SawStop Destroying America – The Colbert Report

Regular readers here at Tool Box Buzz know how I feel about SawStop and it’s inventor Steve Gass. Check out the latest Colbert Report and find out why he thinks SawStop is Destroying America. We all need to get on board and stop this legislative disaster!

Before the video check this out:

Message from the Power Tool Institute

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced a 30 day extension of the comment period for the Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPR) on table saw safety.

The new deadline for comments is March 16, 2012.

To date, hundreds of comments have been submitted to CPSC via the Power Tool Institute’s comments website,  PTI continues to encourage woodworkers, consumers and interested parties to submit comments to the ANPR using the website.

Additional information on PTI’s position on the ANPR can be found at:  The Federal Register Notice announcing the extension can be found at


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Todd Fratzel

Todd Fratzel is the Editor-in-Chief and Founder of Tool Box Buzz, and the President of Front Steps Media, LLC, a web based media company focused on the Home Improvement and Construction Industry.He is also the Principal Engineer for United Construction Corp., located in Newport, NH. In his capacity at United he oversees the Residential and Commercial Building Division along with all Design-Build projects.He is also the editor of Home Construction & Improvement.

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  1. […] him a hefty price to use his patented technology.I’ve written about this issue several times, here, here, and here. Frequent readers know how I feel and know that I’m sick to my stomach about […]

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