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by JPG
Tue Oct 04, 2022 7:16 pm
Forum: Maintenance and Repair
Topic: Lock Lever
Replies: 7
Views: 73

Re: Lock Lever

Also which lock levers?
by JPG
Tue Oct 04, 2022 7:14 pm
Forum: General Woodworking
Topic: SC Johnson Paste Wax
Replies: 9
Views: 118

Re: SC Johnson Paste Wax

The 'thing' about Johnson's 'original' paste floor wax was it did NOT include any anti skid additives. Currently that 'feature' is frowned upon for floor wax. So IMHO minwax paste finishing wax may be the preferred alternative. Trewax smells nicer though. Yes it seems to be 'firmer 'in the can(altho...
by JPG
Tue Oct 04, 2022 7:04 pm
Forum: Maintenance and Repair
Topic: Planer motor
Replies: 2
Views: 42

Re: Planer motor

Slow the feed rate.

Get a fan.

Turn up the AC.

Continuous use is not likely one of the initial design criteria. That said uncomfortable for a couple of seconds is not terribly hot.
by JPG
Tue Oct 04, 2022 7:00 pm
Forum: Maintenance and Repair
Topic: Mark VII a start and a long ways to go..
Replies: 96
Views: 2816

Re: Mark VII a start and a long ways to go..

To say nothing about the sheet metal flexing.
by JPG
Tue Oct 04, 2022 6:43 pm
Forum: Maintenance and Repair
Topic: Planer knives adjustment
Replies: 21
Views: 300

Re: Planer knives adjustment

I would attempt to get them adjusted to get the center equal to the ends.

THEN if unsuccessful proceed to option a and b.


P.S. I would be curious how the back edges align.

I wouid also be curious how the 'sharpener' mounted them for grinding.
by JPG
Mon Oct 03, 2022 11:53 pm
Forum: General Woodworking
Topic: MS 151 T C-E Chainsaw
Replies: 2
Views: 102

Re: MS 151 T C-E Chainsaw

Hmmmm!
by JPG
Mon Oct 03, 2022 11:24 pm
Forum: Maintenance and Repair
Topic: Planer knives adjustment
Replies: 21
Views: 300

Re: Planer knives adjustment

1) how wide(height) is the blade(bottom edge to cutting edge)? 2) the gauge is used by having the blade in position above the index mark where there is more clearance. The blade height is correct IF when rotated towards the index mark, is touches the gauge at the index mark. 3) the gauge Will RISE I...
by JPG
Mon Oct 03, 2022 11:03 pm
Forum: Beginning Woodworking
Topic: How to Mount a Band Saw Blade Upside Down!
Replies: 6
Views: 132

Re: How to Mount a Band Saw Blade Upside Down!

I think by letting it 'uncoil' itself, the possibility of becoming 'inside out' is possible.
by JPG
Sun Oct 02, 2022 10:13 pm
Forum: Beginning Woodworking
Topic: Just Finished My First Shopsmith Project
Replies: 18
Views: 1523

Re: Just Finished My First Shopsmith Project

Change password ?????
by JPG
Thu Sep 29, 2022 7:53 pm
Forum: Maintenance and Repair
Topic: Mark V Speed Control
Replies: 160
Views: 4994

Re: Mark V Speed Control

With a given length belt, the range of tracking will be similar on both pulleys. Without the high speed stop, the fully closed position of the pulleys(at opposite ends of the range) determines the limits. When the high speed stop is included the belt positioning is short of that fully closed motor p...