Riving Knife For Craftsman Table Saw
My makita mlt 100 contractor table saw came with a riving knife but this one had had one big flaw that really annoyed me.
Riving knife for craftsman table saw. Contractor table saws like craft andu s little makita are often. If you have ever worked with circular saws then you know what i am talking about. Approval all newly designed and made table saws must have a riving knife. The one i have still works just fine.
I m looking at the shark guard but i only need the riving knife and i don t want dust port or any fancy set up. The current model dw745 riving knife guard solves all these problems however i don t want to buy a new saw. I was wondering if any of you have a solution to retro fit a riving knife. The mechanics of the riving knife on most table saws the riving knife mounts to the saw s trunnion the sturdy mechanism beneath the saw table that raises and lowers the saw blade.
Osha package for saws w blade 12 and above 265 00 335 00 select options. I ve been looking online and googling about buying an inexpensive riving knife that will fit. Not only did they avoid producing new saws with riving knives but no aftermarket riving knives were produced as accessories. 125 00 150 00 select options.
The original sharkguard the guard that started it all. I notice a few of you have an older craftsman 113 xxx table saw. Mj splitter steelpro by microjig table saw safety 1 8 kerf splitter and riving knife alternative for zero clearance insert 4 3 out of 5 stars 98 39 99 39. Now as you may know in order to get u l.
Riving knives mitigate such catastrophes by preventing the stock from touching the blade as it rotates up out of the table. Without it one of the most terrifying thing called kickback can easily occur. 280 00 325 00 select options. The importance of a riving knife can not be underestimated.
I ve got a craftsman 22124 10 table saw and i hate the stock riving knew blade safety combo. Pm66 riving knife splitter mounted guards 220 00 280 00 select options. This thread is archived. Time to make a riving knife.
Guard packages for craftsman ridgid and others. Figured i d post in here.