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 ====== Bandsaw ====== ====== Bandsaw ======
-{{:​2017-08-18_10.43.34.jpg?​300 |}}The bandsaw is a 9" BS903 Ryobi. ​ This tool should be used with dust collection. The blade used should be appropriate to the material being cut, and the amount of curvature of the cut.  ​Thick blades should be used for thick material and straight cuts.  ​Thin blades for thin material, and curvy cuts.  The blade guide should be lowered to just above the top of the material being cut.+{{:​2017-08-18_10.43.34.jpg?​300 |}}The bandsaw is a 9" BS903 Ryobi. ​ This tool should be used with dust collection. The blade used should be appropriate to the material being cut, and the amount of curvature of the cut.  ​Wide blades should be used for thick material and straight cuts.  ​Narrow ​blades for thin material, and curvy cuts.  The blade guide should be lowered to just above the top of the material being cut. 
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 +A big thank-you to [[http://​schoonerlabs.com/​|Schooner Labs]] for donating this!
  
 Manual: {{:​tools:​bs903_979_trillingual.pdf|}} Manual: {{:​tools:​bs903_979_trillingual.pdf|}}
  
-**Maintenance: +===== Consumables ===== 
-**The blade angle should in most cases be set to 90 degrees. ​ To do this, set the table angle to 0 degrees, then raise the blade guide fully. ​ Use a small square to confirm a 90 degree angle.+Blade size is 59 1/4 to 59 1/2 and 1/8 to 3/8 inch wide. 
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 +===== Maintenance ​===== 
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 +The blade angle should in most cases be set to 90 degrees. ​ To do this, set the table angle to 0 degrees, then raise the blade guide fully. ​ Use a small square to confirm a 90 degree angle.
  
 Blades should be sharp. ​ Dull blades won't cut well. Blades should be sharp. ​ Dull blades won't cut well.
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