Dewalt 925 Radial Saw

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Blog entry by jlabos posted 09-18-2014 02:38 AM 1533 reads 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I am currently restoring a Sprunger floor drill press but I am always on the lookout on Craigslist for a good deal to either add a new item to my shop or maybe fix something up and turn it around. I have been thinking about adding a Radial Arm Saw to my shop for some time now. After some research I figured if I was going to get one it would be a older Dewalt since most guys rave about them online.
Yesterday I happened to look at Craigslist at the right time because I came across this beauty 39 minutes after it was posted. The owner was giving it away for FREE. He told me that he got it a couple years ago and broke it all down, painted it and did the bearings. It also has a nice table that seams to be a Mr.Sawdust design. He said after getting a really nice table saw for x-mas the radial saw never got used and he needed the space. He was a super nice guy and I couldn’t thank him enough for the sweet deal.

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#1 posted 09-18-2014 03:12 AM

I have that same saw.
You got a great deal there…. enjoy.

Oh yeah, I almost forgot….
You have earned yourself a great big…. YOU SUCK!!! ;^)

-- Randy-- I may not be good...but I am slow! If good things come to those who wait.... Why is procrastination a bad thing?

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#2 posted 09-18-2014 03:41 AM

Congrats on the deal

-- Norman - I never never make a mistake, I just change the design.

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Kaleb the Swede

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#3 posted 09-18-2014 06:35 PM

FREE????????? Well… suck. I hope to own a nice Radial Arm Saw someday. There is something about them that is so much cooler than a compound miter saw

-- Just trying to build something beautiful

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#4 posted 09-18-2014 06:45 PM

Other than the color—great score!

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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#5 posted 09-18-2014 06:50 PM

The guy was really nice. He knew he was giving me a great deal. He just really needed the space and was glad to give it someone that would appreciate it.
As for the color I can live it. I can always change it someday. As it is now it really stands out in the shop and make a statement.

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#6 posted 09-18-2014 07:08 PM

That is a lucky.


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#7 posted 09-18-2014 07:51 PM

Dont much care for the color, but that’s a hell of a saw.

And for FREE ????

Yeah, you DO SUCK!

-- Perform A Random Act Of Kindness Today ... Pay It Forward

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