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Tenon Cutter TC 300 TSA, & Carbide Blade Package
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Tenon Cutter 300 Table Saw Attachment
Infinitely adjustable tenon size ability.
Automatic return to cut.
Carbide blade cuts super smooth, silky smooth.
Cuts work piece with the grain, not crossgrain.
Cut any size tenon from 1 1/4" diameter up to 5" in diameter on material up to 8" in diameter with a tenon length of up to 5" long.
Adjust to cut a perfectly streight tenon or a tapered tenon(like a wedge, set a taper of .010 per inch).
Speed? Tenon cutting on spindal size material you can figure 100 to 120 tenons per hour.
Requires at least a 1 1/2 hp belt drive table saw.
Air over hydraulic motion control.
Infinitely adjustable feed speed.
DC Speed control for turning part,1/3 HP, 40 to 125 RPM
Standard maximum material length of 8 feet, 10 feet or 12 feet, chosen at time of order placement.
Fits a 4 inch vacuum hookup
The following cutting procedure matches the second half of pictures to the left.
Set RPM of DC gear motor.
Measure workpiece to be tenonized.
Measure for tailstock setting.
Set tailstock to length.
Freehand drill a 1/2" x 1/2" hole in "tenon center".
Pull lever to open the tenon mouth.
Place workpiece on the "pins".
Release lever, the mouth will close and the workpiece will start turning.
Adjust the feed speed and push the start to cut button.
Note: Red STOP button will over-ride start button.
The workpiece moves over the cutter.
Tenon being cut.
Complete rough cut of tenon.
TC hits the depth of cut stop, pauses 3 seconds, and automaticly returns to complete cut.
Clean up return cut is finished, bringing the tenon to a plus or minus .003" accuracy.
Flip the workpiece over for the second tenon cut.
Both ends of the workpiece have now been tenonized.
Two perfectly smooth tenons, silky smooth with a total time for both cuts, one minute.
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