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.... One thing that made a serious impression was that so many of you who used the HF bandsaw had changed details about it to make it more workable. I didn't want to do that. And while there are decent bandsaws on Craigslist out here, I decided that it was time for a new one.

Thanks again,
Dave
The reason for the change is that wood saws spin their blades faster and have fewer teeth per inch. For cutting metal, you need to slow the blade down, which is as simple as changing the pullies and belt. Then you need to buy blades with more TPI to cut metal. Not really a big deal.

I hope your new saw gives you years and years of good, trouble free, service!
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