In uppermost position
In middle position
for through cuts
for non-through cuts
To place riving knife in middle or down position, refer
to the above procedure.
Removing and installing the blade
CAUTION: To work properly, the saw blade teeth
must point down toward the front of the saw. Failure
to heed this instruction could cause damage to the
saw blade, the saw or the workpiece.
WARNING: Make sure that the saw blade is installed
to rotate in the proper direction. Do not use grinding
wheels, wire brushes, or abrasive wheels on a table
saw. Improper saw blade installation or use of
accessories not recommended may cause serious
WARNING: Only use a 10 in. diameter blade. To avoid
injury from an accidental start, make sure the switch
is in the OFF position .
Turn saw oﬀ and unplug saw.
Lower the saw blade and remove the table insert.
Make sure the bevel locking lever is securely locked.
Turn height adjustment knob clockwise to raise blade to
Place riving knife in the uppermost position.
Remove the blade wrenches from storage area.
Remove the blade:
Using one opened-ended blade wrench
at open end on the ats on the inner blade ange
Using the other opened-ended blade wrench
the at open end on the ats on the arbor nut
Holding both wrenches rmly, pull the opened-ended
blade wrench on the arbor nut
Remove arbor nut
, outer blade ange
In down position
for dado cuts
, place the
forward to the front of
WARNING: Be extremely careful when loosening
arbor nut. Keep rm grasp on both wrenches. Do
not allow hands to slip and contact blade.
Install the blade:
Place one new blade on arbor
teeth point down at the front side of saw table. Place
and arbor nut
blade wrenches to tighten arbor nut securely. DO NOT
CAUTION: Ensure the large, at surface (cupped side
of the outer ange) of the outer ange faces the saw
blade and the saw blade
the inner ange
Lower the saw blade to lowest position and replace
WARNING: If the inner ange has been removed,
reinstall it before placing the saw blade on arbor.
Failure to do so could cause an accident.
Anti-kickback pawls installation (Fig. 9)
Anti-kickback pawls should only be installed for through
WARNING: Make sure the anti-kickback pawls are
reinstalled immediately after nishing any non-
through cut operations which require their removal.
WARNING: Replace dull or damaged anti-kickback
pawls. Dull or damaged anti-kickback pawls may not
stop a kickback, increasing the risk of serious personal
. Make sure saw blade
on arbor and use
is rmly seated against