Well, my 11 year old son bought his first benchtop tool. We went in 1/2 and 1/2, he bought a used Craftman 16” scrollsaw at an auction we went to. It cost $17.50. He can’t wait to start his first project.
-- Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didin't do then by the ones you did. - Mark Twain