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  • Rolf
    Reply to Arizona Animals Intarsia Collage Fair Results
    by Rolf
    Our Judges are some of the best woodworkers I have ever met. On occasion I get asked to explain what I look for in the scrolling categories. I point out all of the nuances. I can't be a judge as I have intarsia and scroll work entries.
    Today, 07:36 AM
  • Rolf
    Reply to Problem with thinner blades on Dewalt 788
    by Rolf
    There may have been some crud on the tips from manufacturing.
    In the ~20 years of scrolling I never cleaned the ends of my blades until recently. Even with the Pegas clamps I was having some blade slippage, I now scuff the ends of my blades with some 220 grit paper End of problem.!...
    Today, 07:29 AM
  • NC Scroller
    Reply to Problem with thinner blades on Dewalt 788
    by NC Scroller
    Don’t over sand them as you will shorten their usable life. Only sand as needed. Another thing to do is clear your blades before installing. Blades are coated with oil to prevent rust. Wipe the ends with alcohol or lightly sand with 320 grit.
    Today, 05:29 AM
  • cwmagee
    Reply to Problem with thinner blades on Dewalt 788
    by cwmagee
    The fact that you only had approximately 6 hours on the saw tells me there was a thin oily film on the clamps from the manufacturing process.
    If problem continues you may have spread the clamps in the process of tighten blades. A common problem with OEM parts. This issue will disappear by replacing...
    Yesterday, 08:46 PM
  • will8989
    Reply to Mitre saw material clamps
    by will8989
    10” compound dual bevel sliding mitre saw with laser. Bruce said to buy a new blade because the blade that comes with it sucks. Sells here for $289. It was on sale plus his military discount and a $50 gift certificate from his woodworking club. Bruce said to check out on Google 10” kolbalt mitre...
    Yesterday, 08:45 PM