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Old 03-02-10, 10:21 AM   #1
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O/T Any use for old circular saw blades?

I have about 20-30 old table saw blades. Anyone know a good use for them, other than selling them for scrap?
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Old 03-02-10, 10:29 AM   #2
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Some custom knife makers use them for blades.
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I have about 20-30 old table saw blades. Anyone know a good use for them, other than selling them for scrap?
If you have a friend with access to a water jet/laser cutter you can turn them into brake rotors or sprockets...
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Old 03-02-10, 10:58 AM   #4
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One word .... Oddjob
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Resharpen, then use as table saw blades.
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Ninja throwing stars FTW.
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Old 03-02-10, 11:31 AM   #8
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Mount them on the wall as decoration. Right next to the old chainrings.
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Have an artist paint a country scene on it and sell it as art.
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The hardware store I work at has a program that offers a $5 trade in toward the purchase of a new saw blade if you bring in an old one, so long as it isn't missing any teeth. I'm sure we're not the only ones who do this.
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Old 03-02-10, 12:25 PM   #11
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If they are carbide,sharpen them.Otherwise they make good clocks.
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Old 03-02-10, 01:01 PM   #12
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Carry them when riding to throw at pursuing dogs.
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Old 03-02-10, 01:18 PM   #13
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This is the one that was used to cut the lumber in my house--it's about 3 feet across.
I painted it with blackboard slating and bolted it to the wall in the hallway.
I use it as a my message board.
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Old 03-02-10, 01:27 PM   #14
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Just bolt them to your big chainring as a badass chainguard.








That would be badass, you have to admit!
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Old 03-02-10, 01:29 PM   #15
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Just bolt them to your big chainring as a badass chainguard.








That would be badass, you have to admit!
Excellent chainguard for MTB! if you can't clear that log, just go through it!
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You'd get something worse than a chain ring tattoo if you leaned the wrong way though...
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Huge Ninja throwing stars. Boo Yahh!!
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Old 03-02-10, 02:05 PM   #18
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You'd get something worse than a chain ring tattoo if you leaned the wrong way though...
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As above, resharpen carbide blades. If you know a roofer or will be doing some yourself, run them backwards to use a circular saw for cutting long lines of asphalt shingles. Great for trimming ends of roofs.
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could make excellent shrapnel if your into IEDs or have a unibomber like tendency.
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Trivets.
Coasters too.
Campfire griddle.
Hubcaps.
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Trivets.
Coasters too.
Campfire griddle.
Hubcaps.
Not trivets. The metal will conduct the heat too well and could ruin your finish.
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That would be badass, you have to admit!
that is bad ass.

How about one for the front wheel? so squirrels get all chopped up before entering getting a chance to jam your wheel?
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Make them into the most brutal and violent frisbees ever.
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Make them into the most brutal and violent frisbees ever.
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