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Blog entry by MikeGo posted 09-21-2011 02:41 AM 769 reads 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I orderd a Grizzly G0656P and it will be here on thursday. I was going to buy a used 6” model and alot of people said they wish they had an 8” wide jointer. Well comeing from an old Craftsman 6 1/8 thats 1/2 hp to a 8” 3hp it`s a big jump for me. I guess ill skip the tent sale in P.A. ( spent my cash) till next time.

-- Mike, Marietta,ny



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Brett

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#1 posted 09-21-2011 06:18 AM

Congratulations! I am jealous. Maybe I can have a post like this one some day.

-- Hand Crafted by Brett Peterson John 3:16 http://www.TheCrookedNail.blogspot.com

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#2 posted 09-21-2011 06:29 AM

I’ve had great luck with Grizzly tools I hope it works out for you too. Enjoy!

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#3 posted 09-23-2011 01:54 AM

hum-bug! I recived two boxes , too tops of the jointer. I called ups and they took the second top back and are looking for the bottom of my jointer. Called Grrizzly and they are looking in to it, mite hear back friday or monday. the second top had a delivery adderess ,maybe they have two bottom`s there????. A big let down today.

-- Mike, Marietta,ny

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#4 posted 09-28-2011 02:42 AM

Well upsf found my base and I went and picked it up, man UPSF is a shakie outfit. but anyways it`s all set and works fine, I am glad I went with the 8”. This is very well built jointer, if all Grizzly tools are this well made I my sell my 14” jet bandsaw and upgrade to a 17-19” bandsaw.

-- Mike, Marietta,ny

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