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DeWalt DW788
Item 127233

Scroll Saw Model DW788

$569.99

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Model DW788 - DeWALT 20" Heavy Duty Variable Speed Scroll Saw. 1.3 Amp, 400-1750 strokes per minute, 20" throat. The oversize cast iron table tilts 45° left and right and has a capacity of 2" thick...

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Model DW788 - DeWALT 20" Heavy Duty Variable Speed Scroll Saw. 1.3 Amp, 400-1750 strokes per minute, 20" throat. The oversize cast iron table tilts 45° left and right and has a capacity of 2" thick stock at 90°. Double Parallel Link Arm design improves accuracy, reduces noise and vibration and keeps the blade perpendicular to your work. Shipping weight 68 lb.



  • Up-front controls
  • Tool-free blade change system
  • Single lever tensioning
  • Upper arm that lifts out of the way for threading blades through pre-drilled holes make this a truly user friendly scroll saw

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Reviews

4.14 out of 5 stars
7 Reviews
  1. 1.0 out of 5 stars
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    Great Design..Horrible Quality

    This saw has a great design, big table and easy blade change. I have had this saw for two years, gone through two motors. Can't afford that! Use saw about 1 hour a day.

  2. 5.0 out of 5 stars
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    dw 788 scroll saw

    This is great tool that needs two changes. The on off switch wears out quickly. The unit does not come with an auto-arm lift attachment. I purchased one from a wood working magazine that has been working perfectly for years. Would highly advise selling the unit with this attachment. Sell this unit with a foot switch to save the unit on-off switch.

  3. 5.0 out of 5 stars
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    great saw for the price

    love this saw,but i miss my old Delta.Only thing i found not so great is the hold down,it dos not hold the wood down where it should.Over all it is a nice saw

  4. 5.0 out of 5 stars
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    This is a fine product

    I replaced a hitachi 16-inch with this dewalt. The Dewalt is QUIET! zero vibration unless it's run at full speed - 1400 rpm, then slight vibration. Solid machine. My local Woodcraft gave me a great deal with the stand and saw. I improved results immediately since there was no vibration, the blade tension stays where I set it and the table opening is minimal to reduce tear-out. A pleasure to use.

  5. 5.0 out of 5 stars
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    Great, solid and well thought-out scroll

    This scroll saw is used primarily for Intarsia type projects and is a significant improvement over my old 1952 Craftsman saw. I also purchased the work light and find it very useful.

  6. 4.0 out of 5 stars
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    A heavy hitter in scrollsaws

    I primarly use this unit for hobby woodworking building craft boxes & scrollwork. This is my second scrollsaw and this model is much superior than the entry level saw I had been using. It is relatively quiet, very low vibration, adequate blower & all adjustments within reach. The design is similar to more expensive Henger & Excalibur units. My two concerns are the light attachment that came with my unit, even with it tightened still would work it's way loose. Nothing that a couple washers didn't fix. The second was just annoying, my first unit had a faulty on/off switch, but Woodcraft was quick to send a replacement and accept the return. Overall I'm very pleased with my purchase and my experience with Woodcraft customer service.

  7. 4.0 out of 5 stars
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    Great Machine

    Great saw compared to the Delta 16" I have. Easy blade change, large deck Controls up front. If you can afford this scroll saw BUY IT!

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