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Forum topic by BigLou posted 04-08-2011 01:52 AM 812 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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04-08-2011 01:52 AM

I need to get a cabinet saw and have a dilemma that many would beg for. Have a chance to at two saws. 12”, 5hp rt tilt, Grizzly g5959 and a 10”, 3hp, lf tilt, shop fox g1677. Same company, right? Have no shorter than a 4hr drive each way for either, both around $750. I figured even with the cost of gas I’d be ahead. Can you have to much saw? Any advice?

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#1 posted 04-08-2011 02:02 AM

I had a rt tilt saw got rid of it ,and would not buy another
Here is discussion on Grizz,and shop fox

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#2 posted 04-08-2011 02:20 AM

I’m with bubinga, do not like rt. Went with a lt when I upgraded my shop.

-- Gary; Marysville, MI...Involve your children in your projects as much as possible, the return is priceless.

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