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    Well this no-be is now a new-be. I picked up a craftsman 3" scroll saw at a pawnshop for $20. I have been looking for some thin blades to cut the letters I want and am having a hard time finding them. Bear woods has the super thin Pegas .010 x .068 with pin ends. I have been reading about Mike's Flying Dutchman blades and they appear to be the best by all acounts. Only problem is all are 5"

    Are the Ace hardware Pegas at 5/3.99 worth buying to try. I have seen much cheaper on the Bear Woods site 72/12.99 but would like to try my hnad now and don't want to wait for shipping.

    Any other suggestions for places to find 3"? I have looked everywhere on the net and I have no woodworking stores in town.

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    for the 3" blades check out this link http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00...lance&n=228013
    CAЯL HIRD-RUTTEЯ
    "proud member of the best scroll sawing forum on the net."
    Ryobi SC180VS scroll saw EX21

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    • #3
      You can get 3" blades here,

      http://www.woodparts.ca/Assets/produ...xid=315R5II3SB

      and here,

      http://www.sloanswoodshop.com/scroll_saw_blades.htm

      Personally I prefer the Pegas ones over any other brand but you could order some of each and you will soon find out which ones work best for you.

      W.Y.
      http://www.picturetrail.com/willyswoodcrafting

      The task ahead of us is never as great as the power behind us

      Delta P-20 Scroll Saw, 14" x 43" Craftex Wood Lathe and Jet 10" Mini Lathe .

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