Grizzly Mini (4-1/2") Track Saw

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Forum topic by paxorion posted 11-05-2014 02:33 PM 3949 views 0 times favorited 7 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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11-05-2014 02:33 PM

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A few days ago, I received a Grizzly catalog and spotted a peculiar new product, a new mini (4-1/2”) track saw. It appears to be a scaled down version of their track saw, but includes some interesting blade options (carbide, abrasive, and diamond-tipped).

No manual appears to be online, but it does seem like it may be compatible with the bigger 6-1/2” track saw.

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#1 posted 11-29-2014 02:33 PM

I’m very curious myself. I will probably give Grizzly a call on Monday to see if the longer tracks fit. I would love to put it on my Christmas list.

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#2 posted 11-29-2014 04:47 PM

It looks like it might be easier to handle for those with weak or small hands. The selection of blades is an interesting idea too. Thanks for sharing paxorion.

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#3 posted 12-01-2014 10:40 PM

I followed a link to the grizzly facebook page and one of their tech guys says that the mini track saw does not work with the full size track saw track. It’s too bad because the price point would have been fantastic.

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#4 posted 01-26-2015 04:19 PM

Does anyone know what exactly comes in the kit for the mini?
The cutting depth is enough for the vast majority of my needs!
I wonder how effective the dust collection is…?

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#5 posted 01-26-2015 04:43 PM


What about the quality/availablitiy of 4 1/2” blades?

If all is equal what is the performance comparison between 4 1/2” and say 7 1/4” saw blades?

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#6 posted 01-26-2015 04:50 PM


Motor: 120V, 1.5 HP, 10A
Motor speed: 28,050 RPM
Max cutting depth at 90 Degrees: without track 1-1/4”, with track 1-1/16”
Saw blade: 4-1/2” x 7/8”
Distance between saw blade and wall: 3/4”
Dust port diameter: 1-1/2”
Weight: 7 lbs.


Includes 20-tooth carbide-tipped saw blade, 40-tooth carbide-tipped saw blade, diamond saw blade, abrasive disc, and blade changing tools
Cam lock anti-kickback protection keys the saw to the track and eliminates any play between the saw and the track
Trigger-activated plunge release mechanism for added safety
Swivel dust port for shop vacuum

Seems like the blades are included in the 89.95 deal. Pretty darn good.
I guess you purchase the track, still is reasonable.

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#7 posted 01-31-2015 03:29 AM

Paxorion the manual is at the following web site:

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