UNSW Making

Track Saw

A track saw is a type of circular saw designed to follow a straight track, which is clamped and aligned to produce an accurate cut in wood.

Required Badge

To gain access to this machine you must complete one of the below badges.

Advanced Woodworking Badge
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Advanced furniture/table woodworking methods

Track Saw Badge
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Individual Training on the Track Saw


Suitable Materials

  • Exterior Plywood
  • Interior Plywood
  • Solid Timber
  • Wood


  • Cutting
  • Ripping

Machine Locations

Makerspace Facility Make Model Work area Number of machines
Design Futures Lab Wood Workshop Makita SP6000J 1
Engineering Makerspaces James N. Kirby Makerspace Festool TS-55 1
MCIC MCIC Makerspace Festool TS-55 1