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Forum topic by Tom posted 08-13-2014 09:46 PM 1160 views 0 times favorited 13 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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08-13-2014 09:46 PM

Picked up a used Sawstop contractor saw off craigslist.

It had about 2 hours use on it according to the previous owner but it hardly looked even used that much, before going down to look at it I called Sawstop (who have excellent customer service b.t.w.) and asked them about the saw as I had the serial number and it had no bad history and is the current model. It had a little surface rust which cleaned right up. It came with 2 cast iron extensions, the 2 steel extensions, dado brake, dado insert, extra brake, outfeed table and mobile base – the only thing missing I think for a maxed out SSCS would be the dust collector stuff.

It is rock solid, better than every saw sub $1,000 I looked at when looking to buy a new one a few month’s ago – the mobile base is simply awesome as is the beis style fence.

I don’t know if it’s “gloat-worthy” or not – I paid $1,000 for it what do you guys think?

Either way I am very happy with it – now to sell my 5 month old Ridgid R4511 and Incra TS-LS fence to make room!

-- --Tom - Saint Francis, WI


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#1 posted 08-13-2014 09:54 PM

I think you know what comment is coming next so I won’t say it.

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#2 posted 08-13-2014 09:56 PM

didn’t mean to take over Paul’s gloat – thus this one.

-- --Tom - Saint Francis, WI

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#3 posted 08-13-2014 10:00 PM

Yea you really deserve your very on , YOU SUCK

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#4 posted 08-13-2014 11:31 PM

congrats on the new saw!!!

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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#5 posted 08-14-2014 09:35 PM

Congrats on the new saw! Best of luck from it.

-- "someone has to be wounded for others to be saved, someone has to sacrifice for others to feel happiness, someone has to die so others could live"

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#6 posted 08-15-2014 12:20 PM

thanks guys!

-- --Tom - Saint Francis, WI

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#7 posted 08-15-2014 02:36 PM

Way to go man….

-- Just a barn cat, now gone to cat heaven.

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#8 posted 08-15-2014 02:49 PM

Congratulations.

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#9 posted 08-19-2014 03:55 PM

Nice find!

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#10 posted 08-19-2014 03:57 PM

Tom—Where were deals like this when I was looking?

YOU SUCK!

Congratulations!

-- Gerry -- "I don't plan to ever really grow up ... I'm just going to learn how to act in public!"

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#11 posted 08-19-2014 04:04 PM



Nice find!

- Rob


Tom—Where were deals like this when I was looking?

YOU SUCK!

Congratulations!

- TheDane

Thanks guys – I am really enjoying the saw.

-- --Tom - Saint Francis, WI

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#12 posted 08-19-2014 04:24 PM

Lucky!! Congrats and you suck are certainly in order!

-- Dan

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#13 posted 08-19-2014 09:32 PM

Yep. You suck.

-- Todd, Huntsville, AL

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