Rockwell RK7240 Table Saw Review
Looking for an affordable table saw?
On this page we will be taking a look at the Rockwell RK7240.1 13 Amp Table Saw. We will first examine the features of this model then compare both negative and positive reviews of this saw by actual customers.
Rockwell RK7240.1 Table Saw Description & Features
The Rockwell ShopSeries is a 13 amp, 10" table saw that is stable, portable, lightweight saw that weighs in at under 35 pounds and is perfect for anybody looking for an inexpensive saw for the home or workshop.
The Rockwell RK7240.1 comes with a effective 13 amp motor. You also get a sizeable table top that provides more than four hundred square inches of work area. The Rockwell RK7240 Table Saw also consists of a 10", blade with bevels to 45 degrees, which enable it to cut upwards 2.5 inches at 45 degrees and 3 inches at 90 degrees. It incorporates a rip fence, push stick, blade wrench, miter gauge, and push stick. It also includes a stand.
Additional features include simple blade adjustment, safety switch, dust-free table top, and a quick-release rip fence.
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Rockwell 10" 13 Amp Table Saw Features
Light-weight, portable, and simple to carry at only 33-pounds
Big safety on/off switch offers improved control and user protection
Strengthened cast aluminum table top provides increased balance and accuracy
Quick release rip fence for speedy and simple use
Thin-kerf tungsten carbide tipped blade for superior cutting effectiveness
Incorporated dust collection port allows for simple vacuum connection
Rockwell 10" RK7240.1 Table Saw Review
Sample Customer Reviews
Reviews of the Rockwell RK7240.1 are across the board. 53% of all reviews rate this table saw of 4 stars or better (out of 5) while 33% give it only 1 or 2 stars.
Positive Customer Reviews
Solid small hobby type machine. Comes packed perfectly, no missing or faulty parts. Fence is good for this price. No zero clearance slot available so dado's are tricky. Over all a winner
This is a well made table saw. For the price it is a great value.
Great table saw, perfect for many projects. Good power with 13 amps behind the 10 inch blade. Works great for household use and light field duty as well.
Negative Customer Reviews
Found overall quality poor, especially the accesories. Guide was tricky to clamp doen with any accuracy, blade vibration from the very start and in general, the product not worthy of tne namesake.
I bought this entry level saw for a simple, quick job. However I've already spent over 2 hours trying to put it together. It has what has to be the worst assembly instructions I have ever encountered.