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Review by Marv posted 07-28-2015 02:52 PM 3215 views 1 time favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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This is a great site for finding almost any old or discontinued tools
http://vintagemachinery.org/home.aspx

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#1 posted 07-30-2015 02:18 PM

it is a great sight with a ton of good info.

I found a manual for my old Craftsman (circa 1930s) jointer on there some time ago.

Lot’s to learn about who actually made the machines marketed under other names.

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#2 posted 08-19-2015 05:19 AM

My King Seely made Craftsman jointer is only from the 50s but I found the manual there, too. a valuable resource.
You can usually tell who made Sears stuff. The first three digits is the manufacturer. In my case, King Seely is 103.
There are extensive lists of these Sears supplier manufacturing codes to be found on line.

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