Where Did the Ridgid JP0610 Go?

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Forum topic by Joe posted 05-21-2012 08:49 PM 2956 views 0 times favorited 6 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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05-21-2012 08:49 PM

Does anyone know why the Ridgid JP0610 stationary jointer is no longer available? Is a replacement model in the works?

If I can’t get anything in that price range (~$350) except a bench top jointer, I was thinking of moving up to the Grizzly G0452. I hate to start a discussion about the best 6” jointer but…. anyone care to comment on that choice?

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#1 posted 05-21-2012 09:36 PM

I was going to suggest the 6” Rikon, model 20-100, used to be $360. Then they modified the controls and called it the 20-110 for $450. I just checked and they have all been discontinued in favor of the planer/jointer combo machines. Too bad, I really like my little 20-100.

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#2 posted 05-21-2012 09:38 PM

The 452 is s solid machine and on my list.
Go for the “P” versions and save a few more bucks. It’s the same as the regular one, just purdy polar bear white.

-- He who dies with the most tools... dies with the emptiest wallet.

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#3 posted 05-21-2012 11:55 PM

The Ridgid model just seems to have disappeared. Don’t know why as it got good reviews and it is a solid little jointer.

Mine is a couple of years old and I really like it. Too bad it is no longer available. Good machine for its price point.

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#4 posted 05-22-2012 01:38 PM

Looks like maybe they changed the model number

Its no longer on the HD website, maybe since they started reselling granite city they dropped these?

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#5 posted 05-23-2012 02:16 PM

i like my ridgid jointer but anybody who pays $700 to buy that jointer from amazon needs to have his head examined!

-- there's a solution to every just have to be willing to find it.

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#6 posted 06-05-2012 08:34 PM

In case anyone is interested…. I emailed Ridgid and a rep replied that the JP0610 has been discontinued and there are no plans to release a new 6” jointer.

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