was reading on another forum about someone needing a metal cutting benchtop
bandsaw...limited budget and space...wondered about using a wood saw..
discussion led to... 'it's too fast' and 'it won't hold up' and 'don't be
I realize that a metal saw turns slower....say 300 fpm and less and a wood
saw is over 1000 fpm... would it be possible to replace the a/c motor with
a d/c equivalent and dial it down to the proper speed... surely someone has
done this and has plans out there...
don't they ???
would a cheap (say H.F.) bandsaw hold up to metal work ...bearings or
bushings and such ???
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is to look at how many want in ... and how many want out."