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Manado

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1645 days ago

I just bought an old Craftsman band saw, and I am having no luck in locating a user’s manual for it. The model number is 112.23770. I’ve tried searching with Google and the model number, and came up with nothing. I tried calling Sears, but that was less than useless. There is a label on the inside, stuck on by the previous owner, that has a date of June 12, 1967 on it. It is a stand alone model (not benchtop), and the wheels are 18” in diameter. Can anyone offer guidance on how to get more information about this machine?


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davidroberts

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#1 posted 1645 days ago

www.owwm.com

Look on the left for publications and reprints. Sears may still support this model. There are much older machines out there still running.

Good Luck

-- God is great, wood is good. Let us thank Him for wood......and old hand tools.

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Madwood

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#2 posted 1645 days ago

http://owwm.com/photoindex/detail.aspx?id=10053

This may be the one. Hope it helps.
John

http://owwm.com/pubs/222/570.pdf owners manual/parts

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Manado

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#3 posted 1644 days ago

Thanks, that’s great. The manual is a real bonus.

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