LumberJocks

I need another bandsaw

  • Advertise with us

« back to Power Tools, Hardware and Accessories forum

Forum topic by rosewood posted 1831 days ago 705 views 0 times favorited 5 replies Add to Favorites Watch
View rosewood's profile

rosewood

233 posts in 1975 days


1831 days ago

Hi Guys,

Anyones here know the link where i can get second hand Bandsaw ? or LJ’s member who need to get rid of the old ones and change with new ones ? Max Cutting Height 200mm (8”) or what is available,
i will take any conditions,
thanks,

Rosewood,

-- http://picasaweb.google.com/deniirawan66


5 replies so far

View John Gray's profile

John Gray

2370 posts in 2519 days


#1 posted 1831 days ago

CRAIGSLIST.COM

-- Only the Shadow knows....................

View mmh's profile

mmh

3389 posts in 2356 days


#2 posted 1831 days ago

Since most are made in China or Taiwan, I’d assume you could get a new one easier than from the USA.

Go to http://www.alibaba.com to connect to an Asian source. They have quite a selection of band saws and break the sources down to the country of origin. I don’t know what the quality is, but at least they are willing to sell One Piece and shipping should be reasonable since you are close by.

Any other suggestions guys?

-- "They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night." ~ Edgar Allan Poe

View gdickey76's profile

gdickey76

16 posts in 1922 days


#3 posted 1830 days ago

Look out for an old one. I really love mine. Depends on what you desire really. I have an old 18” Oliver from 1923. The older ones are simple, SOLID, easy to work on, smooth and quiet, and made in the USA. It took me a long time to find mine, but they come up now and then. Talk to the guys on www.owwm.com, they can give you a lot of advice on machinery. Join there online forum, and just ask some questions. My advice is buy an older used machine in good condition. I really am a big proponent of good quality equipment. The older used stuff is going cheap nowdays. With a little TLC its way better than the new stuff. Look for brands like Walker-Turner, old Delta, Oliver, Yates, Davis and Wells. Just be patient, there out there.

View rosewood's profile

rosewood

233 posts in 1975 days


#4 posted 1829 days ago

Thanks lots guy,
and yes i like American products, my old harley and willys jeep are American made, they’ve been my friends for my whole live,

-- http://picasaweb.google.com/deniirawan66

View Beginningwoodworker's profile

Beginningwoodworker

13337 posts in 2307 days


#5 posted 1829 days ago

It will take some time to find a use American Made Bandsaw but they is out there.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

Have your say...

You must be signed in to reply.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase