I just bought a Delta Rockwell Crescent 8 inch jointer and need some parts.
The serial number is 7118-a and I believe it is a model 37-300. There is a
round 4 knife cutter head that is missing all of the knives, throat blocks,
and retaining screws. I called Delta and a couple of the people that
advertise old parts and could not find them. Does any one have an old head
that they removed or maybe sketches of the parts so I can make them?
I called Delta and they did try but told me all of the parts I needed except
for the knives were no longer available. I called Ed Keating at JES tech and
he will not be back until the 4th. I found a site (from OWM) that has
exploded views and some parts for these things and the parts list say these
parts are no long available. They will supply a whole new cutter head for
$800. I did find some patent drawings showing what the parts might look
like. There is one very nice person who owns one of these and he will make a
drawing of the throat blocks for me. I don't know what the rest of the parts
I am seriously thinking about buying that head and trying to adapt it. While
I had Delta on the phone I asked one of the techs if it would fit and he
said no. I am considering it though anyway.
HomeOwnersHub.com is a website for homeowners and building and maintenance pros. It is not affiliated with any of the manufacturers or service providers discussed here.
All logos and trade names are the property of their respective owners.