ORIGINAL SAW

12″ Contractor Duty Series

Machine Information

The Contractor Duty Series wood cutting saws are an industrial rated radial arm saw that has the versatility to crosscut, bevel cut, miter cut, and swivel to a rip position to cut down panels precisely and accurately. These saws are well suited for wood cutting up to 3″, as well as cutting off 24″ wide panels for squaring shelving and doors and other similar applications. These machines are found in small lumber yards, custom cabinet shops, schools, contractor shops, crating departments or anywhere smaller material is being cut off, miter cut, bevel cut, sized or dado work is being done.

The Contractor Series radial arm saws continue to be a workhorse with a TEFC motor and internal automatic brake, as well as a new, more durable powder coated finish. This radial arm saw has the best cut quality in its class and is a very precise cutting machine with repeatable accuracy that can be depended on day after day for years to come. The machines are fully assembled and tested in our facility then packaged with the legs boxed on the skid. This makes setup is a snap simply lifting up the machine and installing the legs, then running power into the electrical enclosure and installing the saw blade of your choice.

Series Specific Highlights:

  • 3 hp 1 phase 208/220 volt TEFC motor 60 Hz (3512-01)
  • 3 hp 3 phase 208/230/460 volt TEFC motor 50/60 Hz (3512-03)
  • Automatic blade braking system
  • 24” crosscut standard on all machines in series
  • Precision carriage riding on 4 tight tolerance convex bearings mounted horizontally.
  • Oversized MDF table top.
  • Powder coated heavy gage steel frame and legs
  • Standard worktable height 32”
  • Arbor nut and precision ground arbor collars
  • Wrench kit (includes allen arbor wench and flat arbor wrench)

Type 6 Upgrades:

  • Relocated start stop station moved to right front edge of table top
  • New start/stop pushbuttons
  • New adjustable tension carriage return reel
  • New re-engineered arm casting
  • New Smoother arbor motor bearings

Optional Equipment:

  • Roller extension tables
  • S-series measuring system
  • Dust collection shroud