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Band Saw


Record Power

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United Kingdom

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  • Record Power BS250 Bandsaw
  • Record Power BS250 Bandsaw Fence
  • Record Power BS250 Bandsaw Table
  • Record Power BS250 Bandsaw Guides
  • Record Power BS250 Bandsaw Trunnion
Power: 200 W Max cutting height: 120 mm
Table size: 315 x 350 mm Max cutting width: 240 mm
Wheel Diameter: 250 mm Blade length: 1785 mm
Blade width: 6 - 13 mm Working height: 370 mm
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The Record Power BS250 is a 10 inch bandsaw, and the cheapest of the two 10-inch bandsaws made by Record Power. It is very similar and size and looks to the Sabre 250, but cheaper, lower build quality, and has less features.

It is still quite a solid bandsaw that is a clear step above plastic entry-level models.


The fence of the BS250 is probably its biggest weakness, as it simply doesn’t look very tight and can’t be finely adjusted. The Sabre 250 on the other hand has a sturdy fence that can be finely adjusted and put in a high and low position. Some people upgrade the BS250 fence to an aftermarket one, as can be seen in this video.


The guides are simple bearings that need to be adjusted with a hex key. In contrast, on the Sabre 250, you can adjust the guides without any tools and position them by hand thanks to integrated springs. Still, once you set them up properly they should function properly on the BS250 as well.

North American Equivalent

This exact bandsaw is also sold in North America under the Rikon brand. The Rikon 10-305 is 100% the same as the BS250, except for the paint.

Machine Atlas Verdict

Decent bandsaw for people on a limited budget. If you have the money to spend, the upgrade to the Sabre 250 is well worth it.

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What we don't like

  • Lacks many features
  • Not the best build quality
  • Fence not very sturdy
  • Guides need to be adjusted with allen keys

What we like

  • Reasonably priced
  • Better quality than the cheapest bandsaws
  • Small footprint, easy to store away


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  1. record bs250 how many feet per minute does blade travel and will it cut metal with correct blade

    Ron Sealey

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Detailed Specifications

All the specs and options for the Record Power BS250 Bandsaw

Working height370 mm
Weight (standard configuration)29 kg
Total height850 mm
Total width300 mm
Motor Voltage1x 230V
Motor Frequency50 Hz
Extra Features and Options
Metal stand with wheelsOption
Band Saw
Maximum Cutting Height120 mm
Maximum Cutting Width240 mm
Table size315 x 350 mm
Band Saw blade
Blade length1785 mm
Blade width6 - 13 mm

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