LumberJocks

Sliding Compound Miter Saw, but with articulating arm instead of a slide???

  • Advertise with us

« back to Power Tools, Hardware and Accessories forum

Forum topic by DeputyMike posted 12-09-2012 08:09 AM 800 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
View DeputyMike's profile

DeputyMike

69 posts in 1898 days


12-09-2012 08:09 AM

Topic tags/keywords: saw miter sliding compound

I remember seeing a fancy miter saw, probably a couple of years ago, that used some sort of articulating arm instead of a sliding mechanism. This eliminated the need to have a lot of space behind the saw, ie. it could sit pretty much up against the wall behind it. I don’t remember the brand and can’t find it anywhere. Can anybody help point me in the right direction? Thanks!
Mike


4 replies so far

View AlaskaGuy's profile

AlaskaGuy

834 posts in 1063 days


#1 posted 12-09-2012 08:18 AM

Bosch.

-- Alaskan's for Global warming!

View AdamEdmonds's profile

AdamEdmonds

9 posts in 1041 days


#2 posted 12-09-2012 11:08 AM

http://lumberjocks.com/bubinga/blog/23472

I first saw this saw in Woodcraft Magazine’s Extreme Garage Makeover edition. However, the cost is prohibiting for me at the moment. Very cool design.

View ellen35's profile

ellen35

2596 posts in 2186 days


#3 posted 12-09-2012 11:47 AM

Bosch… I have it and love it. The price has come down into the $600’s so it is still pricey but a really nice saw.

-- "Don't let the perfect be the enemy of the good." Voltaire

View patcollins's profile

patcollins

1008 posts in 1619 days


#4 posted 12-09-2012 05:19 PM

My Lowes sells them, yours might too.

Have your say...

You must be signed in to reply.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase