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Using a Micro-Adjustable Miter Gauge

Host David Thiel demonstrates a commercially available micro-adjustable miter gauge that increases the accuracy and fit of miter cuts on the table saw.

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washer prevents gauge from tilting
Photo 3 of 5When making deep cuts, a washer is put into the miter slot groove to prevent the gauge from tilting.

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A micro-adjustable miter gauge has features that solve the problems of creating miter cuts on a table saw. It has an Allen set screw in the center of the bar the gauge can be tightened into the miter slot. A washer fits into the groove in the miter slot to prevent it from tilting upward when pulling it back to make a deep cut.

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