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Forum topic by natenaaron posted 07-14-2014 04:44 PM 577 views 0 times favorited 6 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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07-14-2014 04:44 PM

I don’t know anything about this jointer, except that it appears to be in pretty good condition. It is obviously cleaned up as I suspect there are some very shallow rust pitting near the blade opening.

I paid $75 dollars for this and 2 13CF scuba tanks that are only 2 years old. The tanks are in immaculate condition and worth some cash but did Record make a decent plane that is usable?


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#1 posted 07-14-2014 04:51 PM

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#2 posted 07-15-2014 02:24 AM

The Record plane is absolutely usable. I have no idea on the value of the tanks, but the Record #7 is probably worth the $75 on its own.

-- Dave, Colonie, NY

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#3 posted 07-15-2014 02:23 PM

You got free scuba tanks with a nice jointer plane. Some eras were better than others for Record planes, but I’ve yet to see a poor example of a #7. Got a pic?

-- Happiness is like wetting your pants...everyone can see it, but only you can feel the warmth....

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#4 posted 07-15-2014 04:43 PM

Here are a couple pics. I have not cleaned it up yet.

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#5 posted 07-15-2014 04:44 PM

Looks great already….doesn’t appear to need much.

-- Happiness is like wetting your pants...everyone can see it, but only you can feel the warmth....

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#6 posted 07-16-2014 12:58 AM

Have the same plane works great no complaints

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