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Forum topic by Scomel Basses posted 565 days ago 1397 views 0 times favorited 8 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Scomel Basses

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565 days ago

What would be a decent price for a 2005 Powermatic 66 table saw with 52” fence and extension table, 5hp motor in great condition?


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SamuraiSaw

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#1 posted 565 days ago

Single phase?

What part of the Country?

Any accessories with it (dado insert, etc.)?

Previous use (hobby vs. professional shop)?

-- Artisan Woodworks of Texas.... www.awwtx.com

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Scomel Basses

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#2 posted 565 days ago

Good questions that I will ask the seller. It’s a single phase and is in NC.

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Loren

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#3 posted 565 days ago

$800

It probably lacks a riving knife.

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SamuraiSaw

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#4 posted 565 days ago

”$800

It probably lacks a riving knife.”

LOL….........

That would certainly be a deal, but I hardly think the absence of a riving knife warrants that much of a discount. Comparable saw today is $3700.

-- Artisan Woodworks of Texas.... www.awwtx.com

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toolie

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#5 posted 565 days ago

Comparable saw today is $3700.

hopefully, this is a reference to either a new sawstop cabinet saw or a new delta unisaw. anyone paying that much n for a new powermatic TS is wasting their money.

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SamuraiSaw

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#6 posted 565 days ago

Nope, good price for a good saw.

-- Artisan Woodworks of Texas.... www.awwtx.com

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ShaneA

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#7 posted 565 days ago

That saw would be over $1,000 around here, maybe $1,300-$1,400. Hurts to pay that much for used, but that seems to be where I see them on CL. Not sure if they get that or not.

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Steve Peterson

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#8 posted 565 days ago

I paid $1400 for a 5hp 2005 PM66 about 3 years ago and thought I got a good deal, not a gloat but I was happy. It came with the mobile base and about 10 blades. It was in really good condition and passes the nickel test (also the penny test and almost passes the dime test). I see much older PM66’s on CL for $800-1000.

I am in the Sacramento CA region.

-- Steve

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