One More Time ...
A little search and found a hard copy of Jon Eakes' book " Fine Tuning
Your Radial Arm Saw" was available ("recognized as the bible for
setting up and using radial arm saws in a precision fashion"
publisher) but only through Amazon.com ($47.40 to $100 US) or
Amazon.ca ($208 CDN)
However, you can download the book in PDF format for $14.95 CDN from:
I found it easy and simple if you trust passing your VISA card # over
the internet. If not, they have an 800 # too!
Jon Eakes is down to earth TV & Craftshow handyman. Always has
something to teach you.
As for ripping, I had problems initially but none since I received my
updated guard (thanks to the wreck) a few years back. I've had it 20
years and it's still solid.
Also found a few thread comments at:
http://www.ridgidforum.com/cgi-bin/ultimatebb.cgi?ubb=print_topic ;f=5;t 0676
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