A Table for vertical cutting on the Jet 5X6 Band Saw

This is another excellent article by Mikey, a frequent contributor to MachinistBlog.com and winner of our “Machining Metal as a Hobby” contest.

The Jet HVBS-56M, like most of its brethren, lacks a suitable table for vertical cutting.  The OEM table is, in my opinion, unsafe for use in the hobby machine shop because of its extreme flexibility.… Read the rest