This is an "attaboy" for Jet.
Bought a Jet contractor saw some years back. A good saw. Using the saw
recently I found that the pivot pin of the Jet miter gauge had fallen out
making the miter gauge useless. Naturally, the pivot pin was not to be
found. (After a little research, I found that Jet uses a tapered pin that
can fall out and down and that pin often falls out and is lost. Not a great
Anyway, I contacted Jet by e-mail and asked for a replacement pin. Instead,
they sent me an entire new miter gauge. Gratis. I am long out of warranty
and I really appreciate Jet doing this. A good company.
The added benefit(?) of having this incident was as an excuse to finally
upgrade to an after-market miter gauge. Bought an Incra 1000SE on eBay.
Anyway, Jet did the right thing...even more than I hoped for.