Delta Homecraft Table Saw

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Blog entry by Pie posted 02-26-2009 08:13 PM 7453 reads 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A buddy of mine gave me this saw cuz he bought a brand new Jet for about $1k. He didn’t want this one so I went over his house and he showed it to me. Yup, it was old and heavy like he said but and I couldn’t wait to take it home to try it out. I own a Hitachi Job site saw and it work good for the price but this old one works better. It has a pulley and the motor starts and stops pretty quick. I need to update the vac port but other than that it is a nice find for free.


-- Pie

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#1 posted 02-26-2009 08:44 PM

I am pretty sure it won’t take you long to find that this is a much better saw than the Hitachi, but I like them old.

-- Brian, Lebanon PA, If you aren’t having fun doing it, find something else to do.

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#2 posted 02-27-2009 02:55 AM

Sweet score mate! give it a bit of a service and a lick of polish and i,m sure you,ll get plenty more years out of it. Enjoy.

-- if the hand is not working it is not a pure hand

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#3 posted 02-27-2009 03:04 PM

The more I use this saw, the more and more I like it and am hoping to find one like it but maybe bigger. They don’t build them like this anymore.

-- Pie

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