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Old 08-13-2007, 08:08 PM   #21
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I've needed the miter more often than the table, but they're completely different tools for completely different jobs. Buy 'em as you need 'em.

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Miter's good for chopping, table's good for ripping. If you have to work with pieces that are bigger than 6" in more than one direction, the miter becomes useless...but trying to cut crown moulding correctly on a table saw is insane. Like Bird, I thik I also use my miter more than the table, but I've used the table quite a bit to build all the furniture I've built. I'd get the miter now, since you're working on moulding, and get the table saw later. You probably don't wanna go the route I went, though...Grizzly is really nice, top-notch equipment, but moving a 425lb table saw is not easy. Cast iron is so badass, though...

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Why do so many of us have black men as our avatars?

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Danny Trejo is Mexican-American...but, then, all brown people look alike to you, don't they Cheese

Can't f*ck with Billy Dee, tho...

And Garnett looks like he's auditioning for a role in another Alien sequel...

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And Garnett looks like he's auditioning for a role in another Alien sequel...
Nah, the alien would be his old (and future?) teammate...

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Danny Trejo is Mexican-American...but, then, all brown people look alike to you, don't they Cheese
In this case, YES.

I thought your avatar was a Ray Lewis / Ice-T lovechild.
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Nah, the alien would be his old (and future?) teammate...

I always thought that cassell looked like a wasp. not sure why.
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In this case, YES.

I thought your avatar was a Ray Lewis / Ice-T lovechild.
Yeah, I can definitely see that.

Ever watched a Michael Mann movie called Heat?
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but trying to cut crown moulding correctly on a table saw is insane.

Cast iron is so badass, though...
I agree about cast iron. Now that I have one, I'll never own anything but iron...

As for he molding, only the length is a bear to handle. Once you have made a table saw sled, miters (even compound) are no big deal.
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So which of these do you guys like?

http://www.lowes.com/lowes/lkn?actio...&N=0+9+5001012

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