While not the out-and-out thievery that some of you guys report, I did
buy a brand new, only partially assembled Jet 16" BS w/fence yesterday
I might have done better but I thought of my wife being a widow in the
same situation and only dickered a little bit.
Happy Birthday to Me.
Now all I need to do is replace the POS blade that came with it and
maybe I can cut some wood.
On Thu, 27 Oct 2005 11:10:28 -0700, email@example.com wrote:
Ouch. Sometimes you just gotta do it. I'm not sure I need this much
saw, but I'd been tempted by the 18" Rikon. Our local Woodcraft had a
"vendor day" last week with 10% off on Rikon. I convinced myself to
pass and then this showed up in the classifieds and I figured it was a
compromise between a 14" and the 18". I've order up some BCSaw
blades, so we shall see how it does. Gotta be better than my 12"
tilting-head Crapsman :-)
Yup. Me too. Got the Ridgid 14" at BORG, then added a 6" riser block.
and a decent fence from Woodcraft. Great saw for the money, and I've
resawn some hardwood up to 7" wide so far (figured bigleaf maple). Took
me a while to get the technique down, but I only screwed up one piece of
wood--the first one I tried.
HomeOwnersHub.com is a website for homeowners and building and maintenance pros. It is not affiliated with any of the manufacturers or service providers discussed here.
All logos and trade names are the property of their respective owners.