Dado Set Recommendation - Woodworking Talk - Woodworkers Forum
Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 5 Old 10-14-2015, 07:09 PM Thread Starter
Junior Member
Join Date: Oct 2015
Posts: 6
View WigWag Workshop's Photo Album My Photos
Question Dado Set Recommendation

Good Day Folks!

I am looking for some recommendations on a Dado Set, for my 10" Grizzly Table Saw. I am kinda torn between buying something on the highest end, compared to medium price level. I don't think it will get much use, but would like to have one in the shop for an up coming project.

Thank You in Advance for your suggestions,

WigWag Workshop is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 5 Old 10-14-2015, 07:40 PM
Senior Member
Join Date: Jan 2015
Location: Chicago
Posts: 103
View Justin Huisenga's Photo Album My Photos
On the high end I'd recommend FS Tool. I have the set and it is a solid and durable performer. The link is the best price I've seen on it.

This Everlast set is reasonably priced. I haven't used it but I have a few Everlast blades and they're very nice.

You're always better off buying high quality tooling. Better edge life, longer overall life, and much better cut quality. Cheap tooling ends up being more expensive because of rework, to compensate for poor cut quality, material lost to poor cut quality, and you have to by 2 or more to match the durability of premium quality tooling.
Justin Huisenga is offline  
post #3 of 5 Old 10-14-2015, 09:29 PM
Senior Member
Rebelwork's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Odessa,MO
Posts: 1,550
View Rebelwork's Photo Album My Photos
Use Freud and Amana. Personally prefer the Amana. Which ever brand you go with take care of it. Find a good sharpener..
Rebelwork is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #4 of 5 Old 10-15-2015, 08:29 AM
Senior Member
Stevedore's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Morris County, New Joisey
Posts: 570
View Stevedore's Photo Album My Photos
I have the Freud SD-308; used it many times with no complaints. I did buy a brass shim set for making fine adjustments to the cut width; some sets may include this.
Stevedore is online now  
post #5 of 5 Old 10-15-2015, 08:35 AM
Senior Member
Pirate's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: SW Florida
Posts: 1,886
View Pirate's Photo Album My Photos
I have and like the Dewalt DW-7670 set. I get nice flat bottom dados. It comes in a nice case, which keeps carbide teeth apart. Comes with steel shims.
Using the chart for selecting blades and chippers, I get the exact size needed.
I would buy again, without a doubt.
Pirate is offline  

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Woodworking Talk - Woodworkers Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
ShopVac recommendation needed BigGW Dust Collection 21 10-05-2016 10:32 PM
Dado blades, like new condition k9scooter Classifieds 2 10-02-2015 05:26 PM
Table Saw Recommendation Evyn Power Tools & Machinery 19 09-28-2015 04:34 PM
Router Table recommendation [email protected] General Woodworking Discussion 5 09-07-2015 10:01 AM
Forstner bit recommendation cib Power Tools & Machinery 14 08-27-2015 03:05 PM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome