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Making a Zero-Clearance Dado Insert

A zero-clearance blade insert for your table saw may not seem like an important item. But there are times when I wouldn't be without one on my saw. The advantage it provides is that it supports the underside of the workpiece right up to the edge of the cut. So it's much less likely that the saw blade will cause chipping. It can be a real lifesaver when you need a perfectly clean cut in expensive hardwood or plywood.

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