Skil 3410-02 Table Saw Review

If you’re in the market for a new table saw but don’t want to break the bank then you’ll want to continue reading this review of the Skil 3410-02.  Cheap does not always mean poor quality because it all depends on what you’re going to use it for and the Skil 3410-02 is one of the most popular affordable options. Now I’ll go over the features and the benefits, as well as the drawbacks of this saw…

Skil 3410-02 Table Saw Features

The 3410-02 is a saw known for being made of strong materials, which is great cause it helps the whole saw to be stable during those big cuts.  It’s portable despite being a bit heavy.  You can collapse it thanks to the foldable stand. It weighs 67 pounds and there are no wheels, so you’ll need to take that into consideration if you need something that can be moved easily.

The 120 volt is 15 amp for some solid power.  It is 5000 rpm should be enough to help with a lot of peoples projects. The cast aluminum top is great for making the wood slide over with ease.  The specs of the saw are 28.9 x 13 x 20.9 inches giving it a fairly compact but powerful feel.

The tool has a rip capacity of  12 and 24.5 inches when you think (left and right). A 10-inch blade powers the cut here and this saw can cut anywhere up to 3-1/2 inches deep on a right angle and 2-1/2 inches deep at a 45-degree angle.  Accurate cuts with this saw are possible because there is a self-aligning fence that helps every cut to be pretty accurate. Clear markings are helpful for beginners to start cutting easily without making major errors.

When it comes to safety there is a blade guard and a riving knife to help prevent kickback from happening.  The guard has a quick detach feature so you can change blades fast.  There’s also onboard storage where you can keep it and other attachments.

Pros

  • Affordable but still good
  • Strong motor
  • Onboard storage capabilities
  • Sturdy build
  • Self-aligning fence

Cons

  • No wheels
  • Might be a bit heavy to carry around

The Verdict

If you’re looking for an entry-level option that isn’t too pricy then this is a good option for you.  The Skil 3410-02 is a table saw that should be on your radar.  It has lots of power and accuracy in an affordable and safe package. Return home –  http://thesawcritic.com.