How to Adjust the Blade of the Bandsaw

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In the December issue of Wood Review magazine, Peter Young gives a step by step explanation of how to adjust the blade of the bandsaw, rather than the fence, to correct for drift. The technique is one that Peter learned from Canadian woodworker Michael Fortune.

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