Ditto on what JLucas and Ed have chimed in with. The last
thing you want is to look in the mirror the rest of your
life knowing the guy looking back is the same guy who
screwed up your band saw. By the way, for your vintage saw,
it's proper to use the two word spelling.
After you get it apart take a wander over to the OWWM forum
and start asking questions. I'm asking you for this onna
'count of I need to be starting restoration on my '48.
That's the place where we sit around and gab. To visit the
repository of the fruits of our labors visit the Web page.