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#1 posted 10-17-2012 09:41 PM

IMO, 5-years is a LONG time to postpone getting what you truly need. I lived nearly a lifetime “making do” with inferior/minimalistic tools. I now kick myself in the rear for having done so. All I can say is that you can get a heck of a lot of WW-ing done in 5-years with the right equipment. If fact you could actually save yourself enough dollars (making your own furniture, etc.) in five years to pay for not only the electrical service, but the table saw as well, IMO. You are going to do what you are going to do, but do remember that a real 3hp cabinet saw makes a lot of difference. You only cry once buying a real saw. My 2-cents

Because I skimped most of my life, I used this:

WHEN I finally got the message correctly, I got this:

I will NEVER be able to justify why I waited so long, and I mean that.

-- HorizontalMike -- "Woodpeckers understand..."

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