Sterling Packard bandsaw WBS-14

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Forum topic by AbranV posted 08-30-2013 11:37 PM 6382 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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08-30-2013 11:37 PM

Topic tags/keywords: band saw sterling packard wbs-14

I could use a little advice here. I found a Sterling Packard bandsaw WBS-14 on Craigslist for a killer price. The saw is in pristine condition and like new. Problem is that I cannot find any information on the manufacturer. Does anyone know anything about this company or machine?

Any information would be appreciated


-- I'd rather be making sawdust.....

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#1 posted 08-31-2013 12:01 AM

Seller may be taking the brand name off the motor.

“WBS-14” stands for “woodcutting band saw 14 inch”
and is a model name used by Jet and other importers.

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#2 posted 08-31-2013 05:30 AM

That’s what I figured. The strange thing is that this company was based out of Glendale, CA. Its a Packard Precision band saw by Sterling Packard. It on a plate on the casing. I just can’t find anything about them online.

-- I'd rather be making sawdust.....

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#3 posted 08-31-2013 08:47 AM

Picture ? Um What internet did you search ?? Facebook ? LOL

-- What day is it ? No matter. Ummmm What month is it ? No moron. I paid for a 2 x 6. That means Two inches by six inches. I want the rest of my wood.

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