Contractor Saw vs. Professional Saw

Contractor Saw
All-purpose versatility, reliability and safety

Professional Cabinet Saw
Superior performance for avid hobbyists and small-shop professionals
Feature Highlights
  • Open cabinet with ouboard motor & table-mounted trunnion
  • Versatile configurations (field mobility, shop mobility, wing options)
  • Lightest weight, most affordable cast-iron SawStop Saw
  • Uses identical Professional T-Glide Fence for 36” & 52” rip capacities.

  • Closed cabinet saw with inboard motor & cabinet-mounted trunnion for better accuracy
  • Up to 99% dust collection
  • Up to 3hp motor
  • Heavy weight=reduced vibration
  • Smallest available shop footprint vs. Contractor Saw

Motor: (all 60Hz, TEFC):: 1.75hp 1.75hp or 3hp
Table & Wings Material: Cast Iron / Stamped Steel (Cast Iron Wings Available) Cast Iron / Cast Iron
Available Rip Capacities: SFA: 30", T-Glide: 36" & 52" PFA: 30", T-Glide: 36" & 52"
Overall saw dimensions 30 in:: 58 1/2" w x 40" d x 34 3/4" h 61 3/4″ w x 31 1/8″ d x 34″
Weight w/ 30" rip capacity: 245 lb (w/Stamped Steel Wings) 367 lb (1.75 hp), 380 lbs (3 hp)
Weight w/ 52" rip capacity: 405 lb (w/Cast Iron Wings) 431 lb (1.75 hp), 449 lbs (3 hp
Hand wheels:: 6″ diameter, cast alum. w/ ABS 7″ diameter, cast iron w/ chrome
Belts:: V-ribbed belt – static dissipative (2) V-ribbed belts – arbor b. static
Mobility Choices: Mobile Cart (wheelbarrow style) or Integrated Base Integrated Base or Industrial
Included Blade Guard: Micro Guard Micro (1.75 hp), Dust Collection (3 hp)

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