I am still stripping the base and dust chute, but i have the body of the jointer painted. The pork chop guard and some knobs. Unfortunatley many school shop jointers have the front table hand wheel removed so the students dont mess with it. So ...
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I was a little uncertain on how to go about stripping the layers of paint from this jointer. I think it had 4 coats of paint in some places. I ended up starting with a “friendly” paint stripper. Citristrip is the name of it. I was ...
I was thinking about buying a new jointer from grizzly. I even traveled to the showroom in Muncy, PA to look at them. But I ended up getting this from a school auction. I plan on stripping the old paint and painting it a shade of blue.
I found this workbench at an estate sale. It had 75 on it but I offered 20 for it and they took it. It was covered by all kinds of other stuff, and I don’t think the guy working really knew it was a workbench. I started on the legs an...