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Make outfeed rollers from steel roller skate wheels and plastic drain pipe.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #26 May-Jun 1992 pg. 12

How to make a roller stand. Swivel casters are mounted to angle iron attached to a 2x6. The assembly is screwed to a sawhorse.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #31 Mar-Apr 1993 pg. 12

Tip shows how to make a hinged outfeed table that drops out of the way when not in use.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #32 May-Jun 1993 pg. 18

Dual-purpose roller stand. Center panel and roller can be raised and lowered over a range of 9" by the veneer press screw in the stand's stretcher. The panel and roller are also removable so the stand can be used as a sawhorse.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #34 Sep-Oct 1993 pg. 36
Added Info AMERICAN WOODWORKER #36 Jan-Feb 1994 pg. 6

Tip on using old printing press rollers as outfeed rollers.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #40 Oct 1994 pg. 24

Mobile storage cart features a dual-purpose support roller (either skate wheels or wide roller). Use as either an infeed or outfeed support with a table saw.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #43 Feb 1995 pg. 38

Outfeed support table for a band saw uses lightweight practice golf balls (the hollow style with lots of holes) as the rollers.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #49 Dec 1995 pg. 26

Double-duty sawhorse. An adjustable-height beam and built-in roller balls let this sawhorse double as an infeed/outfeed roller.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #56 Dec 1996 pg. 120

Outfeed support uses swivel-ball casters.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #80 Jun 2000 pg. 11

The ultimate tool stand. This large (72"x26"x34" tall) roll-around stand combines a chop saw stand, router table, portable planer stand, workbench with T-slot clamping system, outfeed for table saw, downdraft sanding table, and a glue up table.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #82 Oct 2000 pg. 48

Double-duty stand for a portable planer. Rollers on the stand serve as the outfeed for a table saw. With the planer in place, the table saw serves as the outfeed support for the planer.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #95 Sep 2002 pg. 88

Small dolly helps move large plywood sheets. Also, place the dolly over a sawhorse for use as an infeed or outfeed support during ripping.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Oct 1984 (v.8#1) pg. 62

Adjustable stand for an outfeed roller is made from an old truck brake drum and a pair of hollow steel pipes.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Apr 1998 (v.21#7) pg. 17

How to build caster-top support stands for handling oversize pieces of lumber when sawing, drilling or planing.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #187 Feb 1978 (v.28#2) pg. 62

Adjustable-height ironing board serves as the legs for a table saw extension table.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #310 Jul-Aug 1990 (v.40#7) pg. 88

Tip on making an outfeed roller from an old typewriter roller (platten).
FAMILY HANDYMAN #346 Mar 1994 (v.44#3) pg. 24

Tip on using a paint roller as a temporary outfeed roller.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #357 Apr 1995 (v.45#4) pg. 28

Outfeed roller to support long boards behind a table saw uses 360-degree swivel casters on a platform that clamps to a sawhorse.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #365 Feb 1996 (v.46#2) pg. 18

Outfeed support (with swivel casters) clamps to a sawhorse.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #381 Sep 1997 (v.47#8) pg. 78

Use an old, interior hollow-core door as a lightweight outfeed table for a portable table saw. The saw and door are supported by three sawhorses.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #391 Sep 1998 (v.48#8) pg. 54

Outboard-roller stand (support) is made by attaching garage-door rollers to a sawhorse.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #29 Oct-Nov 1985 pg. 16

Tip: Recycle old window shades into roller outfeed tables, dustcovers, etc.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #49 Oct-Nov 1988 pg. 26

Tip: Use coil springs from old pickup trucks as rollers for moving rocks and other heavy objects over the ground.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #53 Apr-May 1989 pg. 30

Outfeed or infeed roller is made from plastic pipe and fittings and supported by a "Workmate" bench.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #57 Dec 1989-Jan 1990 pg. 26

A combination rip fence extension and light-duty outfeed support table for a portable table saw.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #107 Feb-Mar 1997 pg. 28

Adjustable roller support for long stock as it leaves the table saw or jointer is made from a rolling pin and a sturdy frame.
FINE WOODWORKING #18 Sep-Oct 1979 pg. 22

