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Forum topic by sawedoff posted 12-18-2012 06:31 PM 1325 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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12-18-2012 06:31 PM

Just bought my first real table saw. I got a great deal on it, at least I think. I paid $700 for it. Based on the sn it appears to be either a 2000 or 2007 model and has a 3 ph 5hp motor. I plan on cleaning it up and hopefully getting it going after the new year. I’ll follow up with updated pics once I get it cleaned up.



-- still wet behind the ears.....

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#1 posted 12-18-2012 07:34 PM

congrats on the buy. really a gloatable deal. while i’m no fan offull priced newer jet/powermatic tools, at that price, it’s well worth it, even after you add a VFD, like this poster did over @ SMC:

and here’s a link to the VFD i believe that postger used in his conversion:

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#2 posted 12-18-2012 08:29 PM

The vfd’s are coming down in price I have 2 and when I bought the first it was twice as much as it is now. I like your saw have fun. Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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