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In this video workshop, Marc Adams shows you the surefire tablesaw techniques he has developed over two decades running Marc Adams School of Woodworking. Beginning with basic safety, Adams goes on to cover basic ripping and crosscutting techniques, and even how to build a top-notch crosscut sled. Last, he moves on to cutting a variety of typical woodworking joints at the tablesaw, helping you to tap the tool’s full potential.
Marc Adams has been woodworking professionally for nearly 30 years. His work has appeared in numerous books and magazines, and his shop was featured in The Workshop by Taunton Press. Marc has worked with the EPA in Washington on current woodworking issues, and has been a panel commentator at the prestigious International Woodworking Fair. He has won the Indiana Artist/Craftsman of the Year award three times and periodically appears on TV and radio talk shows on woodworking topics.
Produced by:Asa Christiana; Video by: Gary Junken; Editing by: Gary Junken
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March 26, 2013
Celebrated woodworking teacher Marc Adams offers an overview of the topics he’ll cover in his guide to Tablesaw Techniques.
With hundreds of students passing through his woodworking school each year, Marc Adams has had to develop a series of firm guidelines designed to keep tablesaw users safe.
Kickback is one of the most dangerous hazards of working with a tablesaw, and it happens most often while ripping lumber. In this episode, Adams offers tips on how to…
Learn Marc Adams's techniques for safe, accurate crosscuts at the tablesaw.
Learn how to build a safe, accurate crosscut sled for your tablesaw.
Prepare your saw and your accessories to cut some top-notch joinery. Tips include blade and sled maintenance, building a sacrificial rip fence, and more.
Learn how to cut grooves, dadoes, and rabbets accurately and quickly at the tablesaw.
Learn how to cut some of woodworking's most common joints—cleanly and accurately, at the tablesaw.
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