Despite the fact that it's an incredibly versatile shop tool, the bandsaw—and its proper set-up—are often poorly-understood by woodworkers. In this video, you'll learn how to properly set up and fine-tune your bandsaw for perfect rip, resaw, and curved cuts, every time. Michael Fortune tackles a whole host of tips and techniques including:

  • Bandsaw blade installation
  • Setting bandsaw blade tracking
  • Blade guide adjustment
  • Back bearing adjustment
  • Bandsaw table set up
  • Setting your fence for square