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Forum topic by WmWalkerCo posted 10-11-2016 11:28 PM 234 views 0 times favorited 5 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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WmWalkerCo

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10-11-2016 11:28 PM

Hey guys and gals,

I’m trying to help my dad find some knives for his now obsolete Hitachi P13F planer. Seems they discontinued the blades and I was wondering if anyone else knows if another brand might work or where to find some new old stock.

Thanks!

-Will

-- Will Walker, Wm. Walker Co., http://www.wmwalkercompany.com


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bigblockyeti

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#1 posted 10-11-2016 11:30 PM

Are they dowel located or solid knives like many larger planers use? If they aren’t proprietary then you could have some made that shouldn’t be too expensive. Grizzly has a variety of widths that can be ordered.

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WmWalkerCo

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#2 posted 10-11-2016 11:35 PM

unfortunately they are dowel located (they’ve got singular oblong slots located about an inch and a half from either end.)

-- Will Walker, Wm. Walker Co., http://www.wmwalkercompany.com

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MrUnix

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#3 posted 10-11-2016 11:37 PM

A quick google search turns up lots of places to get them.

Search: Hitachi P13F knives

Cheers,
Brad

-- Brad in FL - To be old and wise, you must first be young and stupid

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WmWalkerCo

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#4 posted 10-11-2016 11:57 PM

A lot of dead links or links to the wrong thing, BUT Powertec still makes them! Ordered! Thanks Guys!

-- Will Walker, Wm. Walker Co., http://www.wmwalkercompany.com

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HokieKen

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#5 posted 10-12-2016 02:18 PM



A lot of dead links or links to the wrong thing, BUT Powertec still makes them! Ordered! Thanks Guys!

- WmWalkerCo

Better order some extra if they were that hard to find.

-- Kenny, SW VA, Go Hokies!!!

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