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mtkate

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06-22-2010 01:38 AM

Topic tags/keywords: mortise delta 14-651 chisel and bit

Here I am spending tons of time trying to get to Delta during business hours… researching on the internet… and I did not even bother to ask the experts!

I need to order a new 1/4” bit for my delta mortising machine model # 14-651 and by doing some search I know quite a few of you have it but could not find this question answered previously.

For the life of me, I cannot locate the part number for the chisel and bit! It’s certainly nowhere to be found on the delta site. When I called my tools shop, they wanted the part number as there are a variety of lengths of bits, etc. etc.

I think I located it (model # 17784) but before I go for it I wanted to know if someone else ordered it before. If you ordered other than a replacement – what brand/model did you order and did you like it?

Thanks in advance!


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#1 posted 06-22-2010 01:50 AM

Try here

http://www.woodcraft.com/Catalog/ProductPage.aspx?prodid=26262

and then click on related items

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#2 posted 06-22-2010 01:51 AM

Sorry, I use the Grizzly chisels in hollow mortiser. But you want a 17-908 by Delta.

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hairy

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#3 posted 06-22-2010 01:51 AM

Maybe it’s here?

http://www.acetoolrepair.com/parts-delta-for-14-651.html

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#4 posted 06-22-2010 02:01 AM

No Hairy – that was my problem. The chisels & bits that come with the mortiser are considered extras so they don’t show up in the parts list. I kept my manual of course, and it was nowhere in there.

Both Jim’s and UnionLabel are good direction. Looks like I need to order 143996 but I will ask about the 17908 as it seems to be a more “robust” version based on the price (it’s 3X the price of the 143996! Maybe that’s why I broke it so easily …. it died in maple).

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#5 posted 06-22-2010 02:14 AM

I just got a 1/4” hollow mortise chisel and bit from Lee Valley here:
http://www.leevalley.com/US/wood/page.aspx?p=53252&cat=1,180,42240,53317

It is not the cheapest and not the most expensive. So far, it has worked great in my Powermatic machine I am not sure what the requirements are for your Delta, but the LV page gives enough specifications that you should be able to tell if it would work.

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#6 posted 06-22-2010 02:21 AM

Try these:
http://www.leevalley.com/en/wood/page.aspx?c=&p=53252&cat=1,180,42240,53317

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#7 posted 06-22-2010 05:36 AM

The Lee Valley chisel will definately fit your Delta. I have the same machine.

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#8 posted 06-24-2010 12:48 AM

Thanks all. I finally got 10 minutes during the business day and ordered the 17-908 at my local retailer to fill the current need. I called Delta to validate that it was the pro grade. I will also look into a full new set with Lee Valley… And keep the default ones for soft wood.

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#9 posted 06-24-2010 01:13 AM

Personally , I’d just get the better one that I used all the time at Lee Valley and use the regular ones for rough stuff.
The diamond hones they sell are indispensable.

Bob

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mtkate

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#10 posted 06-24-2010 03:03 PM

I am even betting if I order from Lee Valley today, I will get the goods faster than my local tool shop will get the one stock part.

The last order I did from them – it was in my local post office in 3 days.

I’ll get the hone as well. I have Neil’s post about sharpening the hollow chisel bit favorited and ready to go.

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