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Christmas again...

by AZWoody
posted 01-25-2017 11:38 PM


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AandCstyle

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#1 posted 01-25-2017 11:51 PM

Woody, congratulations on the aircraft carrier. :D

-- Art

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AZWoody

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#2 posted 01-25-2017 11:53 PM



Woody, congratulations on the aircraft carrier. :D

- AandCstyle

You know? Aside from making everything as original as possible, I might just paint carrier markings on the top. That would be the icing on the cake :)

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KelleyCrafts

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#3 posted 01-26-2017 12:13 AM

I know when I get slabs from the AZWoody mill I expect S1S!!! I should be able to handle the other 3 sides myself. lol

Congrats friend. Looking forward to checking those out in person.

-- Dave - http://kelleycrafts.com/ - pen blanks - knife scales - turning tools

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GR8HUNTER

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#4 posted 01-26-2017 01:17 AM

A MASSIVE JOINTER…....very nice …didn’t come from pa. where I live …..Hope your happy with it :<))

-- Tony---- Reinholds,Pa.------ REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN

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jobewan

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#5 posted 01-26-2017 01:23 AM

Wow Woody – that is one huge jointer. Your Misses can iron on it! (Is that chauvinistic?). Nice find Woody – tell me, is that a 3 phase motor, and if so, how much did it cost to get 3 phase, or the equivalent in inverters? I have always wanted larger planers and jointers, but anythi8ng beyond 8” is 3 phase, and I am in my garage. Space is a premium.

Anyway – congrats! Great find.

Joe

-- Measure Twice, Cut Once - throw it in the woodpile, start over...

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AZWoody

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#6 posted 01-26-2017 02:07 AM


Woody, congratulations on the aircraft carrier. :D

- AandCstyle

You know? Aside from making everything as original as possible, I might just paint carrier markings on the top. That would be the icing on the cake :)

- AZWoody

I guess that means I need to raise my prices, haha.


Wow Woody – that is one huge jointer. Your Misses can iron on it! (Is that chauvinistic?). Nice find Woody – tell me, is that a 3 phase motor, and if so, how much did it cost to get 3 phase, or the equivalent in inverters? I have always wanted larger planers and jointers, but anythi8ng beyond 8” is 3 phase, and I am in my garage. Space is a premium.

Anyway – congrats! Great find.

Joe

- jobewan

I’m lucky in that my shop already had 3 phase in it. This is the first machinery I have purchased that’s 3 phase but if other good deals come up, I’m sure I’ll continue.

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KelleyCrafts

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#7 posted 01-26-2017 06:06 AM

Jobewan, AZWoody is spoiled. His shop is 4 times the size of my 20×20 shop and his lumber storage is even bigger, and it’s filled. Not to mention the massive tree trunks sitting around waiting to get thrown through the mill. Oh, I’m not jealous or anything <sarcasm>. At least he gives me crazy good prices.

-- Dave - http://kelleycrafts.com/ - pen blanks - knife scales - turning tools

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BulldogLouisiana

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#8 posted 01-26-2017 12:01 PM



Wow Woody – that is one huge jointer. Your Misses can iron on it! (Is that chauvinistic?).

Joe

- jobewan

I mean it’s not not chauvinistic. It’s probably right out of the brochure though, I mean who doesn’t equate a huge jointer with the little lady of the house ironing on it.

Cool jointer Woody. My buddy is getting a 16” Oliver restored right now. I can’t wait to use it :).

-- There are 10 types of people in the world. Those who understand binary and those who don't.

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Fred Hargis

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#9 posted 01-26-2017 12:23 PM

That is so awesome! Congrats….

-- Our village hasn't lost it's idiot, he was elected to congress.

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BurlyBob

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#10 posted 01-26-2017 04:39 PM

Holy Cow that a big beast. I’m looking forward to seeing your photos after you restore it. That’s an amazing tool.

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KelleyCrafts

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#11 posted 01-26-2017 05:18 PM

I don’t know if most of you realize it but there’s two in these photos. One 20” and one 16”. Hence “spoiled”

-- Dave - http://kelleycrafts.com/ - pen blanks - knife scales - turning tools

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AZWoody

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#12 posted 01-26-2017 05:49 PM



Jobewan, AZWoody is spoiled. His shop is 4 times the size of my 20×20 shop and his lumber storage is even bigger, and it s filled. Not to mention the massive tree trunks sitting around waiting to get thrown through the mill. Oh, I m not jealous or anything . At least he gives me crazy good prices.

- ki7hy

And still not enough room….

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alittleoff

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#13 posted 01-26-2017 06:08 PM

WOW!!!!!!!!
Some people are just lucky
Gerald

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AZWoody

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#14 posted 01-26-2017 06:11 PM



WOW!!!!!!!!
Some people are just lucky
Gerald

- alittleoff

Some luck and a lot of waiting and searching. I spent the better part of a year checking ebay, craigslist and other machinery auctions. Where I live there is nothing in the way of old woodworking machines. I’m definitely unlucky in that regards :(

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Aj2

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#15 posted 01-27-2017 05:26 AM

Nice machine love the big red motor.
I too spend over a year looking for and at jointers till I found or it found me?
Oliver 166.

Aj

-- Aj

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bigblockyeti

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#16 posted 01-27-2017 05:49 AM

I have a 12” Crescent and it’s still sometimes just not quite wide enough, a 24” now that would be awesome! Some time ago I found a video, probably on YouTube, that I just can’t find anywhere now of a 36” jointer. If memory serves me correctly they were using it for something pertaining to ship building in one of the wars.

-- "Lack of effort will result in failure with amazing predictability" - Me

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