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Forum topic by brian3 posted 08-21-2015 10:56 PM 630 views 0 times favorited 5 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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08-21-2015 10:56 PM

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Mostly a lurker, but ran into deal to make an offer on some old power tools, unfortunately the planer has nothing to ID it. Would like to know make and value ( in excellent condition), 12”. Pics attached. Also has a Holland Aire-U-Well foot operated mortiser, in like new condtion with one bit. Anybody know a fair value and whether the bits were manufacturer specific, like Craftsman? Sorry, no pics.

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#1 posted 08-22-2015 12:27 AM

Just taking a guess, first impression is that it’s a 12” Parks planer. Go to and look through the manufacturer photos. Nice looking planer.

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#2 posted 08-22-2015 12:57 AM


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#3 posted 08-22-2015 01:10 AM

Looks like a Parks to me as well. I have a one-humper and it’s very solid.

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#4 posted 08-22-2015 01:46 AM

Man you guys are good. Thanks. OWWM had all the info for the parks but no manufacture listing for the mortiser. I’ll see if I can get pics tomorrow and post.

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#5 posted 08-22-2015 12:21 PM

Great planer.

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