By Demi Lane. Power Tools. Published at Saturday, June 09th, 2018 - 14:41:39 PM.
I got to brainstorming with all the things I had sitting around. I had a couple of old Ford flywheels from Fords that I had junked out in the last couple years, and figured that I could use those for wheels for a bandsaw. I also had a couple front hubs and brackets from an old Chevy Cavalier that I could use for bearings and support for the wheels of a bandsaw. I had some old steel sitting around that I could for a frame and table. I also had a large piece of sheet aluminum that I could use for covers for the wheels and the table.
10 Advantages To Having A Bandsaw In Your Shop - There are many advantages to having a shop that has a bandsaw in it, whether its a homemade bandsaw, which is what I have, or a commercial bandsaw. After I made my bandsaw with mostly things I had sitting around my shop, I was able to do several things that I could not do before without a bandsaw. I will share the top ten reasons I believe having a bandsaw has given me more opportunity in my woodworking hobby than I had before.
When I was looking around in my shop where I had accumulated odds and ends from many different sources, such as going to auctions, tearing apart machinery that no longer worked and throwing the engine in a corner of the shop,or seeing something that a friend thought was junk and looked like an opportunity to me so I would take it home and let it collect dust, I thought there had to be something I could do with all this stuff instead of just letting it sit around and get rustier and dirtier.
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