Need a new bandsaw...How much resaw capacity?

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Forum topic by Babieca posted 01-14-2016 06:59 PM 555 views 0 times favorited 8 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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01-14-2016 06:59 PM

Will this do?

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#1 posted 01-14-2016 07:04 PM

It’s a little small, but should do for a weekend hobbyist.

-- ian | "You can't stop what's coming. It ain't all waiting on you. That's vanity."

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#2 posted 01-14-2016 07:07 PM

You should be able to resaw a Suburban into translucent slices with that beast!

-- PaulMayer,

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#3 posted 01-14-2016 07:19 PM

FWIW, I think you would be better off with a chainsaw “Alaskan” mill.

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#4 posted 01-14-2016 07:55 PM

Why does it have teeth on both sides of the blade? And pointed in the same direction? You can saw in both directions, I guess.

-- Jeremy, in the Acadian forests

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#5 posted 01-16-2016 06:26 PM

I personally, would move the kid away from that blade :) Only because I do not see the child wearing safety goggles.

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#6 posted 01-16-2016 06:43 PM

That is so cool….I love seeing tools like that.

-- Our village hasn't lost it's idiot, he was elected to congress.

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#7 posted 01-18-2016 05:13 PM

That is so cool….I love seeing tools like that.

- Fred Hargis

Me too! If you ever find yourself in the Portland area, this place had a huge collection of historic logging equipment. Very cool stuff.

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#8 posted 01-18-2016 06:30 PM

That’s amazing…...

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