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Just setup my new SawStop. Thought you might like to have a lookie.
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-- Scott Morrison, Montana, http://www.finewoodworker.com
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#1 posted 05-04-2012 09:03 PM
Nice saw, have you finished the shop extenshion yet, is that where it is?
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#2 posted 05-05-2012 01:27 AM
WOW! That is one of the best looking table saw setups I’ve seen. Great saw and much more safe than most.
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#3 posted 05-05-2012 04:52 AM
nice saw. what reason did you use to buy this saw over other brands? this has to be several hundred more than most saws. just curious. love the black color
#4 posted 05-05-2012 12:00 PM
Sandhill – Progress made, but chair orders tend to occupy my time. Not finished yet, but I am hopeful for this year. I work on it whenever I have a spare moment.
Doordude – Good question. My father-in-law recently had an accident with his tablesaw, promptly removing 2 fingers. This, and the fact that I have heard great things about the quality of the SawStop, made me consider it as a replacement for my aging Unisaw. I am pleasantly surprised about the quality of this machine. It has much less vibration than my older saw, and the safety features made it an easy choice for me. I hope this answers your question.
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#5 posted 05-06-2012 12:59 AM
Great saw, congrats. I have one suggestion – place out plugs in those extra outlets, before they get dust or other wood material in them. Someone I know was cutting treated lumber, that was still somewhat wet, well in the outlet some went and shorted the circuit
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#6 posted 05-07-2012 06:11 AM
Looks like a real great saw Scott, whats the cost on that side?? Wish you loads of happy cutting.. mmmm wonder if it comes in 230v choice??
-- Next to hunting I love woodwork best,,,,,or is that the other way around????
#7 posted 05-07-2012 01:34 PM
Thanks Norm! Great suggestion.
Lucio – I think you mean that “slide”, meaning the sliding table? Well, I bought mine many years ago, so what I paid would not be relevant. You can check them out at General Tools, who now owns the Excalibur brand. I believe the saws do come in 230v options.
BTW – This saw is awesome. After using it, I am even more impressed (if that were possible).
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#8 posted 06-23-2012 09:26 AM
Scott, I have the 230 v Industrial version, and love the hell out of it. The quality of these saws are second to none, no matter what all the “haters” out there say about them. The more you use it, the more you will enjoy it. The safety feature is just a bonus on a great tablesaw.
Great choice on likely the last saw you will ever buy.
-- Master designer of precision sawdust and one of a kind slivers.
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