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post #1 of 5 Old 11-13-2019, 09:29 PM Thread Starter
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1957 Dewalt - $350 Radial Arm saw.

Can you guys tell me about this saw? I think some of these old saws were really good and some not so good.


https://nashville.craigslist.org/tls...008704075.html

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I had a 1957 Dewalt RAS but mine was a 16 inch, those saws are like a tank, they just keep on keeping on. Good price on it also. They are a little hard to set up but once set they will stay that way unless you move it to another location.

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If it were closer to me I'd grab it in a heart beat, Don. I think Frank Howarth has one like it, as well.

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well if ya like those check these out.

just saw them, i figured id pass it along.
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My first thought on anything that old- parts? What is the cost compared to a new one?

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