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January 11, 2006

Hi tech table saw will never saw your finger off

at 12:59 pm. Filed under Insane Equipment

The Sawstop system induces an electrical signal onto the blade and then monitors that signal for changes. The human body has a relatively large inherent electrical capacitance and conductivity- if the system detects this, the blade drops out in 5 miliseconds! Check out the video when the saw comes in contact with a hotdog.

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