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

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Forum topic by DeputyMike posted 12-09-2012 08:09 AM 770 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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DeputyMike

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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


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

Bosch.

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#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.

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#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.

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

My Lowes sells them, yours might too.

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