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Forum topic by blackcherry posted 12-31-2011 06:21 PM 3478 views 0 times favorited 16 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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12-31-2011 06:21 PM

Just listed on C.L. this ageless beauty….

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#1 posted 12-31-2011 06:26 PM

Holy Moses that Is huge!!


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#2 posted 12-31-2011 06:28 PM

BC, if we lived closer we could go in on it! Then buy a power feeder and Bam were in the game. This looks like a real beauty! I was once at a fellow Lumberjocks shop and he had a 24 inch jointer with power rollers (feeders) and thought to myself man was a sweet machine! I through 300 Bd Ft of Blue Oak in no time then he str8 edged it all on a sliding table saw for me. I then went home to my humble shop :<(

Have a great New Yrs Buddy!! Let me know when you need help moving this LOL

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#3 posted 12-31-2011 06:41 PM

Pressing down on the board to be joined keeps it from flattening out :X

-- The mark of a good carpenter is not how few mistakes he makes, but rather how well he fixes them.

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#4 posted 12-31-2011 06:45 PM

Yes that is a huge jointer, thats to big for most hobby woodworkers shops.

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#5 posted 12-31-2011 07:40 PM

It power feeds it before the blade… Thx though

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#6 posted 12-31-2011 07:46 PM

I was about to start a forum entry on my 12in Silver manufacturing jointer I just picked up but this blows me out of the water. I just jumped into the old iron / big machine group. I think I’m in over my head and budget!!! This 24in machine is amazing!

-- "Man's ingenuity has outrun his intelligence" (Joseph Wood Krutch)

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#7 posted 12-31-2011 08:00 PM

BC, that would look nice in your shop. Remember to invite over a buddy to help you lift it. Should take but two of you and a couple minutes to move it. : )

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#8 posted 12-31-2011 08:03 PM

Wow Wilson! If you owned this and the wife sent you to the dog house, you could throw a mattress on it and sleep on it! After unplugging it for safety reasons of course.

-- On the eighth day God was back in His woodworking shop! Lenny, East Providence, RI

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#9 posted 12-31-2011 08:26 PM

What a beautiful looking machine. They have a 16” yates at the Door and window shop where I pick up scrap for the toy operation at the Mason Dixon Woodworkers.

They don’t even hold the board down. The wood is so heavy he just pushes it with one hand. They have a blade that takes carbide inserts 16” long. It does a great job in bringing their wood to flat.

I’ve got a buddy that refuses to use his 12” jointer because it’s too imposing to him

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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#10 posted 12-31-2011 09:44 PM

I want it!

-- Bert

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#11 posted 12-31-2011 09:49 PM

$5000! Sounds fair to me. What awesome recon.

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#12 posted 01-01-2012 04:21 PM

I think you’ll need a helicopter to move it

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#14 posted 01-02-2012 12:38 AM

piece85 thanks for the extra pics…what a transformation what a beauty…BC

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#15 posted 01-06-2012 05:33 AM

Here is a complete thread showing the restoration. Jeff is a good friend and does awesome work.

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