GENERAL INTERNATIONAL'S 14" BAND SAW, model 90-140M1, offers a standard 6" depth of cut that can be expanded to 12" with an optional riser block attachment kit.
The saw includes a 16" x 16" cast-iron table that tilts 10 degrees to the left and 45 degrees to the right, upper and lower combination ball-bearing and carbon-block blade guides, a rack-and-pinion-controlled telescoping upper guide, guard system and a blade tension knob for fast blade changes or adjustments. The band saw weighs 191 lbs. and is equipped with a 120-volt, 1-hp and 10-amp motor. The band saw is on sale for $599 until at least Feb. 28. Contact: General International. Tel: 888-949-1161. www.general.ca
This article originally appeared in the December 2010 issue.