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Delta 20" Scrollsaw #40-695

Average reader rating
4.5
out of 5
Brand:
Delta
Model:
40-695
Price:
$350

Description

* Electronic variable speed can be adjusted from 400-1,750 SPM for a wide array of cutting applications.
* Unique dual parallel-link arm design reduces vibration and noise and keeps the blade perpendicular to the work surface which dramatically reduces over or under cutting, improving accuracy and quality.
* Upper arm lifts and locks in the raised position during blade changes or while adjusting blade position for fret work.
* On/Off switch, electronic variable speed dial, flexible dust blower and blade-tensioning lever are all conveniently located up front on the arm for easy accessibility.
* Tool-free blade clamp allows for quick, easy blade changes in seconds.
* Single lever, tool-free blade tensioning allows for quickly adjusting the blade to the proper tension which maximizes blade life and accuracy.
* Large, cast-iron table provides excellent material support and bevels 0° - 45° left and right.
* On-tool blade storage area provides neat, organized protection for scroll saw blades. Flexible work light illuminates the work surface for improved visibility.
* Heavy duty, all-steel stand with adjustable rear leg has been redesigned to improve stability during operation and allows for safely adjusting the product angle to user preference for added comfort and improved ergonomics.

* Motor: 1.3 Amp
* Speeds: 400-1,750 SPM
* Throat Capacity: 20 in.
* Stroke Length: 3/4 in.
* Table Size: 16 in. x 24 in.
* Table Tilt: 0°-45°, Left and Right
* Cutting Capacities: at 90°: 2 1/8 in. at 45°: 1 5/8 in.
* Assembled Depth: 39 in.
* Assembled Width: 16 in.
* Height at Max Stand Setting: 50 3/4 in.
* Height at Min Stand Setting: 47 1/4 in.
* Weight (Saw and Stand): 85 lbs.

Reader Reviews

40-695 scroll saw

Review Summary

The saw is really heavy when delivered. It all is in one box and weighs almost a hundred pounds. Thats ok for younger people but when you get up in age it becomes a problem. The delivery fellow was kind enough to put it In my shop so I could open it there. The saw went together easily enough. The table is heavy and flat, both good features. I set the saw on a work bench for now as I have no dedicated floor space to use for this yet.
I am going to get a set of locking rollers and then go from there. The good. the saw works extremely well , no vibration, has plenty of power, I would recommend this to anyone who asked. The lift arm is also a great benefit, especially when doing fret work. The blade clamps work so much better than my last saw. Having the controls on the top make this so much easier to turn on and off and adjust the speed and tension. The cons, the on off switch is defective, tried to e mail customer service and was directed to other sites to remedy my problem. Gave up with the e mail and found a number to call. Got a person and explained the situation to him. He wanted me to take the complete saw into a repair center and have them diagnose and repair the switch, they are also moving there warehouse and would be able to ship parts until later in December. The light is not adequate for me anyway. A led light would have been a nice touch instead of a low wattage incandescent.

Detailed Ratings

4.5
out of 5

Performance

5

Features

4

Ease of Use

4

Value

5

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