How To Adjust Your Miter Saw Laser
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If you've got a miter saw, compound miter saw, or a sliding compound miter saw, you may have experience with trying to cut quickly, using a laser as a guide, and the cut being off a little bit.This is a common problem and means you need to make an adjustment on your laser.
The fact is, if the laser is not adjusted perfectly, it may as well be left off completely.It's kind of like what Ricky Bobby's daddy said, if you ain't first, your last.If the light doesn't work perfectly, that doesn't mean it only kind of works, that means it's completely useless! So I'm going to give you a few tips on how to make adjustments and get your laser set up quickly and accurately.
How The Laser Is Supposed To Work First off, you need to understand that most miter saws' lasers are designed so the line is not cut off.In other words, the laser is just to the left of the kerf, just touching the cut.
This actually makes it really easy to set up quickly and use accurately.You just have to draw your cut line, then line that up with the right edge of the laser beam, and...