Woodtek Sharpener

         I have worn out three crowbars trying to get my wallet open far enough to buy a new Makita 9820-2 sharpener (it's been on my wish list at Amazon since last October)
During this time I have used glass and sandpaper as well as a couple waterstones from Lee Valley and my planes and chisels are not scary sharp but they are at least pretty doggoned intimidating sharp. Problem is I have jointer and planer blades coming up for sharpening pretty soon so I guess I'll have to get off the pot.
I've bid on almost every makita sharpener that has come up on ebay in the last year but my limit is $150.00 for a used one and they always bring more than that.
Before I buy a mega-crowbar and take the plunge has anyone used the Woodtek sharpener?
It looks somewhat like the Makita and costs a lot less.
I checked with Mister Google and he has no info.
Thanxabunch
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they are a lot on ebay. I got some pretty good deals on mine but they just happened.

it is a POS. you can't buy a cheep sharpening tool and get good results. it has almost no tool rest and I bet it is underpowered and the stone sucks. I do everything freehand on the makita so it works well without tool rests. in this situation you could get away with a delta with a maktia wheel.
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