In the "Workshop Book" there's a woodworker who moves all his
stationary tools out onto his patio/driveway to work. In the photo,
each tool leg rests on a sort of three-wheel, triangle-configured
caster. Does anyone know where these can be found for purchase? I've
searched all over the web and had no luck.
I'll keep that in mind the next time I use a piano to resaw some oak. I'm
guessing that 90% of the woodworking equipment in the hobbyist's shop is
lighter than my DJ-20, which rolls around fine with large single-wheel
We call the things 'elephant feet', and use 'em to move heavy
commercial cooking equipment (mixers, ovens, etc). They're not for
OTOH they can carry a _lot_ of weight. No sweat moving a 1500 pound
pizza oven around.
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You will be better served by buying Delta mobile bases. They
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Average price for "typical base" is around $90.
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