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Old 01-07-2014, 09:51 PM   #1
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Default Knew Concept Power (Scroll) Saw $2100

Ran across this "scroll saw" on the RioGrande.com website. What makes it so expensive? I guess it is aimed a jewelers, and they are used to paying out the . . . kazoo. It does have a few cool features, one of which is that it "uses the full blade." It's top speed is 160 spm, which is pretty slow, even for some coin work I would think. I think my EX and Hegners have nothing to worry about.

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Says on the website about how it automatically stops if the blade breaks ... I could see where that would be appealing. However I'm with you I'm not sure if that's worth it
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Jewelers specific; commands a premium price...
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Using the full blade ,VERY interesting ! Hmm! I wonder ,If ,you could adjust for various thickness of stock ,( my mind just went on a tangent) ,of course not ,But !!Hmm. Maybe later ,That would be Nice .Don't mind me ,I just stepped into my own little world for a second ! O.K. I'm back! Somebody thinks there is a market for it . Must be ,but it sure in not me!
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Randy,
They have the blade lubricant you have been asking about.
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@ $2100 it is still $800 cheaper than the best Hegner.
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With only an 8" throat depth. it.s not much good for puzzlers.

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With only an 8" throat depth. it.s not much good for puzzlers.

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But it would almost be overkill for your postal stamps, Carter.
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Looks like it is modeled after an Eclipse. But why $350 more other than made for Jewlers.
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