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Forum topic by Papa88 posted 03-10-2016 02:27 PM 361 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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03-10-2016 02:27 PM

Topic tags/keywords: tablesaw resource

I am trying to get some info & the value of my vintage Atlas Power King table saw w/ stand….
Would be appreciative for any info…

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#1 posted 03-10-2016 06:26 PM

Apparently one of the first models of bench saws by Atlas – Model 3001, and probably made sometime in the late 40’s.

Here is a copy of the brochure for the saw…

And another one:


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#2 posted 03-10-2016 06:50 PM

Brad; thanks for the info links …..
The saw runs great….
I’ve used it a few times on some projects w/o any problems…
Now; if I can find out the value so; I can add it to my Homeowners insurance, I’ll be set…

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#3 posted 03-10-2016 09:17 PM

While the older saws tended to be overbuilt, the designs weren’t always as elegant as those we see today….especially the fences. It’s an interesting novelty but I doubt it’s worth more than $200 to most folks, unless it’s something someone is specifically looking for. It could realistically fetch much less on Craigslist.

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