Laguna 1412 Bandsaw A Cut Above
Laguna 1412 bandsaw a cut above is post about Buying Advice bookmarked by michael with ID 13547604281 was uploaded on 06-01-2019 and has been viewed 69,723 times.
I'm not the most patient soul, but after a long search for a band saw upgrade I finally found the one that I wanted; the Laguna 1412 Band Saw.The problem lied in the fact that it was still in prototype phase when I learned about it, and would not ship for another year.
Could I wait this long? Well, truth be told I already had a pretty nice band saw and I didn't really need an upgrade (my wife will corroborate this), so although it was not my happiest year you will be pleased to know that I got through it and I now have a 1412 on my shop floor.
So, why the upgrade? My previous band saw, a 14' 1 HP American style band saw, was performing well and doing nearly everything that I asked of it.Between my father and me, this saw has gotten plenty of use and we were reasonably happy with it, but it was not great at resawing.
Yes, I could do some resawing on my old saw, but the setup process required delicate tuning and the results were hit and miss for me.I would describe it as finicky, and because of this...