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Posted in thread: Universal motors... on 03-18-2017 at 09:07 PM
Hi Pete,....loud bang as one of the end caps shot off.Rof}I can remember that happening a few
times in the past. Scares the pants right off when the shop is nice and quiet and then....
Posted in thread: Universal motors... on 03-18-2017 at 05:14 PM
Hello Baron, I copied the schematic from the factory manual. I've also seen that cap in other
schematics and referred to as a shock protection capacitor. These seem to be unique to double
Posted in thread: Universal motors... on 03-18-2017 at 04:25 AM
I agree that the caps aren't necessary. I would like to have them "just
Posted in thread: Universal motors... on 03-17-2017 at 10:21 PM
Hokay, I've got one for ya'll: I have a hand held power tool I'm resurecting and it's missing a
capacitor. See the schematic attached (I hope!)Parts are not available for this unit. It runs
Posted in thread: Bittersweet lucky south bend lathe on 03-14-2017 at 06:06 AM
Sorry to hear of your friends passing. Congratulations on your 'new' lathe!If you haven't
already, check out this site: anything SB is covered there and there are some ex-SB guys who
look in regularl...
Posted in thread: Unable to make predictable cuts on 02-13-2017 at 10:19 PM
Baron,I am using an carbide indexable bit in a Phase 2 QCTP but I have tried othersXD351, I am
locking the cross slide and I have put a DTI on the carriage and tried moving it around and see
Posted in thread: South Bend lathe clutch screw on 01-28-2017 at 10:42 PM
Try posting your request here: are a number of SB parts guys on there.Pete
Posted in thread: South Bend Tailstock info needed... on 01-27-2017 at 11:51 PM
Jim, that turns out to be how it is... A guy on another board found the diagram and posted it
Posted in thread: South Bend Tailstock info needed... on 01-27-2017 at 10:38 PM
I'm looking for the parts diagram for the hand lever tail stock used on 9" and 10" machines.
This is NOT the tail stock with the turret built in on the front but the tail stock with the
hand lever mec...
Posted in thread: Schmidt Water Pressure Engine on 12-24-2016 at 07:55 PM
Sweet engine!! I'd seen an old engraving of that type but never a 'real' one. Outstanding work.
And I love the govenor...Pete