Adam Savage’s One Day Builds: Mini Tabletop Bandsaw!

Adam makes a modification to a corded portable bandsaw to make something he’s always wanted in his shop: a tabletop mini bandsaw! To make this mini bandsaw stand, Adam machines an aluminum plate to mount on a custom wood frame that will house the portaband, as well as a satisfying power switch and perfectly-fitted brass insert. Follow along the project from its cardboard prototype to gratifying completion!

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6 thoughts on “Adam Savage’s One Day Builds: Mini Tabletop Bandsaw!

  1. What? What was that I heard? “Knife making aluminum” What is that? …and how can I find some to make a prop of my own?

  2. So, what’s the difference in footprint, throat and height from the old bluish coloured bandsaw at the back of your shop?

  3. I have a unit made by swag, they’re fabricated from 3/16th inch steel, very heavy duty and built like a tank!

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