Sliding Carriage Panel Saw
It's the hassle-free way to cut plywood. And it has features that will save you time and money.
An easy way to break down sheets of plywood is on a panel saw. The trouble is, these saws can cost a thousand dollars or more, and most panel saws take up a lot of wall space. But this panel saw solves both of these problems. First of all, you'll save a lot of money by building the saw yourself. And second, once the sheet of plywood is in place, it never moves. Instead, a sliding carriage guides the circular saw so you can make both rip and crosscuts accurately.
SELECT YOUR PLAN PACKAGE
What You Get:
- 13 pages of step-by-step instructions
- More than 50 full-color photos, illustrations and exploded views
- Shop tips & techniques
- Project supply sources
- Materials list
Note: After your purchase, you will receive an email with the pdf, as well as instructions for logging in to download the plan and access any other associated files and videos, which will all be located on this page.
Similar Woodsmith Plans
Position a workpiece exactly where you need it with this versatile vise. The quick-change design allows for mounting multiple accessories.
Locking Rabbet Jig
Take a weekend to build this jig and you’ll be rewarded with easy-to-cut drawer joints.
The United States Customary System of Units (USCS or USC), more commonly referred to as the English or Imperial system, is the standard set of units for our plans. It uses inches and feet for measurement. This is the one you probably want if you are in the United States, and it is the one we have traditionally offered on this website.
The International System of Units (SI), more commonly referred to as the metric system, is the alternative set of units that we have available for some of our plans. It uses millimeters, centimeters, and meters for measurement. This is the one you probably want if you are outside the United States. These plans are provided by our business partner, Australian Woodsmith, and are based on the original Woodsmith plan. However, dimensions and other elements of the plan may vary between the metric and standard versions. Be sure to double-check the plan before building.