Planer blades???

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Forum topic by WoodworkingGeek posted 05-25-2011 05:19 PM 1387 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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05-25-2011 05:19 PM

I have a 12’’ 1/2’’ planer and the blades on the planer are terribly dull so I looked on sears parts but they no longer sell the blades. I tryed sharpening them but did not secede. So can I buy different planer blades from a different planer such a HFT planer?? And the model number is 351.23373
Thanks for your help!!

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#1 posted 05-25-2011 05:24 PM

Have you considered just having the current blades sharpened?

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#2 posted 05-25-2011 05:32 PM

It depends. Post up the Make and Model of the planer in question, that information will help in tracking down the knives… There is a good amount of after market stuff available for the common machines, and a lot of machines share knives, and can swap back and forth…

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#3 posted 05-25-2011 07:26 PM

Have you asked if blades for newer models will work for your model?

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#4 posted 05-26-2011 05:05 AM

I have my “disposable” Ridgid planer blades sharpened professionally. It costs 25$ a set [new are 30$] but the resharpened ones cut better and stay sharp longer than the new ones.

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