Tool Gloat- Found a used G0457 on Craigslist

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Forum topic by dmorgantx posted 03-20-2010 11:42 PM 1652 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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03-20-2010 11:42 PM

Topic tags/keywords: bandsaw grizzly g0457 14 inch resaw

After months and months of drooling over new bandsaws on the Grizzly site- I finally managed to find a good, used Grizzly G0457 on Craigslist. Gentlemen listed it for $693- said its hardly been used. It’s missing a few parts so I talked him down to $500 and I’ll just have to order replacements. I think I’m going to be pretty happy with it though- it’s a nice big, sturdy machine. It does have a little rust on the top too but I’ll figure out how to clean that up. Also need to rewire for 110 or add 220 to the garage… so once I get those things done I can post a review. :)

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#1 posted 03-21-2010 12:03 AM

Congratulations! With the larger, stationary tools you cannot go wrong with Grizzly.

-- Rich, Cedar Rapids, IA - I'm a woodworker. I don't create beauty, I reveal it.

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#2 posted 03-21-2010 12:08 AM

good score.

I had my own recently when local home depots phased out the dewalt dw735 13” planer. their “new lower price” was $280— $370 off. I can give my dad his first gen ryobi back now.

-- measure once, keep cuttin' til it fits

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