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Powermatic 1791787 Low Profile Riving Knife
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Powermatic 1791787 Low Profile Riving Knife

Model#: PWMN1791787
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The Powermatic 1791787 is a Low Profile Riving Knife for Powermatic 2000 Table Saw. The riving knife rises and lowers with the blade, thus maintaining very small clearance between itself and the blade. This helps prevent rotational kickback, by keeping the kerf from binding when it has cleared the blade. The low profile knife sits just below the top of the blade, and doesn't require removal when doing non-through cuts
Features:
  • Rises and lowers with the blade, thus maintaining close blade/knife distance
  • Helps prevent binding and kickback
  • Remains installed for non-through cuts
Includes:
  • Low Profile Riving Knife - 1791787

Specifications

Length: 9.33 in.
Width: 6.33 in.
Height: 0.25 in.
Net Weight: .65 lbs.

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PowermaticLow Profile Riving Knife
 
4.8

(based on 5 reviews)

100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (5)
  • Good safety features (4)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • In the workshop (4)
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    5.0

    riving knife

    By pm

    from ca

    About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Use

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • In The Workshop

      Comments about Low Profile Riving Knife:

      great product for the PM saw

       
      4.0

      Good safety addition

      By Wood Charllie

      from Salt Lake, UT

      About Me Casual Do-It-Yourselfer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Use
      • Good Safety Features

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • In The Workshop

        Comments about Low Profile Riving Knife:

        Very good for partial ripping where the full riving knife and blade guard cannot be used. I needed to grind off the highest 3/32 of an inch so it matched the height of my ripping blade. Not a big job to do but necessary to prevent needing to tip up a partial ripped board to ride over the riving knife.

         
        5.0

        Low profile riving knife

        By JT

        from Northern Illinois

        About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Store
        • Easy To Use
        • Good Safety Features

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about Low Profile Riving Knife:

            For years I didn't use a riving knife on my table saw until I had a piece of lumber thrown back me. So, I put this low profile knife on and wow what a difference, I would never again use the saw without it. Really makes using the saw a lot more enjoyable now than it was before. Ill pay more attention to safety now than I did before as well .

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Always in my saw now

            By Sw1

            from Burlington, KY

            About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

            Verified Reviewer

            Pros

            • Easy To Use
            • Good Safety Features

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • In The Workshop

              Comments about Low Profile Riving Knife:

              This is in my saw all the time now. I only take it out to use my dado stack. The only drawback is the stock guard is not compatible with this knife.

              (2 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Needed a low profile riving knife

              By John

              from Goffstown NH

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              Pros

              • Easy To Store
              • Easy To Use
              • Good Safety Features

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • In The Workshop

                Comments about Low Profile Riving Knife:

                Powermatic should have included this as standard equipment considering the price of the 2K Table Saw. Works well, and complements the larger riving knife guard combo.

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                • Low Profile Riving Knife

                  Q:

                  Will this fit and work with the PM1000?
                  Asked on 2/3/2015 by none

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Reviewer

                    A:

                    No. this riving knife will not work. The model number for the correct knife is 1791793. Upon your request, we can special order this accessory with the purchase of this saw. Please note that we are having a 15% off sale coming up. For more information on placing an order please contact Raymond Charles at 1-866-577-3014 ext: 27108 or rcharles@cpocommerce.com.

                    Answered on 2/18/2015 by Ray from Atlanta
                • Low Profile Riving Knife

                  Q:

                  Will this fit my JET #JWTS-10JF
                  Asked on 1/20/2013 by DIY doer from Plymouth Mich.

                  2 answers

                  • A:

                    The answer is yes. The saw comes with a low profile knife.

                    Answered on 1/20/2013 by Community Answer from None
                  • Staff Reviewer

                    A:

                    This knife is not designed to be used in the JWTS-10JF.

                    Answered on 1/29/2013 by Big Ken from Lawrenceville, GA
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