Bora Tool Portamate Power Tool Mobile Base and T-Extension : PM-3750
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Bora Tool Portamate Power Tool Mobile Base and T-Extension

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SKU: PM-3750
Brand: Bora Tool
Condition: New
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Get your tools from point A to point B safe and sound with this Bora Portamate Power Tool Mobile Base and T-Extension.

One heck of a ride for your table saw, band saw, planers, jointers, shapers, spindle sanders, or any other tool that needs a lift, this mobile base has their back. With a 1,500-pound capacity, you can move your hargest and heaviest tools without sweating a drop.

It has foot-operated locking levers, ball-bearing wheels, and a low profile for a smooth glide.

Adjustable and universal, this Bora Portamate Power Tool Mobile Base and T-Extension gets your tools movin'.

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  • 1500-pound capacity - heaviest-duty adjustable universal mobile base
  • Swivel wheels for superior handling perfect for manuvering long equipement and workbenches in tight spaces
  • Your largest machines and power tools can be mounted and moved with ease
  • Move table saws, band saws, planers, jointers, shapers, spindle sanders, and others with ease
  • Increased weight capacity makes it ideal for larger (and heavier) square/rectangle objects, like metal cabinets, toolboxes, safes, cabinets, and much more
  • Foot-operated locking levers, which locks the base firmly into place
  • Very low profile, only increasing machine height 1 inch
  • Adjusts from 18.25 x 23.5 inches to 28 x 33.5 inches
  • Max weight capacity: 1500 pounds
  • Metal foot lever
  • Heavy-duty rubber wheels
  • Works with Grizzly, Delta, Shop fox, Powermatic, Jet, Sawstop, Woodtek, Laguna, Rikon, Craftsman, General, Steel City, General International, Delta Unisaw, Contactor Cabinet Table Saws with extension legs
  • Dimensions (L x W x H): 26 x 15 x 4.75 inches
  • Weight: 65 pounds
  • Manufacturer warranty: 1-year warranty

Written by from Wisconsin on Jul 23, 2018 Verified Buyer
Good idea, flawed design.
Design is flawed. The fixed wheels don't lift the base as high as the casters do, leaving the base higher on one side than the other. Lowering the feet to make the base immobile exacerbates the problem. It appears that the 3" fixed wheels should be closer to 3 3/4" in diameter (or the mounting brackets should be welded about 3/8" lower on the frame) to ensure the base is level when immobilized. On my saw, this causes problems with torquing the extension table, causing it not to be level with the saw and affecting cut accuracy. It's also annoying and possibly unsafe to have to work on an angle. Because I had to make modifications to the base to get it to fit my 36" saw extension (evidently it's designed for a 52" saw extension), it was nonreturnable; otherwise I would have returned it in exchange for the PM-3550 mobile base plus the PM-3245 extension. The 3550 mobile base has casters at all 4 corners (no fixed wheels), which should keep the base level at all times and gives the added benefit of two extra immobilization feet. Yes, it costs more, but eliminating the inconvenience of lifting and blocking the rear wheels every time I move the saw would've been worth the extra cost. Wish I'd have known this before I ordered.
Would I recommend this to a friend or family member? No
Pros
  • Easy to Use
  • Sturdy
  • Quality Construction
Cons
  • Bad Design
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