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Forum topic by Chad posted 11-13-2013 06:16 AM 768 views 0 times favorited 9 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Chad

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11-13-2013 06:16 AM

Topic tags/keywords: bandsaw

Hey Guys,
I picked up the below bandsaw and and have no idea what i have. I believe it to be a 18 inch as the wheels have a 17 3/4 diameter but i have no idea. Got this for a 100$ and it runs ( needs a major tune up but can’t order anything without confirmation). If you could have look and help me out i would appreciate it and owe you a drink the next time either of you are in Fort Mcmurray lol.

-- Chad, Fort Mcmurray, Isle Aux Morts


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Loco

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#1 posted 11-13-2013 06:38 AM

The phone number is on the machine. CALL THEM…........ Whew.

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#2 posted 11-13-2013 06:44 AM

hahaha I did but the answer i got was they had no records or info available from 1989 on this model.

-- Chad, Fort Mcmurray, Isle Aux Morts

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Loren

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#3 posted 11-13-2013 06:46 AM

Taiwan import. Sold under “elephant” brand in the states
or WA-18 model # as shown here:
http://irsauctions.com/index_lots.asp?pg=details&id=15763&flash=1

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#4 posted 11-13-2013 07:56 AM

Same parts as the Grizzly G1012 maybe?

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#5 posted 11-13-2013 11:24 AM

This is just a generic band saw. if it really is 18” and you pay $100.00 for it , you had a good deal.

-- Bert

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#6 posted 11-13-2013 01:54 PM

Bert is right. Mine was a Reliant. I think a lot of us had one of these with one name or another either now or in the past. You got a good deal, and parts should be readily available from a variety of sources.

-- Paul, Tennessee, http://www.tsunamiguitars.com

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#7 posted 11-13-2013 11:14 PM

Isle Aux Morts eh? The Island of Death. Could be worse. You could be from Port Aux Basques.

Can’t help with the bandsaw. Being from Twillingate, I just felt like ribbing you a bit.

Cheers

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#8 posted 11-13-2013 11:39 PM

If all you want to know is if this is an 18” or not, why not just measure it? Distance from blade to column = size.

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#9 posted 11-13-2013 11:53 PM

Concur you got a very good deal.

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