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Forum: Unclassified Ads 02-09-2014, 03:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 956
Posted By Tom Gensmer
Hi Rick, great to hear from you!! Yup, I've...

Hi Rick, great to hear from you!!

Yup, I've been craaaazy busy! Started my own remodeling/repair business a few years ago, so I've been very busy learning the business side of the trade, as well...
Forum: Unclassified Ads 02-07-2014, 06:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 956
Posted By Tom Gensmer
Hilti WSC 267 saws (3) for sale

Hi gang!

Based on the types of projects I am selling these days, I am transitioning to the Mafell saw and track system, and am selling off my various other track ready saws and accessories.
...
Forum: Power Benches 03-14-2012, 01:16 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,406
Posted By Tom Gensmer
Very nice Dino, I like it!! I have heard...

Very nice Dino, I like it!!

I have heard that Aluminum is a particularly tricky metal to weld, I'm glad that you found a work-around!
Forum: Rant, Rate, Rave & Review 03-13-2012, 01:38 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,733
Posted By Tom Gensmer
For myself, it has less to do with nationalism...

For myself, it has less to do with nationalism than it does with the knowledge that I am purchasing a product that was produced in a country with decent living and working standards.

I will...
Forum: Guide Rail Systems 03-13-2012, 01:21 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,593
Posted By Tom Gensmer
This is the design I would want. Keep everything...

This is the design I would want. Keep everything low-profile. Great pics Jim!!!
Forum: Guide Rail Systems 03-09-2012, 07:59 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,397
Posted By Tom Gensmer
:) :) :) :)

:) :) :) :)
Forum: Guide Rail Systems 03-09-2012, 07:32 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,397
Posted By Tom Gensmer
Great point!! :) Best, Tom

Great point!! :)
Best,
Tom
Forum: Guide Rail Systems 03-09-2012, 07:29 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,397
Posted By Tom Gensmer
Oops double-posted!

Oops double-posted!
Forum: Guide Rail Systems 03-09-2012, 07:20 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,397
Posted By Tom Gensmer
BigJohn, I definitely agree with you that even...

BigJohn, I definitely agree with you that even most pros would be happy with a nice saw, generally $150-$200, which would include the 5007, 5008, or 5377.

It just really depends on what you're...
Forum: Rant, Rate, Rave & Review 03-09-2012, 06:48 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,733
Posted By Tom Gensmer
Products made in the USA!!

Hi there gang! I thought I'd start a thread where we can give a shout-out to some great "Made in USA", or depending on where you live, domestically produced products!

I'll start off with some...
Forum: Guide Rail Systems 03-09-2012, 06:35 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,397
Posted By Tom Gensmer
Just to add my $0.02 to the good saw descriptions...

Just to add my $0.02 to the good saw descriptions above. This forum is the only website I know of that describes traditional circular saws as a type of plunge saw, some users here refer to them as...
Forum: Guide Rail Systems 03-09-2012, 09:04 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,397
Posted By Tom Gensmer
Sean, I've thought this through in the past and...

Sean, I've thought this through in the past and have some ideas on how to do it with a Fes or Makita track, if you'd like some ideas shoot me a PM. However, I'd rather have to fuss with swapping out...
Forum: Power Benches 03-08-2012, 10:41 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,984
Posted By Tom Gensmer
Lookin' good Dino! It's really fun to see...

Lookin' good Dino!

It's really fun to see the evolution of the EZ-1!

I haven't had a chance to use my EZ stuff recently :(

On the bright side, I may have a shower project coming up where I...
Forum: Guide Rail Systems 03-08-2012, 10:38 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,397
Posted By Tom Gensmer
Burt, that's a FANTASTIC idea!!! Something...

Burt, that's a FANTASTIC idea!!!

Something that really appeals to me is that it gets me thinking about other ways this can be used, that is a FAST way of mounting a saw to a EZ track or fixture. ...
Forum: Guide Rail Systems 03-07-2012, 03:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,763
Posted By Tom Gensmer
Hah-Hah, very nice Burt! Do you notice much...

Hah-Hah, very nice Burt!

Do you notice much deflection in the rail or saw setup?

Now you just need to set it up on a B-300 and you're ready to rock and roll! :D
Best,
Tom
Forum: Track System Power Tools and Dust Collection 03-07-2012, 12:17 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 21,430
Posted By Tom Gensmer
Many European tools are 220V versus our North...

Many European tools are 220V versus our North American 110V standard.
Best,
Tom
Forum: Track System Power Tools and Dust Collection 03-06-2012, 10:22 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 21,430
Posted By Tom Gensmer
I very much agree with you Bruce! I'm sure Dino...

I very much agree with you Bruce! I'm sure Dino will release some very nice saws. In the mean time, I just wanted to use the best saw available for my EZ tasks, in this case it meant going out and...
Forum: Track System Power Tools and Dust Collection 03-06-2012, 09:54 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 21,430
Posted By Tom Gensmer
Dik, I'd just keep an eye on e-Bay, these saws do...

Dik, I'd just keep an eye on e-Bay, these saws do seem to come up with some regularity, just do a search for "Hilti Saw" to narrow your results.

A reminder to those interested, we are discussing...
Forum: Track System Power Tools and Dust Collection 03-05-2012, 04:56 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 21,430
Posted By Tom Gensmer
Hi there Dik! Parts and service are...

Hi there Dik!

Parts and service are provided directly through Hilti USA.

Parts diagram is found here: http://www.us.hilti.com/fstore/holus/techlib/docs/tool_schematics/woodcutting/WSC267E.pdf...
Forum: Track System Power Tools and Dust Collection 03-05-2012, 03:50 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 21,430
Posted By Tom Gensmer
Well, I suppose you're right, mystery solved in...

Well, I suppose you're right, mystery solved in that there must just be two different versions of the saw out there, ie: Version 1.0 and 1.1. :)

Mike, does your saw with the open window and insert...
Forum: Track System Power Tools and Dust Collection 03-05-2012, 03:28 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 21,430
Posted By Tom Gensmer
Ah, no Mike, the plot THICKENS! :) My two saws...

Ah, no Mike, the plot THICKENS! :) My two saws that already have grills, the grill is metal and is literally part of the upper guard, whereas my saw with no window must be designed to accept the...
Forum: Track System Power Tools and Dust Collection 03-05-2012, 03:00 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 21,430
Posted By Tom Gensmer
Something funny that I've noticed about the Hilti...

Something funny that I've noticed about the Hilti saws is that there seems to be two different versions of the Upper Blade Guard, specifically the blade viewing port on the left hand side,...
Forum: Track System Power Tools and Dust Collection 03-05-2012, 02:42 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 21,430
Posted By Tom Gensmer
Hah-hah, thanks Jim!! The Hilti saw certainly...

Hah-hah, thanks Jim!! The Hilti saw certainly isn't perfect, it just seems to be the saw best suited to my particular needs. Please let me know if there are design details or functional attributes...
Forum: Track System Power Tools and Dust Collection 03-05-2012, 01:04 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 21,430
Posted By Tom Gensmer
Another great detail of the WSC-267E is the...

Another great detail of the WSC-267E is the integrated dust extraction. Dust extraction is always tricky. For maximum dust extraction, you would want to fully shroud the blade all the way down to the...
Forum: Track System Power Tools and Dust Collection 03-05-2012, 01:01 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 21,430
Posted By Tom Gensmer
One feature that initially attracted me to this...

One feature that initially attracted me to this saw was its stability when cutting bevels and plunge cutting. Most traditional circular saws are designed for cutting free-hand. Therefore, when...
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