Hitachi resaw

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Forum topic by MrRon posted 09-26-2015 07:41 PM 639 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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09-26-2015 07:41 PM

Back in around 1980, I came across a Hitachi resaw that cost new $500. It used a 3” wide blade. At the time, it was too expensive for me. Today, I wish I could find one. Does anyone have one and what if so what do you think of it? Ryobi also made them; there is a picture of one in the Mark Duginske band saw book, page 34.

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#1 posted 09-26-2015 07:48 PM

Try this out:

Not five hundred bucks anymore, apparently!

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#2 posted 09-26-2015 08:08 PM

Reviews of that saw on Amazon.

Lots of complaints of being under powered for re-sawing.

-- Alaskan's for Global warming!

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