Adjustable support for long stock is made by attaching ball-bearing furniture casters to the top of an adjustable stand.
FINE WOODWORKING #18 Sep-Oct 1979 pg. 22

An extension outfeed table for a table saw also serves as a router table. Two ideas shown.
FINE WOODWORKING #24 Sep-Oct 1980 pg. 18

Tip: Use old typewriter platens to make roller horse for supporting long stock off the table saw, radial saw, or jointer.
FINE WOODWORKING #27 Mar-Apr 1981 pg. 20

Tip: Use discarded typewritter plattens (rollers) to make a variety of work supports and outfeed rollers for table saws, jointers, planers, etc.
FINE WOODWORKING #45 Mar-Apr 1984 pg. 4

Roller stand features a height adjustment and a tilting head.
FINE WOODWORKING #60 Sep-Oct 1986 pg. 10

Three-legged roller stand uses a cocked washer mechanism for adjustment and locking.
FINE WOODWORKING #66 Sep-Oct 1987 pg. 10

Use a plywood "spring" instead of a roller as an outfeed support.
FINE WOODWORKING #74 Jan-Feb 1989 pg. 8

Use ball casters to build a roller support that is suitable for both ripping and crosscutting.
FINE WOODWORKING #77 Jul-Aug 1989 pg. 12

Tip on using adjustable ironing boards as outfeed tables or sawhorses.
FINE WOODWORKING #83 Jul-Aug 1990 pg. 18

Shop made outfeed table features rear storage drawers that pull out an extra 24" to double as outfeed-roller supports.
FINE WOODWORKING #108 Sep-Oct 1994 pg. 74

Folding infeed table quickly dismounts from table saw.
FINE WOODWORKING #112 May-Jun 1995 pg. 22

Shop-built side extension table for a table saw makes cutting large panels a safer, easier operation. Uses roller balls which won't pull stock off-line as it is fed through the saw. Folds down out of the way when not in use.
FINE WOODWORKING #112 May-Jun 1995 pg. 78

Two designs for adjustable work supports with rollers on the top edge. Use them to support long boards when sawing on a table saw, drilling, or other times you need a "third hand". Height of unit is adjustable. Constructed of wood.
NATIONAL CARVERS REVIEW Fall 1978 (v.9#3) pg. 4

Outboard ripping support adjusts along with your table saw.
POPULAR MECHANICS Mar 1965 (v.123#3) pg. 189

Bench-saw know-how. Part 2. Adjustable work support stand features rollers for both crosscut and ripping support. Wood spring holder accessory for accurate cutting. Tips on large panel diagonal cutting, typical dado sawing operations and tongue and groove cutting.
POPULAR MECHANICS Aug 1972 (v.138#2) pg. 144

Sturdy adjustable roller work-support simplifies ripping and crosscutting long boards and large sheets of plywood on a bench saw.
POPULAR MECHANICS Jan 1974 (v.141#1) pg. 147

A third hand for ripping. Simple roller made from scrap wood and dowel supports long lumber as it is being ripped.
POPULAR MECHANICS Nov 1975 (v.144#5) pg. 150

Add rollers to the top of your sawhorse so that you can more easily cut large sheets of plywood on a table saw.
POPULAR MECHANICS Nov 1978 (v.150#5) pg. 131

A piece of wood topped with a ball-bearing caster can be used to support large sheets of plywood when cutting on a table saw. Simply clamp the support to a sawhorse at the correct height.
POPULAR MECHANICS Dec 1978 (v.150#6) pg. 127

Adjustable roller support is build around a rolling pin.
POPULAR MECHANICS May 1985 (v.162#5) pg. 237

Stylish, easy-to-build small-parts storage cabinet utilizes clear plastic cups for storing nails, screws, nuts, etc. Cabinet houses 120 cups in 6 pullout trays. The cabinet also features a retractable outfeed roller. Overall dimensions: 22" wide, 24" deep, 29" high.
POPULAR MECHANICS Jul 1987 (v.164#7) pg. 142

Outfeed roller support stand is built mostly of wood and adjusts vertically.
POPULAR MECHANICS Nov 1991 (v.168#11) pg. 92

