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02-15-2021 05:00 PM

Recommended Motor HP for Resawing on a 12" Bandsaw? - 6 replies

Just asking what HP would be good for use on a 12” Delta/Grizzly modified bandsaw? OEM is 1/3 and gets pretty bogged down…new Grizzly saws get a 2HP. Is anything less too much of a compromise?

01-26-2021 10:54 PM

Grizzly H7587 Resaw Fence Complete - 2 replies

After a confirmation from Grizzly, I ordered – and have now installed – their conversion fence for Delta and other 14” bandsaws. The table specs are the important details to keep in mind for fit but a call to Grizzly will help getting your bearings. Having a 1972 Delta/Rockwell FH-109 Bandsaw, this fence set was made for those...

11-09-2020 05:59 PM

Rockwell 14" Bandsaw + Grizzly Riser Upgrade - 15 replies

This will be a report in progress – I just ordered the Grizzly T25554 – Riser Block Kit for $88 to upgrade my 1972 Rockwell/Delta 14” bandsaw. After discussing the column post diameter/shape/dimensions, etc. with the very knowledgeable Grizzly tech support fellow for fit purposes into my saw’s casting , it should work, I ...

10-29-2020 04:55 PM

Highland Woodworking Resaw Blade - is it the best? - 17 replies

After scoring a 1972 Rockwell/Delta 14” bandsaw for just $100 this past weekend, I decided to treat it to a new resaw blade. Reviews suggest the Highland Wood Slicer would be a wise choice. Ordered yesterday. Came in today. Can’t fault the customer service. Will mount the new blade and see if it is an improvement and report my findings with some...

10-23-2020 02:56 AM

Rockwell 14" Bandsaw on CL $100 - 8 replies

Picked up a sweet deal on one of these today – which also underscores the need to keep up with posts on CL. I just ‘happened’ to log on and check out the Tools category and fell on this deal – it had been posted for just 33 minutes! Easily the best tool buy I’ve ever found. In great shape, it came with four blade...

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