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Band Blade Grinder
« on: November 12, 2003, 06:04:53 PM »
I am in the need for a new band blade grinder.I have looked at the Dino ,Baker,Hudson and Cook's grinders. Are there any other grinders out there that I have not mentioned ?
  What brands are you do it yourself guys using ?
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Re: Band Blade Grinder
« Reply #1 on: November 12, 2003, 06:05:59 PM »
Wood Mizer.

I like Cooks too.
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Re: Band Blade Grinder
« Reply #2 on: November 12, 2003, 06:17:25 PM »
I send mine out but Suffolk is good I am told

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Re: Band Blade Grinder
« Reply #3 on: November 12, 2003, 06:25:26 PM »
 I have the dino, works good, after I learned to set it up  :D.
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Re: Band Blade Grinder
« Reply #4 on: November 12, 2003, 06:48:40 PM »
I'm with Ed, using Dino. Infinitly adjustable but not easy to figure out ???
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Re: Band Blade Grinder
« Reply #5 on: November 13, 2003, 04:45:39 AM »
I sharpen blades for customers, I use Cooks Cat Claw with Timberwolf Dual Tooth Setter.
I considered the Dino, but too many people said it was a little complicated to set-up.
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Re: Band Blade Grinder
« Reply #6 on: November 13, 2003, 06:37:56 AM »
Tom,
I use a grinder made by Wright Tool. It works well. For setting I use a Cooks Catclaw and that works very well.

I also know that Logmaster resells the Wright grinder, and a setter setup on their own table.

http://www.wrightools.com/w37abg.htm
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