08:34AM | 12/16/04
Member Since: 12/15/04
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I need a quick answer, please, I can not find the instruction manual... How do you change the blade on a craftsman circular saw????

From a woman trying to be handy while hubby's at work....


01:36PM | 12/16/04
Member Since: 11/13/04
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depending on how old the saw is, it may have a button on the saw body that when pressed locks the blade from rotating to ease the removal of the bolt holding the blade on.


04:37AM | 12/17/04
Member Since: 03/21/04
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I use a piece of 1 by wood to block the blade, therefore no chance of nicking a carbide tooth or dulling a steel tooth. use the same on a table saw.

one other safty tip on the circular saw USE TWO HANDS to hold the saw




04:37AM | 12/17/04
Member Since: 12/15/04
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Thanks guys! I actually figured it out on my own and got the job done! It was fun! Looking for more projects, although don't need anything else to add to my evergrowing list!
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