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Jet 708717 JRB-14 6 in. Riser Block
Model#: JETN708717
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Jet 708717 JRB-14 6 in. Riser Block

Model#: JETN708717
Retail:
$299.00
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$199.00
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Features:
  • Cast-iron block fits in frame just above the lower wheel for easy access and installation
  • Increases capacity under the blade guide to 12 in. to accommodate larger resaw projects
Includes:
  • JRB-14 6 in. Riser Block - 708717
  • Blade Guard Assembly
  • Guide Post
  • 105 in. Band Saw Blade
  • Hardware
  • Instructions

Reviews

Product Reviews

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JetJRB-14 6 in. Riser Block
 
4.6

(based on 7 reviews)

100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (7)
  • Durable (5)
  • Good design (5)
  • Quality materials (4)
  • Safety features (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Big jobs (3)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Avid do-it-yourselfer (4)

    Reviewed by 7 customers

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    5.0

    Great product and great enhancement

    By Jim

    from Wyoming

    About Me Professional

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Durable
    • Easy To Use
    • Good Design
    • Quality Materials

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Big Jobs
      • Gifts
      • Inside
      • Outside
      • Small Jobs

      Comments about JRB-14 6 in. Riser Block:

      Used this on a Wilton 8201 metal/wood bandsaw. Fit was perfect. Machine work was good and even the included new blade wasn't bad.

       
      5.0

      Great kit!

      By Jim

      from Wyoming

      About Me Professional

      Pros

      • Durable
      • Easy To Use
      • Good Design
      • Quality Materials

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Big Jobs
        • Resaw

        Comments about JRB-14 6 in. Riser Block:

        I purchased this on March 8th and it was delivered on the 14th. Very well packaged. All parts were accounted for. I installed this on a Wilton 8201 metal/wood bandsaw. It fit perfect. I did paint the riser block battleship grey to match the saw frame. I was really surprised that the left side blade guard wasn't plastic. It only took about 20 mins to install and everything lined up perfect. Highly recommend this item.

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Great product

        By Kim

        from Tx

        About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Use
        • Worked Out Great

        Cons

        • Blade Not So Hot

        Best Uses

        • Used On 14" Porter Cable

        Comments about JRB-14 6 in. Riser Block:

        Porter cable did not make a riser block, but this riser block kit worked great on this saw.

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        riser for bandsaw

        By ridgerunner

        from leslie co. kentucky

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Durable
        • Easy To Use
        • Good Design
        • Quality Materials
        • Safety Features

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Big Jobs
          • Small Jobs

          Comments about JRB-14 6 in. Riser Block:

          woorks great.cuts good

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          4.0

          The kit is good but not complete

          By Willie

          from Suffield, Ct.

          About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Durable
          • Easy To Use
          • Good Design
          • Kit installs in Wilton
          • Safety Features

          Cons

          • Needs additional cover

          Best Uses

            Comments about JRB-14 6 in. Riser Block:

            I installed the kit on a Wilton band saw. The installation was easy but for the power controls i choose to keep them at the higher position attached to the upper cover.. Put in either the high or lower position leaves a blank space in the cover. I still need to bend some sheet metal to make the cover. They should have included that in the kit. It would have been good if they had also supplied a longer section of cord to make the connection but the existing cord makes it with very little to spare.
            The kit installed works great. I did not bother with the included 105 inch blade and purchased some better quality blades.

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            • JRB-14 6 in. Riser Block

              Q:

              Can you tell me if I can modify this riser to work on a Porter Cable PCB330BS 14" bandsaw.

              Thanx in advance:
              Chris
              Asked on 11/17/2012 by Redsun from Brantford,Ont. Can.

              0 answers

            • JRB-14 6 in. Riser Block

              Q:

              Will this will work with my JWBS-14X. I just purchased the band saw used and I am also trying to find a manual for it also, any help would be appreciated.
              Thanks
              Bob .
              Asked on 10/20/2012 by Bob from Point Pleasant, New Jersey

              1 answer

              • A:

                The manual for JWBS-14 confirms name and part number 708717 JRB-14 for compatible Riser Block Kit so you are good to go. The reviews suggest you might need a better quality saw. The manual is also available from the manufacturer website http://content.wmhtoolgroup.com/manuals/710116K_man.pdf

                Answered on 10/20/2012 by Community Answer from None
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