Tile saws/wet saws

Hey all,
I am thinking of purchasing a pro-grade tile saw--10 inch or better, anybody have any recommendations on brand/makes. I really want a solid one as I will be using this for all types of cutting and quite a bit of it. I have been getting by on rented saws and a borrowed saw from a friend so old that the name has worn off. Everything from pavers to 18" tiles will be cut, and I am thinking of doing some jobs around the neighborhood for hire.
Thanks,
C
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The ones you have been renting would be an obvious starting point. Which of them did you like? Which did you swear at? MK is always worth looking at.
-Jack

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Chad Smith wrote:

go to http://www.tileyourworld.com/ and get into the forum. About the best tiling forum out there and lots of info on various saws.
-Bruce
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if you've got the bucks, an mk100 or mk101.
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Mk makes the cadillac, but take a look at the Grizzly: http://www.grizzly.com/products/item.cfm?itemnumber=H3390 it's on sale for $275. It's an upgrade to the QEP at the borg that goes for $599 or $699. Honest. I've run many, many thousands of tiles through mine. I'd save some money and use it for an angle grinder with tile blades, grinding and polishing disks, and a laser layout square. List snipped for brevity. It's not perfect, but it's damn good for the money, even for triple the money.
mw
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this saw is exactly the same one sold by harbor freight for $149 when it goes on sale, $199 full price i believe.
http://www.harborfreight.com/cpi/ctaf/Displayitem.taf?itemnumberF225
was that a doh! i just heard? :)
regards, charlie cave creek, az
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Honest.
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twitched:

Nope, you believe wrong, it ain't the same. They look similar in the pictures, but the HF is crap. I went to a Grizz outlet and bought after kicking tires.
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