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Best Tool Memories #1: The Little Saw that Could -- Great Restoration!

10-07-2015 02:58 AM by ForestGrl | 8 comments »

This little saw was the absolute sweetest, and I thought I’d lost all the pictures, but here they are! This was a restoration I will treasure forever, and I figure if I post it here I can’t lose it again. A tilting-table saw by Inca, highly sought-after and treasured by model makers especially. Swiss-made with their penchant for good engineering. I found it at a huge annual rummage sale (fund-raiser)—had to get up at 6 a.m. to be in line and then run like crazy. Restoration took about 20 hours, using EvapoRust, brushes and steel wool. Really wanted to keep it, but needed the obscene profit margin to get myself started in woodturning. Slightly sad saw as found, c...

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