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Forum topic by rwe2156 posted 02-21-2018 12:56 AM 579 views 0 times favorited 15 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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02-21-2018 12:56 AM

I’ve been looking a long time for a good used second TS. This is an unused saw. The switch is still in the wrapper and all the hardware is pristine. It’s a 1 3/4HP

And here it is in place next to his daddy.

-- Everything is a prototype thats why its one of a kind!!

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#1 posted 02-21-2018 12:59 AM

That definitely gets u a “YOU SUCK”. Lol. Congrats on the find. That’s awesome.

-- Whatsoever thy hand findeth to do, do it with all thy might

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#2 posted 02-21-2018 01:35 AM

Good stuff man..looks like a good find for you..those used “but never used” finds are rare but great when you find them

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#3 posted 02-21-2018 02:38 AM

What’s a “barn find”? Never heard that one before.

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#4 posted 02-21-2018 03:01 AM

You have to tell us how much. It’s required. It’s in the bylaws of the site.

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#5 posted 02-21-2018 02:33 PM

$800. 52” fence. I didn’t even check to see what a new one was. Don’t care tho.

-- Everything is a prototype thats why its one of a kind!!

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#6 posted 02-21-2018 03:06 PM

Nice one! Especially to match what you already had! Since you are using the one fence for both saws, are you thinking of selling the other one?

-- Jarrett - Mount Vernon, Ohio

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#7 posted 02-21-2018 03:16 PM

wow that’s quite a piece!!

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#8 posted 02-21-2018 03:20 PM

Congrats! That is awesome!

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#9 posted 02-21-2018 03:43 PM

you must have an excess of karma 8^)

Join the two together for a 100% cast iron “extension table”. You can keep a dado set on one saw and a standard blade on the other (or rip/crosscut).

is one left tilt and the other right tilt?

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#10 posted 02-21-2018 04:03 PM

Ripper, in the antique buying world, as well as the old car collecting and restoring world, a “barn find” is an item (a table, a chest of drawers, or a ‘59 Chevy) discovered/found stored away and essentially forgotten about out in someone’s barn. Of course it could be any type of building, not just a barn, that housed the “found” treasure.

One hopes that the item is in fairly good shape due to being stored and not touched for a long period, but sometimes that isn’t the case.

RWE, congrats on this one. Looks like a great deal.

-- Jim, Houston, TX

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#11 posted 02-21-2018 04:30 PM

GRATZ :<))

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#12 posted 02-21-2018 04:46 PM

Wow! What a great find.
You must be living right!

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#13 posted 02-21-2018 05:23 PM

Nice score

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#14 posted 02-21-2018 05:34 PM

That looks like a bit of work to get them on the same plane. What an awesome set up.
Thanks for sharing!!!!

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#15 posted 02-21-2018 07:14 PM

New ones run about $1500, just FYI.

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