mon:10-21
Tue:10-21
Wed:10-21
Thu:10-21
Fri:10-21
Sat:8-21
Sun:11-18

Lowe's
(804) 768-8843
2601 Weir Place
Chester, VA
Hours
M-SA 6 am - 10 pm
SU 8 am - 8 pm

Lowe's
(804) 957-6201
2085 Waterside Drive
Prince George, VA
Hours
M-SA 6 am - 10 pm
SU 8 am - 8 pm

The Home Depot
(804)706-4501
12300 Jefferson Davis Hw
Chester, VA
Hours
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-8:00pm

Kmart 3869 / Cross Merch
(804) 520-5146
116 Southgate Square
Colonial Heig, VA
Store Hours
Miscellaneous
Store Type
Miscellaneous
Hours
Monday To Friday Working Hours is :8-22 and for Sat:8-22
Sun:8-21
Store Features
Monday To Friday Working Hours is :8-22 and for Sat:8-22
Sun:8-21

LOWE'S OF CHESTER, VA.
804 768-8843
2601 WEIR PLACE CHESTER, VA, 23831
Chester, VA
 
Kmart 3868 / Cross Merch
(804) 748-6108
12810 Jefferson Davis Hwy
Chester, VA
Store Hours
Miscellaneous
Store Type
Miscellaneous
Hours
Monday To Friday Working Hours is :8-22 and for Sat:8-22
Sun:8-21
Store Features
Monday To Friday Working Hours is :8-22 and for Sat:8-22
Sun:8-21

Pleasants Hardware
(804) 275-7002
5140 Jefferson Davis Hwy
Richmond, VA
 

Drawer-Slide Outfeed Table

Drawer-Slide Outfeed Table

In my garage shop, large tools have to be mobile and storable, so I attached this collapsing outfeed support to my saw. It slides on 100-lb. full-extension drawer slides. Extended, the roller sits 36 in. behind the blade, so I can rip boards as long as 6 ft. I can clamp the arms in any position to support shorter boards. Closed, the roller rests 16 in. behind the blade, so it doesn't interfere with the blade guard assembly or with the miter gauge bar during crosscuts.

The support is built like an inside-out drawer. First I bolted support arms onto the saw's cabinet. I had to extend the left arm to allow tilting the motor. Then I installed the drawer slides and the extension arms. On my saw, 20-in. slides were the longest that would fit. I fastened the extension arms securely with a wide board to minimize racking. I mounted the roller on top, centered behind the blade. To position everything correctly during construction, I clamped the roller flush with the saw table.

Sources

HTC Products Inc., (800) 624-2027
22-in. roller with bracket, #HU-22, $19.

Woodworker's Hardware, (800) 383-0130
www.wwhardware.com
100-lb. full-extension 20-in. drawer slides, #KV8414 B20, $14 a set.


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