How can I buy a New Cabinet Saw for only $20? #22: **THE SEARCH FOR A NEW CABINET SAW IS OVER**

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Blog entry by Chickenfoot posted 06-24-2012 06:52 PM 1313 reads 1 time favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 21: A Couple More Vintage Delta Machines Part 22 of How can I buy a New Cabinet Saw for only $20? series Part 23: The Search Is Over Part 2 »

After 8 hours and 450 miles I have my saw… Just a taste, more to come later this week

-- Mark-

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#1 posted 06-24-2012 07:35 PM

Congratulations! Job well down, can’t wait to see more later on. Hope it’s all your dreams come true.

What $20 will get these days!

-- Grant - S/N Dakota

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#2 posted 06-24-2012 08:35 PM

Your journey has finally paid off!! I cant wait to see the turd eatin grin on your face the moment you fire it up.

-- "there aren’t many hand tools as awe-inspiring as the #8 jointer. I mean, it just reeks of cast iron heft and hubris" - Smitty

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#3 posted 06-24-2012 08:46 PM

It’s been a great adventure for you…thanks for letting us tag along.

-- Sweeping up sawdust in Texas

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#4 posted 06-24-2012 08:55 PM


-- My terrible signature...

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#5 posted 06-25-2012 12:45 AM

You really did it! And here I accused you of just enjoying the trading. Great adventure that I really enjoyed following. Enjoy your $20 saw.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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#6 posted 06-25-2012 03:32 PM

Enjoyed your posts. Congrats.
Next up $20 drum sander

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#7 posted 06-26-2012 12:34 AM

This has been a great ride, amazing that you pulled it off, can’t wait to see you using it, congrats!

-- Every cloud has a silver lining

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#8 posted 06-26-2012 01:46 AM

Thanks for all the support. I’m in the process of putting it together and once it’s complete I’ll post a picture and tell you guys the story behind it…

-- Mark-

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#9 posted 06-26-2012 01:48 AM

Well done, a man and a plan. Enjoy, you earned it.

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#10 posted 06-26-2012 01:52 AM

20 dollars for a Delta ?? You got ripped off ;-)

-- John in Belgrave (Website) ,

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