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by wa2crk
Sun Nov 22, 2020 8:59 am
Forum: Maintenance and Repair
Topic: Drill Press Past 90 Dgrees
Replies: 49
Views: 2158

Re: Drill Press Past 90 Dgrees

If the work table is set 90 deg to the spindle then going slightly past vertical will not make any difference. The table will still be perpendicular to the spindle. Looks a bit funky but does not affect performance
Bill
by wa2crk
Fri Nov 20, 2020 2:30 pm
Forum: General Woodworking
Topic: Stair Baluster cane.
Replies: 9
Views: 2615

Re: Stair Baluster cane.

Is that a self portrait?? :D
Bill V
by wa2crk
Sun Nov 15, 2020 10:44 pm
Forum: Woodworking Tool Review
Topic: 12” hook & loop grit disks problem
Replies: 5
Views: 629

Re: 12” hook & loop grit disks problem

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Try this site for conversion discs. I have the 12" conversion for several years and it is still OK.
https://www.supergrit.com/products/prod ... conversion
Bill V
by wa2crk
Fri Nov 13, 2020 11:37 am
Forum: Maintenance and Repair
Topic: 1983 Model Mark V Slows Down and Trips Circuit Breaker
Replies: 8
Views: 681

Re: 1983 Model Mark V Slows Down and Trips Circuit Breaker

If the machine slows down and then trips the breaker I do not see a belt problem. If the belt was loose the motor should maintain speed but the blade should slow down. Tripping the breaker could be caused by the motor being overloaded and as result drawing excessive current causing the breaker to tr...
by wa2crk
Mon Nov 09, 2020 9:32 pm
Forum: General Woodworking
Topic: Introduction
Replies: 1
Views: 1043

Re: Introduction

Can you tell a bit more about yourself? We're a nosy bunch
Bill V
by wa2crk
Wed Nov 04, 2020 11:44 am
Forum: Maintenance and Repair
Topic: RF interference
Replies: 8
Views: 719

Re: RF interference

There is considerable RF noise coming from the Power Pro. I noticed it when I pulled my car into the garage with the AM radio on. I had a pulsing raspy sounding noise. When I unplugged the PP the noise stopped immediately. I was not able to determine if the noise was coming from the display or not. ...
by wa2crk
Mon Nov 02, 2020 12:23 pm
Forum: Maintenance and Repair
Topic: Mark V Caster Upgrade
Replies: 5
Views: 537

Re: Mark V Caster Upgrade

turn it upside down this way.
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Bill V
by wa2crk
Sun Nov 01, 2020 8:09 pm
Forum: Community
Topic: rockler dust collector
Replies: 1
Views: 252

rockler dust collector

Has anyone noticed the new Rockler dust collector on their website? It is called the dust rite 750 and has a price of $549.00 rite in the ballpark of the DC3300 but Rockler claims 750CFM air movement. Construction is similar to the DC3300 but the Rockler unit has a canister filter rather than the fi...
by wa2crk
Sun Nov 01, 2020 8:02 pm
Forum: Community
Topic: Good to be back!
Replies: 2
Views: 248

Re: Good to be back!

Glad to have it back
Bill V
by wa2crk
Mon Oct 26, 2020 12:07 pm
Forum: Maintenance and Repair
Topic: Kickback
Replies: 3
Views: 382

Re: Kickback

Everett Couple of years ago I also computed the velocity of a piece of stock coming off the saw blade during a kickback situation and came to the same conclusion. There other things that can cause kickback when using a table saw. I very often see some of our woodworking club members mark a piece of ...