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12-06-2012 04:08 AM

Found this blog two days ago, and then tonight found the Grizzly woodworking tools website. This upcoming year I need to purchase a new table saw, 20” single surface thickness planer, 8’ jointer, shaper, and a 13 spindle line boring machine. I purchased a few new tools this year they were all general international, a 17” bandsaw, osciailating spindle sander, 6”x108” verticle edage belt sander, drill press, dust collector and a Hegner scrollsaw.

My question is how the General International and Grizzly tools compare in quality. Looking at the Grizzly prices in Bellingham they seem to be quite a bit cheaper than the General tools up here in BC. And are the Grizzly tools made overseas?


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#1 posted 12-06-2012 04:12 AM

Grizzly tools are mostly made in Taiwan. Can’t tell you how they compare to General, though. The Grizzly showroom is here in Bellingham, so you could easily check it out.

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