Table saw sliding extension table for long lumber.
POPULAR SCIENCE Dec 1963 (v.183#6) pg. 110

Accessory for the Black & Decker Workmate. A piece of plywood with rollers set along one edge is clamped into the Workmate to provide a support for long pieces of lumber when crosscutting or ripping with a circular saw.
POPULAR SCIENCE Dec 1976 (v.209#6) pg. 152

Work support for use with a table saw uses rolling pins to support long boards yet allow them to move easily.
POPULAR SCIENCE Aug 1983 (v.223#2) pg. 126

Roller attachment for your Black & Decker "Workmate" supports long stock.
POPULAR SCIENCE Apr 1985 (v.226#4) pg. 119

Inexpensive outfeed rollers made from used wooden rolling pins.
POPULAR WOODWORKING #91 Jul 1996 (v.16#3) pg. 13

Outfeed roller is clamped onto a "Workmate" or sawhorse for use.
SHOPNOTES #19 Jan 1995 (v.4) pg. 29

Table saw outfeed table (14"x33") can be removed and folded up for storage.
SHOPNOTES #20 Mar 1995 (v.4) pg. 16

Adding a roller outfeed to an adjustable sawhorse.
SHOPNOTES #22 Jul 1995 (v.4) pg. 29

Outfeed support idea utilizes the adjustable sawhorse featured in issue #17.
SHOPNOTES #29 Sep 1996 (v.5) pg. 29

Retractable outfeed support for a table saw. A pair of full-extension drawer slides are attached to the sides of the saw cabinet. A wood rail with ball bearing rollers on top is attached between the slides and supports the work piece.
SHOPNOTES #33 May 1997 (v.6) pg. 4

Roll-around support stand uses a wide, beveled head (instead of rollers) to support the work piece. A sand-filled base keeps the unit from moving while in use.
SHOPNOTES #40 Jul 1998 (v.7) pg. 26

Tri-level feeder table for a table saw. Top shelf supports long wood coming through the saw. Lower 2 shelves hold supplies.
SUNSET Oct 1981 (v.167#4) pg. 170

How to add a sliding extension (work support) to the back of a table saw table.
WOOD MAGAZINE #53 Aug 1992 (v.9#5) pg. 18

Table saw outfeed roller is mounted on extension drawer slides.
WOOD MAGAZINE #63 Sep 1993 (v.10#6) pg. 14

Smooth outfeed table clamps into a "Workmate" to allow vertical adjustment.
WOOD MAGAZINE #84 Dec 1995 (v.12#9) pg. 50

Work support for bench top tools features rollers made from 3"-diameter PVC pipe and a height-adjustment control.
WOOD MAGAZINE #87 Apr 1996 (v.13#3) pg. 10

Ironing board suggested as an alternative to a roller stand to steady long work pieces when table sawing.
WOOD MAGAZINE #98 Aug 1997 (v.14#5) pg. 20

Contractor's style table saw upgrade. (1) Roll-around base cabinet with sawdust collection bag. (2) Combination outfeed table and motor enclosure.
WOOD MAGAZINE #106 Jun 1998 (v.15#4) pg. 60

Folding table saw outfeed table adds 3-ft. of support beyond the blade.
WOOD MAGAZINE #117 Oct 1999 (v.16#6) pg. 62

Tip on modifying an adjustable outfeed roller stand to speed up setting the correct height for various machines.
WOOD MAGAZINE #126 Sep 2000 (v.17#6) pg. 30

Reasons to use a strip of ultra-high molecular weight plastic in place of a roller.
WOOD MAGAZINE #130 Feb 2001 (v.18#1) pg. 38

Three-in-one work support. (1) Platform top for use as assembly or finishing stand. (2) Glide top used to support the end of long workpieces on a drill press or miter saw. (3) Roller top outfeed. The unit adjusts vertically .
WOOD MAGAZINE #135 Sep 2001 (v.18#6) pg. 44, Insert

Outfeed support uses a "Workmate" as the base. The secret to quick adjustment is hardboard "steps" for each different machine.
WOOD MAGAZINE #144 Oct 2002 (v.19#6) pg. 35

