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Thread: Anyone need a good bandsaw?

  1. #1
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    May 2009
    Lafayette, Indiana

    Anyone need a good bandsaw?

    I hope to get to an auction tomorrow that has some woodworking tools. It also has this little bandsaw. I don't think I'll be bringing it home though. Tha ad says it's an Oliver.
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    Feb 2007
    North West Indiana
    I would have to build a new shop as big as that thing looks!
    That is one of those items that will go either sky high because two different guys want it, or it will go dirt cheap because everyone will wonder what they would do with it. Scrap prices being what they are, it will bring a pretty penny just for that, I shudder at that thought for that beauty.
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  3. #3
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    Aug 2008
    Reno, Nv
    Crap had me going for a minute. I'm in bad need of a new one. Had to pass on some good ones a few months ago...severe lack of funds. Now when I'm chomping at the bit for old Delta or Jet...not one to be found . Our church has a complete, very complete shop; 3 lathe's, 3 table saws, 3 bandsaws including a David & Wells monster, jointers, planers, drill presses, sanders, router get the picture. I usually cut stuff there, but I can't drive yet so I'm stuck with my PoC Craftsman.
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    Nov 2006
    Mountain Home, Arkansas
    We would all love to have that.......but........
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    Dec 2007
    Tellico Plains, Tennessee
    Quote Originally Posted by Jonathan Shively View Post
    I would have to build a new shop as big as that thing looks!
    Me too!
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