A wood band saw carriage is a device that sits on top o […]
A wood band saw carriage is a device that sits on top of the base of a band saw and holds the wood in place as it is being cut. It typically includes a table that the wood is placed on, a guide to keep the wood aligned, and a fence to guide the wood through the blade. The carriage allows for precise cuts and can be adjusted to accommodate different sizes and shapes of wood. Some carriages also include a dust collection system to keep the workspace clean.
Some carriages also have adjustable fences and other features that allow for precise cuts. The carriage is moved along the bed of the band saw by a motor or manually, depending on the model. It is an essential part of the band saw, ensuring the safety and accuracy of the cuts made.