Bridgewood tools were sold by Wilke Machinery about 20 yrs? ago. They no longer sell that brand. It got high marks in an AWW review on jointers. I don't remember which issue. It's not a delta or powermatic, but it's solidly build for a non-US build tool. It comes with 4 knife cutterhead and a Baldor motor. It's a steal for $150.
Did you get it? $150 for an 8" Bridgewood is a steal, assuming it is in halfway decent condition. Bridgewood was still being sold about 10 years ago IIRC. Even if it requires $100 of parts and 8 hours of your time to get it running...I would love to find a deal like that.
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