Fold-down outfeed table for a table saw.
WOODSMITH #47 Oct 1986 pg. 10

Roller stand features rollers made from PVC plastic pipe. The stand is adjustable for both height and level.
WOODSMITH #70 Aug 1990 pg. 18
Added Info WOODSMITH #72 Dec 1990 pg. 4

Plywood cover for an outfeed roller stand converts it into a worktable.
WOODSMITH #77 Oct 1991 pg. 5

In-feed support for ripping long stock is fastened to the rip fence.
WOODSMITH #91 Feb 1994 (v.16) pg. 4

Small outfeed extension table fastens to the back of a table saw and provides added support for wider boards and lengthens the miter gauge slots.
WOODSMITH #92 Apr 1994 (v.16) pg. 4

Tip shows how to build an outfeed roller from PVC pipe and dowel.
WOODSMITH #106 Aug 1996 (v.18) pg. 5

Adjustable table saw outfeed rollers. Built from wood, rigid conduit and PVC pipe. Attaches to the wings of the saw and can be easily repositioned or removed.
WOODSMITH #112 Aug 1997 (v.19) pg. 28

A shop-made roller table and matching roller stand. The 5-roller table serves as the outfeed for a saw. The 1-roller stand is adjustable up and down.
WOODWORK #15 May-Jun 1992 pg. 66
Added Info WOODWORK #17 Sep-Oct 1992 pg. 6

Tip: Use plastic soda bottles, filled with water, as rollers to move heavy objects.
WOODWORKER May 1988 (v.92#5) pg. 430

A second pair of hands. Overcome the problems of machining long lengths of timber with an adjustable roller support stand.
WOODWORKER Oct 1988 (v.92#10) pg. 924

Outfeed roller with scissor-style adjustable stand is made from PVC pipe and wood.
WOODWORKER Feb 1991 (v.95#2) pg. 211

An adjustable roller support that attaches to a sawhorse. Used to support long work pieces when ripping on a table saw, etc.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Nov-Dec 1983 (v.7#6) pg. 43

Sawhorse or outfeed support for a machine tool attaches to a lally column and can be adjusted up or down. It folds out of the way when not in use.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Jul-Aug 1992 (v.16#4) pg. 58

Roller-style outfeed for a table saw is made from angle iron. Included in an article on how to rip and crosscut on the table saw.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Nov-Dec 1993 (v.17#6) pg. 26

Tip on using a paint roller as a temporary roller stand.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL May-Jun 1995 (v.19#3) pg. 12

How to adapt a pair of table slides (normally used on an extension table) to become a roller outfeed support for a table saw.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Jul-Aug 1998 (v.22#4) pg. 8

Interchangeable roller support extension for a thickness planer or drill press table.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Sep-Oct 1999 (v.23#5) pg. 8

How to build a roller work support to aid in feeding long work over a saw table.
WORKBENCH Jul-Aug 1977 (v.33#4) pg. 10
Correction WORKBENCH Mar-Apr 1978 (v.34#2) pg. 6

Sawhorse elevators have wooden rollers built into top edge to facilitate converting a sawhorse into a work support for handling long boards.
WORKBENCH Nov-Dec 1982 (v.38#6) pg. 17

Roller outfeed attachment for use with the Woodmaster jointer-planer-molder and similar machines.
WORKBENCH Sep-Oct 1983 (v.39#5) pg. 97

Roller extension table for your table saw is easily removed when not needed.
WORKBENCH May-Jun 1987 (v.43#3) pg. 28

Simple T-bar and ball casters convert a Workmate into an outfeed support.
WORKBENCH Apr-May 1991 (v.47#2) pg. 30

Adapt a paint roller for use as an outfeed roller.
WORKBENCH Oct-Nov 1991 (v.47#5) pg. 83

Table saw extension (outfeed) table built from plywood and pine.
WORKBENCH Feb-Mar 1992 (v.48#1) pg. 59

Shop-built retractable outfeed table uses drawer slides for mounting. Casters held in place with Velcro can be moved for different widths of boards.
WORKBENCH Dec 1997 (v.53#6) pg. 10