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I got a new Grizzly table saw coming. I wanted the G1023RLW but no G1023’s in stock, so I got a G0690 floor model out of the Washington warehouse.3hp 220v.
Talk about excited. pant pant.
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#1 posted 05-12-2011 10:12 PM
3hp 220V. Let me be the first to say kick ass!
-- My dad and I built a 65 chev pick up.I killed trannys in that thing for some reason-Hog
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#2 posted 05-12-2011 10:16 PM
That’s seems to be a good entry level machine… just jiving… really great… you will love the power…and FWIW… it is a RAFT of Turtles… lol
-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...
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#3 posted 05-12-2011 10:18 PM
Oh man O man!
You are in H O G Heaven!
What you going to do with old one? (whatever it is)...
-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"
#4 posted 05-12-2011 10:21 PM
LOL with Degoose at his 3HP rib:) And my fiance’ is a turtle rescuer, she confirms that it’s a raft! Who knew!
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#5 posted 05-12-2011 10:23 PM
Congratulations! When can we all come over and see it??!! And no, we’re not coming to help you set it up. :-)
-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"
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#6 posted 05-12-2011 10:26 PM
HEY!!! I’ll even help set it up for a little grilled llamaCongratulations. I know a good box you can build
-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill
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#7 posted 05-12-2011 10:37 PM
Awwwwwww. That’s SO cool, Rand !!!
We humbly request/firmly demand/totally expect … full pics and a full review, once you get some board-feet on ‘er !
I’m counting on it being okay for ME (disabled) to ask, but … will you have to lower it, or make any other mods to it ???
-- -- Neil
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#8 posted 05-12-2011 10:55 PM
I’ve had a G0691 – the G0690 with longer rails – for a couple years now…and I love it….it was almost perfect out of the box….required only minor adjustments (a tweak to make the angle correct – 90degree was 90.2…45 was 45.3 – the runout was almost nonexistent).....it starts up soft (wouldn’t even knock over a dime if I could get one to stand up by itself). It powers through every wood I have thrown at it without even a whimper….that 3hp Leeson is something.
You will really enjoy this saw. I would recommend you put a WWII on it as soon as you can….or at least a good Freund. Also – be ready with your degreaser….they really slap it on at Grizzly (keeps the saw nice….but a bit of a pain to clean up).
We’ll be looking forward to seeing your new projects once you get this bugger up and running.
-- Woodworking.....My small slice of heaven!
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#9 posted 05-12-2011 10:56 PM
glad you went a head and got one you said you want it whenwe talked
-- Robert Laddusaw and no I am not smarter then a fifth grader ( and no I canot spell so if it is a problem don't read it ))
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#10 posted 05-12-2011 11:01 PM
fly me in share a little scotch and I will stay for a week to confuse youwhile you try to assample it and fine tune to the first cut …. not tuching a finger and I promisse you will never get there …... and beg for and old prestine 4pr inch diston ripsaw …. LOL
big congrat´s with emptying the wallet and it not even Chrismas yet :-)
and yes I second Neil but its not humble ….. its a demand to know it …... :—))
take care my freind and rush very very very slow read the manuel 20 times before lifting the firstscrew and bolt and then 20 times more befor the next set and then 20….. do you get the picture :-)did I say read 20 times before even start unpacking …. yes its serious things you try to deal with
you have three options 1. fly me in and you never get there , 2. send for a quickworking groupwith four masterdegreed persons in translation , math, maschinist and woodwrecking and you never get there or do it you self and ….........maybee you will get to the point of making sawdust :-)and having the demand hanging over your head
did you expect such a bragging go unnoticed in silence
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#11 posted 05-12-2011 11:10 PM
here you go sailorrand and i were talking on the phoneand number 3 son walked in
so i told him i’d put this up for him
and here is the specs
now you got it right randno more slip slidingand constant adjusting
-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle
#12 posted 05-12-2011 11:20 PM
neil the only mods he will have to dowill be some frill shirtsand bell bottomsand high heel dancing shoes
from the disco dancing days
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#13 posted 05-12-2011 11:25 PM
Wow Rand, that’s going to be nice! Didn’t I hear you saying something about ordering a second one for me?
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#14 posted 05-12-2011 11:26 PM
well i hope you dont get to cold out there in that dog house…...howlingggggggggggggg…arf arf arf….....throw that man a biscuit …...heck throw him a large ham bone…..yep rand you will be in hog heaven when you crank this hummer up and cut those first few boards…but the key…like has been said is a good blade…so you should have one on hand when the saw gets there…congrats !!!!......cant wait to see a few pictures of you going at it…grizz
-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']
#15 posted 05-12-2011 11:29 PM
Patron, Neil might insist upon something tie-dyed, Deadhead and all:) I’ve admitted on numerous times to being petty when it comes to appearance (after all, I am beautiful so why shouldn’t everything around me). This is a GOOD looking saw. I mean, that’s a good looking saw. I’m starting to understand the Grizzly freakout.
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