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Old 08-09-2009, 01:43 PM   #1
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I am going to purchase a tile cutter. Just wanted to know if this was a good one.


Its a 2Horsepower, 4 1/2 inch blade.

I'm not using it everyday but on weekends if there is a job I need it for. Just for tiles on bathroom floors and the walls. Will the saw last a while? And is the blade too small?


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Old 08-09-2009, 04:51 PM   #2
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The MK-145 saw has good Amazon reviews and has been in production for at least eight years. MK has an excellent reputation for high quality saws but this -145 model though, is their cheapest consumer grade saw.

For low cost saw to start in a new business I would go for something bigger like this 7" Bridge model from HF. It does NOT come with the 7" blade so that would be an extra 20 or 30$ more if you choose one their two optional diamond blades.
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