Hitachi CW40 Scroll Saw being discontinued at Lowes

  • Advertise with us

« back to Power Tools, Hardware and Accessories forum

Forum topic by Garyb6 posted 01-24-2010 11:33 PM 7146 views 0 times favorited 1 reply Add to Favorites Watch
View Garyb6's profile


306 posts in 3625 days

01-24-2010 11:33 PM

Topic tags/keywords: hitachi scroll saw cw40

I have been thinking about getting a scroll saw for the last few months and after researching I decided the Hitachi CW40 sold at Lowes was the best saw for me in my price range. I was in no hurry to get the saw so I have been watching for sales. I noticed several weeks ago the Hitachi was no longer being listed online although it was still in my local stores. I asked a clerk a couple of weeks ago if it was being discontinued and he said not that he was aware of. Well, today I went to Lowes and the saw was on clearance for $159 down from the normal price of $179. The clerk on duty told me that it was indeed being discontinued. Since my local Lowes honors active and retired military with 10% off all year round I purchased the saw for a final price of $143.10. I don’t know what is going on with the scroll saw market, but it looks like the pickings of something in between the $89 or $99 bottom line saw and the best hobby saw (Delta) at >$500 are getting pretty slim.


-- Garyb6, “True simplicity does not reveal the tremendous effort it requires.” - Somerset Maugham

1 reply so far

View Mark Shymanski's profile

Mark Shymanski

5621 posts in 3708 days

#1 posted 02-12-2011 06:14 AM

This is a very old post but I was wondering how well the scroll saw has been working out for you?

-- "Checking for square? What madness is this! The cabinet is square because I will it to be so!" Jeremy Greiner LJ Topic#20953 2011 Feb 2

Have your say...

You must be signed in to reply.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics