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Posted on Need opinion on Craftsman 12" bandsaw w/tilting table

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#1 posted 09-26-2014 09:18 PM

It probably doesn’t have enough resaw capability to be able to do what you want. That has to do with HP and blade capabilities mostly.

Mine says it’s 1 1/8HP but seriously, that is at what they call Locked Rotor draw.
Mine is probably closer to 1/2 or 3/4HP.

Anything less than that will make it almost painful to do resaws at 6” with.

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