HIGHLAND PARK STYLE 16 INCH SLAB SAW MODEL 16 WITH POWERFEED AND CROSS-FEED VISE
5-3/4 x 5-1/2 inch Cross Section
FEATURES AND SPECIFICATIONS:
-ARBOR SHAFT – Cold rolled steel machined to 1 inch bearing diameter. 5/8 inch diameter for diamond saw arbor
-AUTOMATIC CUT-OFF SWITCH – adjustable for length of cut
-BLADE FLANGES – Aluminum 3-3/4 inch OD.
-MOTOR – 110 volt 3/4 H.P. with start and run capacitors (230 volt 50 Hz available)
-POWERFEED – 3 speeds. Approximate workpiece infeed rates: 1) 13-3/4 inches per hour, 2) 17 inches per hour 3) 22-3/4 inches per hour
-SAW BOX – Welded 7 gauge steel. Inside dimensions 19-1/2 inches wide x 10-1/4 inches deep x 29-1/4 inches long. Overall height with hood closed – 43 inches
-SPLIT NUT DRIVE – Engages carriage with powerfeed screw. Released by a flip of the handle for quick carriage return
-V-BELTS – Connect motor to saw blade and power-feed screw
-VISE – Cast iron jaws; 5 inches high x 6-1/2 inches long
Maximum workable jaw opening 5-1/2 inches
Lateral travel of vise assembly 3-3/4 inches
-WAYS – 1” square cold rolled steel structural tubing
-SHIPPING WEIGHT – 400 lbs. CRATE INCLUDED FREE and NO "Handling Charges"
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IDEAL SAW FOR THE SMALL LAPIDARY SHOP
The Model 16 is economical, occupies little floor space yet with a 16 inch blade it can easily cut large geodes, agates, nodules and pieces of petrified wood up to 5-1/2 inches in their least dimension. This saw can take advantage of thinner kerf blades available in smaller diameters. It is an ideal saw for both the new hobbyist and the seasoned pro.