I have an opportunity to buy an old Dewalt model 700 RAS. I do not
know the vintage but I suspect 70's. This has a 10 amp motor, 8 1/2
I know this is not like one of their older, massive cast iron beasts
which are highly valued and often restored. This is a saw which has
what looks like a steel tube, which ascends from the rear of the
table, and then curves forward, to form the rail on which the carriage
It is light duty, but that's all I need, IF, and ONLY IF, this saw can
accept a dado set (I already have a good SCMS but this would be a nice
convenience if I could leave it set up for dados). I am having
trouble determining this, googling yielded no info.
I know it probably depends on the length of the arbor shaft and
perhaps the power. But while I'm waiting to learn about the arbor
shaft, does anyone know whether this particular model could accept a
stacked dado set?
Any info greatly appreciated-