Shop Fox W1824 – Best Hybrid Table Saw for the Money
This machine is kind of like the Grizzly G0690 hybrid table saw, and this is no surprise really, seeing as they are made by the same company, Woodstock International.
The Grizzly models can be found online while the Shop Fox can be gotten through its distribution outlets.
The 2 HP, 110/220 V single phase motor has the maximum rip capacity of 30 inches to the right and to the left, 12 inches. This machine’s blade can be tilted left at an angle of 45 degrees, and this gives it the ability to improve its accuracy.
This machine has an arbor size of 5/8 inches, with a speed of 3850 RPM. The feel and operational quality of this machine’s fence are excellent since it has great accuracy and it also slides with ease.
The lockdown feature of this tool improves its safety. In all, this is not a massively powerful profile, but it is highly smooth, and it lacks vibration. Let us take for example, it passes the nickel test with such ease in such a way that a nickel will not vibrate off it when it is in use.
One downside to this machine is just how long it takes one to assemble it. The instruction manual is okay but setting up just seems to take a lot of time. If you decide to get this machine. This machine is still a great value for the money.
- It is extremely powerful.
- It has a sturdy construction and quality.
- It will give you value for your money.
- It operates smoothly as compared to other hybrid table saws.
- It gives you consistency while you cut.
- It comes with a fence that is of great quality.
- It takes time to set up.