Updated May 13, 2018 by Sam Kraft

The 8 Best Scroll Saws

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Where a standard jigsaw is a bit too powerful for delicate cuts and a hand coping saw requires a lot of physical effort, a quality scroll saw will allow you to slice curves and intricate patterns into wood and other materials without fatiguing your arm. Thanks to the fine width of its reciprocating blade, woodworkers and hobbyists alike will enjoy reliable control and precision. When users buy our independently chosen editorial picks, we may earn commissions to support our work. Skip to the best scroll saw on Amazon.

8. Wen 3920

7. Craftsman Speed

6. Dremel Moto-Saw

5. General International BT8007

4. Delta Power 40

3. Shop Fox W1713

2. DeWalt DW788

1. General International Ex-16


Sam Kraft
Last updated on May 13, 2018 by Sam Kraft

In addition to his corporate career as a marketing and communications professional in Chicago, Sam runs a popular blog that focuses on the city’s flourishing craft beer and brewery scene. He received his degree in journalism from DePaul University (which spurred his interest in freelance writing) and has since spent years developing expertise in copywriting, digital marketing and public relations. A lifetime of fishing, hiking and camping trips has left him well-versed in just about any outdoors-related topic, and over several years spent working in the trades during his youth, he accumulated a wealth of knowledge about tools and machinery. He’s a travel junkie, a health and fitness enthusiast, and an avid biker.


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