Bandsaw-Tension Handle Extension
A quick fix for an awkward problem
Adjusting the blade tension on many bandsaws, particularly older models, can be tricky because the handle is located tight against the housing for the blade. Using just your fingertips to turn it is bothersome and uncomfortable. In this video, John White, shop manager for Fine Woodworking, shares a simple solution that extends the handle to an easy-to-reach position above the case.