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Forum topic by Boris posted 10-30-2013 12:50 AM 1040 views 0 times favorited 10 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Boris

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10-30-2013 12:50 AM

Topic tags/keywords: scroll saw

Hi, guys
I just purchased an used scroll saw but I have no idea what brand it is, here are some picture
Thanks


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#1 posted 10-31-2013 01:05 AM

The blade clamp set up is like my Hegner. Is it a brushed motor or an induction motor?

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#2 posted 10-31-2013 01:21 AM

Jim, thank you for your help
I don’t know, but it is a Fasco No 7164-1252 type V64.
Thanks
Regards

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#3 posted 10-31-2013 02:42 AM

That definitely looks like an RBI Hawk did you try looking under the table or under the saw table?

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#4 posted 10-31-2013 02:48 AM

Looks mighty similar to the one in this thread http://lumberjocks.com/topics/29175 except for yours having a different shaped table.

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#5 posted 10-31-2013 02:54 AM

Thank you Nick
Yes I have looked every where but no clue.
Regards

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#6 posted 10-31-2013 03:13 AM

That does look a lot like an RBI hawk, the US flag on the sticker even looks like several pictures I’ve seen online.

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#7 posted 10-31-2013 03:13 AM

RBI Hawk is the brand that comes to mind when I look at your saw—that brand has a solid reputation but I do not think it is still manufactured.

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#8 posted 10-31-2013 11:30 AM

Thank you guys
I think I know what it is , I going to call Hawk to be sure
Regards

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#9 posted 12-05-2013 08:13 PM

Hawks are still being manufactured by Bushton industries. It does look like an older Hawk although I have never seen a blue one.

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#10 posted 01-03-2014 09:18 PM

It looks like the RBI. Mine has some of the same parts and even the same Flag decal in the same place. I had not seen a Blue Hawk as all I have seen are Red.

Good saw.

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