Having the same impressivebuild quality as the 14|12, the main differences for this BX model are
Solid one-piece Frame
Frame is heavier Gauge
Disc-Brake with Micro-Switch
The 21/2 HP TEFC braked motor provides adequate power for even the deepest cuts. There is a quick blade release tension lever that makes blade changing faster and this is complimented with an easy to view blade tension scale indicator to easily ensure correct tension set up.