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Forum topic by monteithd posted 01-12-2013 05:00 PM 884 views 0 times favorited 17 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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01-12-2013 05:00 PM

Found this jointer online. It comes with an extra set of knives. What would be a reasonable deal for this. The owner said it is 10 years old, but only has about 20 hours on it.

-- Daymond

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#1 posted 01-12-2013 05:04 PM

nice looking unit. what’s he asking?

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

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#2 posted 01-12-2013 05:07 PM

He said his bottom line is $350. That seems like a good deal. It is about 120 miles from me. I think it is worth the drive to check it out.

-- Daymond

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#3 posted 01-12-2013 05:10 PM

At that price, you better be on the road right now. He could easily get twice that.

-- Artisan Woodworks of Texas....

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#4 posted 01-12-2013 05:10 PM

That’s a total steal! (At least, it would be around these parts)

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#5 posted 01-12-2013 05:11 PM

I would think that this would be a good deal assuming everything works and that the tables and fence is flat.

-- Jesse, Saint Louis, Missouri

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#6 posted 01-12-2013 05:54 PM

ive never seen one of those half as nice for under $500!

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#7 posted 01-13-2013 01:26 AM

i hope you haven’t responded again because your jointing everything you can find.

-- It's made of wood. Real sturdy.--Chubbs Peterson

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#8 posted 01-13-2013 01:43 AM

run. do not walk, to get that jointer. hopefully, you’ll report back with pics of a newly acquired jointer.

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

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#9 posted 01-13-2013 01:45 AM

Unless there is some serious problem with the jointer, that is a great price. I have the same model built in 1999. I bought it used about five years ago and it has worked fine for me.

-- “And it's only the giving that makes you what you are. ” ― I. Anderson

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#10 posted 01-13-2013 01:51 AM

A steal!!!!

-- Art, Pittsburgh.

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#11 posted 01-13-2013 02:14 AM

Are you home yet with the stolen jointer ?

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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#12 posted 01-13-2013 02:24 AM

If I heard of a deal like that I’d rip the back pocket of my pants off trying to get my wallet out. It’s a steal at that price.

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#13 posted 01-13-2013 02:31 AM

I’d give him $600 easy!

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#14 posted 01-13-2013 03:15 AM

you better drive fast that would be worth a speedin ticket to me

-- Stevo, work in tha city woodshop in the country

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#15 posted 01-13-2013 04:18 AM

Talked to the seller extensively. Sounds like he has a smaller Jet Jointer that he uses nearly all of the time, making this one expendable. Going to pick it up tomorrow. Will post pictures when I get it back home. Thank you for all of the replies.

-- Daymond

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