Rikon 10-305 Bandsaw With Fence Review

By September 30, 2016Tools
Rikon 10-305 Bandsaw With Fence, 10-Inch
Price: $299.99
3 new from $299.990 used
  • Solid Steel Design- The 10-305 is a scaled down version of the popular 10-345 and 10-325. Frame is made of steel plate, stronger than plastic frames used by other manufactures
  • Cast Iron Table-Large 13-3/4-Inch by 12-1/2-Inch sturdy work surface, a feature not typically found on a bandsaw of this size
  • Rip Fence- A quality rip fence is now included. Easily removed to do free hand work
  • Motor - 1/3HP motor provides ample power for cutting bowl and pen blanks
  • Micro Adjustable Guide Post- Raise and lower the guide post height with the turn of a handle
Adjustable Guide Post: This bandsaw features a micro adjustable guide post. Simply raise and lower the height of the guide post with a handle.
Durable: The Rikon 10-305 Bandsaw possess an impressive design and is made of stainless. The frame is made of steel plate which is stronger than the plastic frames used by some other manufactures.
Fence: This bandsaw also features a Rip Fence that can be easily removed for freehand work.
Table Size: This bandsaw has a feature which is not seen in most other bandsaws and that is the huge cast iron table, a 3-¾ -Inch by 12-½ sturdy work surface, which can easily resist carrion and dust.
Weak Motor: While this bandsaw has a ⅓ HP motor there are some reviewers who have complained about the motor not providing them with the power they want.


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