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GMman

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dust4tears

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#1 posted 693 days ago

Last month I went to the Sears ‘clearance’ section and I got a 4 1/8” jointer/planer….for $40.(it normally sold for 250) So far it works like a champ.. the biggest issue I have found, is I cannot find 4” blades in my city. So, I will either have to buy 6” and cut them down, or order them offline~~

-- Ride hard or go home~

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#2 posted 692 days ago

Does it come with a large jug of WD40 ?

-- Dwight - "Free legal advice available - contact Dewey, Cheetam & Howe""

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shampeon

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#3 posted 692 days ago

Looks just like my King-Seely Craftsman from the 1930s. That’ll clean up nicely.

dust4tears: Freud sells 4 1/8” jointer knives, available online, for $15 or so.

-- ian | "You can't stop what's coming. It ain't all waiting on you. That's vanity."

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Moron

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#4 posted 692 days ago

many centuries ago I had the privilege of meeting a man who owned that tool

he was inspirational in teaching me

that I knew nothing

: ))

i think of him every time I see that microscopic jointer and all the “naysayers” who say you need this and that, to make this and that, with every excuse why u cant build something nice cuz you dont have “it”…… a big ass jointer……. BS.

i would have never believed such a small footprint could have changed my world so much.

Thanks for posting that

-- "Good artists borrow, great artists steal”…..Picasso

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Terry Ferguson

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#5 posted 690 days ago

Check with Lee Barker in this forum
he listed 4 1/8” knives a few hours ago
at a good price.

-- Terry Ferguson, Bend Oregon

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GMman

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#6 posted 690 days ago

MonteCrisco no need for W40 it’s all nice and clean and very heavy for the size no aluminum.

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