Simple Straight Fence
|Synonyms:||parallel fence; DE: Bandsägen-Parallelanschlag|
|Used with:||Metabo BS 1638 W|
|Location:||wood workshop (above bandsaw)|
|Access Requirements:||read this page|
However, you may need to use it at a slight angle depending on the sawband! If the blade drifts, a parallel fence will only cause you trouble... Determine the correct angle by freehanding a cut along a straight line for a few cm, then set the fence according to your workpiece!
Next, we could make a magnet-held "point fence" like Andrew Klein's really fancy one with integrated bearing "feather board"!