I'm obviously not Charlie, but I have owned the Craftsman 22124 saw since
I like the Griz. It's indeed a good saw. I bought the Craftsman instead. I'd
do it again. And again.
I could look the Craftsman over in the store before I bought it. That's
tough to do on a magazine page. I also knew that I'd have local support if
I needed it. (Absolutely NOT so with Griz -- unless you live in one of,
what? three? places.)
The Griz would be drop-shipped by an anonymous trucker to my curb stone. It
would have been up to me and my lonesomes to get the saw into place. MY
Craftsman was delivered and then placed on my back patio (and set up on the
mobile base, to boot) with a "can we help you get it put together?" !!!
I bought my Craftsman while on sale and the sale happened to coincide with a
Craftsman Club discount event. With Sales Taxes, delivery *&*
a two-year On
Site Service Agreement, my bottom line came to about $870 -- including the
I am Extremely Pleased with my 22124 saw. I'm more than pleased with the
Biesemeyer Fence. I am Extremely Pleased with my local Sears store!
Yeah, I'd buy it again over the Grizzley. Any Day. (And remember, I like the
Enjoy life and *do* well by it
-- it might well be the only chance you get :-)
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