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    Decades ago I worked in a glass shop. One of my...

    Decades ago I worked in a glass shop. One of my main jobs was to make the aluminum frames for commercial buildings and installing them. 80/20 seams to have name recognition but there's other brands...
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    When I had the same issue as Roger (described...

    When I had the same issue as Roger (described above) I was finding shavings on the sheet metal below the rollers. As the sharp edge shaved it off it would fall down below the table. You might want...
  3. When I started getting into woodworking I would...

    When I started getting into woodworking I would use decimals. That's mainly because I was use to working with fractions and US tape measures. What I found was that I was spending too much time...
  4. Sticky: I can always use another mobile base.

    I can always use another mobile base.
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    Here are the settings I'm using. 436799

    Here are the settings I'm using.
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    If you don't have one get a dial indicator with a...

    If you don't have one get a dial indicator with a magnetic base (or something like Grizzly's Rotacator). Since pretty much all 4 post planers are the same you can try the setting from Powermatic vs...
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    The top terminal on the main transformer is for...

    The top terminal on the main transformer is for the 230v power coming in. Wires 1 and 2 need to be connected to the lower terminal.

    Do you have a way of easily transporting it? It looks like...
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    Unfortunately there's so much that's wired...

    Unfortunately there's so much that's wired differently than the schematic that I would try to fix parts of it. Simply put sooner or later you may get unlucky and something will end up being shorted...
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    According to the schematic on the door the S wire...

    According to the schematic on the door the S wire shouldn't go to fuse #2. That's a problem. It should wrap around the current sensing transformer (the round one), go to the left most contactor,...
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    Update us with a review once you get it set up.

    Update us with a review once you get it set up.
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    I'm getting old. I can remember when Harbor...

    I'm getting old. I can remember when Harbor Freight sold Century electric motors. I think they were made in Mexico or some other non Chinese factory. A 5hp motor cost less than $100 bucks. If I...
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    Here's my best guess on wiring. On the large...

    Here's my best guess on wiring. On the large contactor the two black wires (I can't see any markings on them), one red (1L1) and the other white (5L3) should be connected to terminals 2T1 and 6T3. ...
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    Did the PO have employees? It's possible that an...

    Did the PO have employees? It's possible that an employee thought that it was a planer that could take 1/8" off in one pass. The fact that they did both the sander and the conveyor tells me they...
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    According to the schematic if fuse 1 is removed...

    According to the schematic if fuse 1 is removed and it runs then M1 AND M2 are either bypassed or the contacts are stuck. I can't see both of them going bad at the same time. Normally when they go...
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    As someone who's been looking for pieces to fill...

    As someone who's been looking for pieces to fill in gaps for several years now my advice is to stick to what's in your driving range. Shipping will quickly add to the costs. With new equipment the...
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    Most likely your motor will have two capacitors. ...

    Most likely your motor will have two capacitors. One for starting and one for running. If you say it's tripping the breaker even after spinning the motor to help it get going it could be the run...
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    My idea was to make a spindle out of more than...

    My idea was to make a spindle out of more than one species of wood. At the same time not to loose strength. I mentioned the rocker so that it might help make it clear what sorts of stresses are...
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    Does this saw do everything you want or would a...

    Does this saw do everything you want or would a newer saw actually help you be more productive? A new Saw Stop would be great but it sounds like your budget isn't going to allow it. But spending to...
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    When the machine is unplugged are the small...

    When the machine is unplugged are the small square blocks in the center of the contactors (lower right side of the box) out? When they are turned on an electromagnet pulls them in. They should be...
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    Thinking of making a rocking chair

    The title says what I'm trying to do. As for the turning part of it I was thinking about turning things like the stretchers and spindles out of multiple species. Since I don't want to compromise...
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    You might want to try to put a piece in wood...

    You might want to try to put a piece in wood shavings (or something else) to get something to compare to. A microwave would work too. With a microwave you could just dry a similar sized piece from...
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    I've often looked at shipping equipment as I've...

    I've often looked at shipping equipment as I've seen some things in auctions that I would like. But finding someone who can package a machine correctly and ship it has always been one of the biggest...
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    I don't have the BX18 (almost but Grizzly offered...

    I don't have the BX18 (almost but Grizzly offered a sale first) but I question how well it can handle a 1 1/4" blade. My Grizzly said it can also do a 1 1/4" blade but I went with a 1" just because...
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    I'm sure others will say how it's a great deal...

    I'm sure others will say how it's a great deal and others who will say it's over priced. But you know the owner and it comes with some belts. I believe you could get most, if not all of your money...
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    I've seen a number of people complain that they...

    I've seen a number of people complain that they got something used from Amazon lately. I'm thinking it's people buying something, using it once, and then returning it. Maybe in the past Amazon...
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