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  • Rated 4.5 stars
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  • Jet XACTASAW Deluxe
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  • Last modified: October 20, 2015
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    Editor: 94%

Jet XACTASAW Deluxe Review

If you work with wood, you will indeed require a table saw that is of a high quality. On the other hand, the cost of such table saws is quite high for users to afford easily. If you are in search for a sterling cabinet type of table saw, you can check the Jet 70867PK XACTASAW out. It is costly, but you are getting a high-quality table saw filled with features in return.

Characteristics of the Jet XACTASAW Deluxe

The extension table is certainly a major feature of the table saw as it is extra wide. At the same time, the enhanced rip capacity of this table saw is a fantastic feature. After all, the rip capacity is 50” which is higher than most of the other table saws offered at this price range. The table saw and its extension have been manufactured from cast iron and properly finished as well. The presence of a storage drawer will be a useful feature for most users. Located in the cabinet, you can keep all the accessories of the table saw when you are not using it.

The motor in the Jet 70867PK XACTASAW is a very powerful one as it is capable of producing 3 HP. The enormous power of the table saw increase the cutting potential of the table saw significantly. You will have no problems in cutting through even the toughest of hardwoods.

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The Assembly of the 70867PK XACTASAW

The Assembly of the XACTASAW

Assembling the Jet table saw is a rather straightforward process. Be that as it may, you still need to remain patient as it will take some time. Having another person around can be quite helpful for the assembly process. In fact, it is recommended given the immense weight of the Jet XACTASAW Deluxe. The table saw weighs around 500 pounds.

The instructions provided with the table saw make the assembly easier. Although it will take quite some time to assemble the saw, you will not find it too difficult or unmanageable at all. Aligning the saw is just as easy, and the accuracy should be tested before use.

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Durability of the 70867PK XACTASAW

Strength of the Jet XACTASAW Deluxe

Due to the cast iron used in the construction of the table saw, it is quite a durable one. Each part of the table saw is of a high quality. The motor has been constructed correctly. There is a small problem, however, in the wiring block. The screws used in the block are not too good, and they can strip quickly.

The Pros of the Table Saw

  • The incredibly huge rip capacity of 50” is enormously beneficial.
  • The motor is capable of producing 3 HP, which is more than enough for the majority of cutting jobs.
  • The cast iron used in the construction of this table saw ensures its longevity.
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The Cons of the Table Saw

  • The terminals of the wiring block have screws of a poor quality that can be problematic during use.
  • You will need metric as well as SAE tools when you are assembling the table saw.
  • At 90 degrees, the maximum cutting depth is 3” which is quite small.

Pros

  • The incredibly huge rip capacity of 50” is enormously beneficial.
  • The motor is capable of producing 3 HP, which is more than enough for the majority of cutting jobs.
  • The cast iron used in the construction of this table saw ensures its longevity.

Cons

  • The terminals of the wiring block have screws of a poor quality that can be problematic during use.
  • You will need metric as well as SAE tools when you are assembling the table saw.
  • At 90 degrees, the maximum cutting depth is 3” which is quite small.