Hello, I have been trying to get my new 3660 dialed in and the trouble I'm having is that the miter slot is quite uneven. I would say about 0.010 depending on where you check it. I found this by thinking i was bowed on the fence since I was sliding the dial indicator back and forth and that was the swing I was getting no matter what i was doing with the fence. I tried to cut some blocks that would fit a bit tighter in the slot and found that dropping the block in the middle would jam completely as i slid front or back. I did a forum search and read about sanding the slots but these seem to be out pretty far. Is sanding the slots standard fare for a table saw? If so how much sanding is normal? By the videos and info I have seen it seems standard to be within .001 or .002 for blade and fence squareness to the slot . I guess the question is , am I within normal range of manufacturing tolerance on these machines? Obviously this is not a normal issue or I would have heard more of this reading these forums or is it and everyone is sanding the slots because that is a normal thing to do? I would probably be willing to have a go at taking the main section to a machine shop to get these slots machined to be at least even and equal distance apart if I was looking at sanding a new one anyway. This is my first table saw so I really have no comparison. Thanks for any input. Curt
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Miter Slot uneven