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Forum topic by Manado posted 01-27-2010 03:34 AM 3501 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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01-27-2010 03:34 AM

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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#1 posted 01-27-2010 03:42 AM

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

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#2 posted 01-27-2010 05:23 AM

This may be the one. Hope it helps.
John owners manual/parts

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#3 posted 01-27-2010 02:03 PM

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

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