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gfadvm

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06-18-2012 04:13 PM

Topic tags/keywords: jointer blades

This has turned into a nightmare! I have spent hours on the phone and computer with no luck. I found one place that sells the blades individually for $17 a blade which seems high to me. My jointer is #JP06101. If anyone has bought blades for this jointer, PLEASE reply or send me a pm. Thank you.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm


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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 06-18-2012 04:16 PM

Not good. Hate it when they don’t carry blades where the equipment was sold.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#2 posted 06-18-2012 04:20 PM

Checked out Amazon,

Might find a source here?

http://www.amazon.com/POWERTEC-HSS-Knives-Ridgid-Jointer/dp/B002DA80RK/ref=pd_cp_hi_0

good hunting

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#3 posted 06-18-2012 04:35 PM

I couldn’t find blades for my jointer either. I researched and found this company. They will cut any size blades you need, even carbide. All you need are the measurements. Hope this helps.
Smokey

John Kluge

Global Tooling

1203 Ocean St.

Eugene, OR 97402

Ph: 541-302-1366

Fx: 541-484-4854

Em: john @globaltooling.net

www.globaltooling.com

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Greg..the Cajun Box Sculptor

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#4 posted 06-18-2012 04:38 PM

Andy… Here are some Freud blades that will fit your Ridgid jointer.
http://www.amazon.com/Freud-C400-8-Inch-Jointer-Knives/dp/B00004RK6T/ref=pd_bxgy_hi_text_c

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#5 posted 06-18-2012 04:45 PM

Wisconsin knife works.

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Don W

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#6 posted 06-18-2012 05:15 PM

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#7 posted 06-18-2012 05:20 PM

tools today, they carry all amana knives and router bits just measure the knife and look at their chart or you could just give me the dimensions and i will make them for you.

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Tennessee

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#8 posted 06-18-2012 05:26 PM

Available right here…probably the place you found earlier. High because the unit has been discontinued for almost four years.

http://www.ereplacementparts.com/ridgid-jp06101-jointerplaner-parts-c-7929_8166_8200.html

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#9 posted 06-18-2012 06:27 PM

They will cut any size blades you need, even carbide. All you need are the measurements.smokey1945

Correction, they will cut almost any size blade you need. I asked them about knives for my Makita and they said they don’t do them. Otherwise, I’ve heard nothing but good about them (my lumberyard guy orders from them).

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#10 posted 06-18-2012 06:42 PM

http://www.holbren.com/jointer-planer-knives/ , This is who I buy all my jointer and planer blades from, best prices around

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#11 posted 06-18-2012 09:39 PM

I couldn’t help ya like all the above, but, thnx everyone for all the links. Surely, if ever needed will be nice to have.

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#12 posted 06-18-2012 10:07 PM

+1 on the Holbren knives.

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gfadvm

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#13 posted 06-19-2012 01:03 AM

Thanks for all the help. You guys are the best! I ordered the Freud blades Greg linked just this minute. Paul, that e replacement wanted over twice as much as the Freud blades and my jointer is only 3 years old .I’m keeping all this info for the future though.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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#14 posted 06-19-2012 02:58 AM

Don’t hesitate to send your existing blades out to be sharpened Andy…. you should be able to get several turns out of them.

In my limited experience, jointer blades are pretty unniversal. Just measure the length, width and thickness.

Good luck!

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gfadvm

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#15 posted 06-19-2012 03:01 AM

ssnvet- I’m so cheap, I even have my Diablo saw blades and ‘disposable’ planer blades sharpened. The jointer blades will go to the grinder as soon as I get the new ones.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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