Now This Is a Jointer

  • Advertise with us

« back to Woodworking Trade & Swap forum

Forum topic by blackcherry posted 12-31-2011 06:21 PM 3563 views 0 times favorited 16 replies Add to Favorites Watch
View blackcherry's profile


3338 posts in 4060 days

12-31-2011 06:21 PM

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

16 replies so far

View laxbograt's profile


76 posts in 2664 days

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

Holy Moses that Is huge!!


View Ken90712's profile


17614 posts in 3426 days

#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!"

View TCCcabinetmaker's profile


932 posts in 2592 days

#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.

View Beginningwoodworker's profile


13345 posts in 3910 days

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

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

View Ken90712's profile


17614 posts in 3426 days

#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!"

View BTKS's profile


1989 posts in 3702 days

#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)

View ShaneA's profile


7064 posts in 2836 days

#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. : )

View Lenny's profile


1616 posts in 3764 days

#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

View Karson's profile


35152 posts in 4638 days

#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. Appomattox Virginia †

View b2rtch's profile


4868 posts in 3286 days

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

I want it!

-- Bert

View mcase's profile


446 posts in 3366 days

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

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

View Roger's profile


20965 posts in 3041 days

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

I think you’ll need a helicopter to move it

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

View pierce85's profile


508 posts in 2800 days

#13 posted 01-01-2012 10:56 PM

View blackcherry's profile


3338 posts in 4060 days

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

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

View MedicKen's profile


1615 posts in 3699 days

#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.

-- My job is to give my kids things to discuss with their

showing 1 through 15 of 16 replies

Have your say...

You must be signed in to reply.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics