|Forum topic by pendledad||posted 03-02-2013 01:47 PM||2606 views||0 times favorited||9 replies|
03-02-2013 01:47 PM
So I started tuning up the jointer yesterday. Unfortunately there is some pitting in the cast iron infeed table. I removed all the rust, then I tried to sand the bed smooth with some wet sandpaper. I think it is smooth enough now for operation, but the pitting left nasty stains.
The fence cleaned up perfectly. All the hardware just needed a good wire brush and some wd40. The stand will have to wait to be sandblasted.
Here is the before:
And cleaned up a bit:
Everything is sitting with a heavy coat of boeshield and then it will be waxed. I’ll probably buy a new anti vibration belt at hf.