How Do You Tighten The Blade On A Craftsman Table Saw?
It is important that the blade on your Craftsman table saw is always securely tightened. Whether you are attaching a new blade or fixing a loose one, tightening the blade is a simple task. Make sure that you have a wrench or the correct size spanner for tightening. Unplug the table saw. Wear protective gloves while working with the blade. Unplug the table saw. Raise the blade with the blade wheel until the center nut that holds the blade is visible. Grab the blade and tighten the nut using a wrench or a spanner. The blade can also be held in place with a wood block. Push the wrench away from you for tightening. Push the wrench until the nut is snug and firmly in place. Lower the blade and re-insert the blade plate. Turn the table saw on and check to see that the blade is spinning properly.