SawStop

SawStop Sues Bosch over REAXX Table Saw
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SawStop Sues Bosch over REAXX Table Saw

Two well-known power tool companies prepare to duke it out in the parking lot. Read more

Tested SawStop Jobsite Table Saw
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Tested SawStop Jobsite Table Saw

This high-end portable saw will protect your fingers. Read more

Bosch Takes Aim at SawStop
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Bosch Takes Aim at SawStop

The REAXX portable table saw reacts when flesh touches the spinning blade, pulling... Read more

SawStop Jobsite Table Saw
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SawStop Jobsite Table Saw

Flesh-sensing safety technology will soon be available on portable models. Read more

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SawStop Suit Stopped: Tool Companies Escape With Only a Nick

A federal judge dismissed an antitrust lawsuit charging most of the world’s table saw makers with conspiracy and group boycott. Read more

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Stephen Colbert's Take on a Dangerously Safe Tool

According to Comedy Central's Stephen Colbert, a bunch of 'digit coddlers' are ruining this country by attempting to mandate the use of table saws that are so safe they could be dangerous. Read more

Sawstop Prefossional Cabinet Saw
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Sawstop Prefossional Cabinet Saw

SawStop has introduced a new 3-hp 230-volt Professional Cabinet Saw aimed at... Read more

2008 Editors' Choice: SawStop Contractor Saw
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2008 Editors' Choice: SawStop Contractor Saw

SawStop's revolutionary blade brake won an Editors' Choice Award in 2001 when it... Read more

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Sawstop Blade-Stopping Cabinet Saw
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Sawstop Blade-Stopping Cabinet Saw

SawStop's innovative blade-stopping cabinet saw is popular with furniture makers... Read more

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Dead Stop

Steve Gass is out to change the tool world in a big way. The Portland, Ore., inventor is a woodworker and patent attorney who holds a Ph.D. in physics. His new safety device for table saws could mean the difference between a Band-Aid and an amputation. You've got to see Gass's SawStop in action to believe it. The electrically controlled super brake stops a full-speed table saw blade within 1/4 of a revolution when it comes in contact with a finger--even with a feed-rate as high as 60 feet per minute. Gass likens his invention to automotive airbags. Read more

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