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  0 Thread: New to turning, looking for beginners info
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(07-28-2020, 07:11 AM)Bill Holt Wrote: Welcome to the slippery slop. The best advice I received was get involved with a local club.  Well the pandemic aint helping that either!  The local Woodcraft ...
Darrell D. Woodturning 10 3,171 07-28-2020, 10:26 AM
  0 Thread: New to turning, looking for beginners info
Post: New to turning, looking for beginners info

I’ve been wood working for years, and was never sure I wanted to get into turning. Been looking on Craigslist for a couple years and missed some opportunities, decided to pull the trigger on a 46-701(...
Darrell D. Woodturning 10 3,171 07-27-2020, 10:20 PM
  0 Thread: Walnut and Red Oak Ab Wheel
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Cool wooden roller bearings!
Darrell D. Woodworking 1 969 05-25-2020, 09:37 AM
  Photo Thread: Table saw dust collection
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(01-07-2020, 03:04 PM)Tony Z Wrote: Thanks Darrell.  What make of saw did you mount it on? The saw is a Delta 36-725. I need to keep it mobile and my dust collector is a single hose that I move fro...
Darrell D. Woodworking Power Tools 27 8,499 01-07-2020, 10:26 PM
  0 Thread: Table saw dust collection
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(01-06-2020, 10:44 AM)Cian Wrote: With Lee Stryon's passing (RIP) in January of last year, are Shark Guard's even still available? Yes, I just got one in November.  They have updated with 3D printe...
Darrell D. Woodworking Power Tools 27 8,499 01-07-2020, 03:03 PM
  0 Thread: Table saw dust collection
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(01-03-2020, 08:47 AM)Cabinet Monkey Wrote: In case it's not obvious, just get a Shark Guard. I wish I hadn't waited as long as I did to get mine.  I would have been happier a lot sooner if I had. ...
Darrell D. Woodworking Power Tools 27 8,499 01-03-2020, 01:39 PM
  0 Thread: Dust Collector Upgrade, Delta 50-760, SDD
Post: RE: Dust Collector Upgrade, Delta 50-760, SDD

(01-02-2020, 06:16 PM)nuk Wrote: That Gamma lid seems like a very good idea! Yes it is, I cant take credit for it, someone on YouTube did it and I am sure many others have.
Darrell D. Woodworking Power Tools 27 14,155 01-03-2020, 01:36 PM
  0 Thread: Dust Collector Upgrade, Delta 50-760, SDD
Post: RE: Dust Collector Upgrade, Delta 50-760, SDD

These mods have been a long time in the making. First, came the 30 gal fiber drum for a pre-separator.  It has a Thien baffle inside. Second I added the Wynn pleated filter. Link with more pics; htt...
Darrell D. Woodworking Power Tools 27 14,155 01-01-2020, 11:24 PM
  0 Thread: Delta 36-725 Repair help and warning
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(12-20-2019, 06:58 AM)EvilTwin Wrote: Very cool.  So this switch somehow automates the motor to be able to go from 110 to 220?  Sounds like some excess engineering but as long as you have it figured...
Darrell D. Woodworking Power Tools 37 17,814 12-20-2019, 01:31 PM
  0 Thread: Delta 36-725 Repair help and warning
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(12-20-2019, 06:58 AM)EvilTwin Wrote: Very cool.  So this switch somehow automates the motor to be able to go from 110 to 220?  Sounds like some excess engineering but as long as you have it figured...
Darrell D. Woodworking Power Tools 37 17,814 12-20-2019, 01:29 PM
  0 Thread: Delta 36-725 Repair help and warning
Post: RE: Delta 36-725 Repair help and warning

Update 2: 1. As I mentioned above, one issue that the repair guy found was that he thought the switch that transitions from 110v to 220v was bad, and he broke the switch in the process of getting it o...
Darrell D. Woodworking Power Tools 37 17,814 12-19-2019, 10:07 PM
  0 Thread: Dust Collector Upgrade, Delta 50-760, SDD
Post: RE: Dust Collector Upgrade, Delta 50-760, SDD

Do you have an pictures that details how you attached the top plate on the outlet.  I am putting a donut on my bottom outlet (my Wynn filter is still on top as normal) to replace that plastic bag with...
Darrell D. Woodworking Power Tools 27 14,155 12-13-2019, 09:25 AM
  0 Thread: Delta 36-725 Repair help and warning
Post: RE: Delta 36-725 Repair help and warning

UPDATE: Got a call earlier from the repair guy.   1. The motor seems to have a number of issues 2. He has been able to get it to run but only intermittently. 3. Found a broken wire, right where the po...
Darrell D. Woodworking Power Tools 37 17,814 12-12-2019, 12:11 PM
  0 Thread: Delta 36-725 Repair help and warning
Post: RE: Delta 36-725 Repair help and warning

(12-11-2019, 03:14 PM)TDKPE Wrote: ..........The run capacitor is in the circuit all the time, by the way.  The start capacitor is in parallel with the run cap when starting, then only the start cap...
Darrell D. Woodworking Power Tools 37 17,814 12-11-2019, 04:07 PM
  0 Thread: Delta 36-725 Repair help and warning
Post: RE: Delta 36-725 Repair help and warning

(12-06-2019, 10:27 AM)lkomroff Wrote: That little white unit looks like a microswitch.  It fan also appears not to be a standard type. Could the fan be 2 piece and part of it should move when motor ...
Darrell D. Woodworking Power Tools 37 17,814 12-11-2019, 03:41 PM
  Sad Thread: Delta 36-725 Repair help and warning
Post: RE: Delta 36-725 Repair help and warning

(12-04-2019, 07:57 PM)TDKPE Wrote: What is that white unit in the middle picture, with the two blue and one black wire to it? After some thought and searching, that white unit seems to be a micro sw...
Darrell D. Woodworking Power Tools 37 17,814 12-11-2019, 02:22 PM
  0 Thread: Delta 36-725 Repair help and warning
Post: RE: Delta 36-725 Repair help and warning

(12-07-2019, 04:29 PM)TDKPE Wrote: If you’re replacing capacitors, you should also replace the relay, as they wear out too. That seems to make sense, but what relay to use?  I see a number of "pote...
Darrell D. Woodworking Power Tools 37 17,814 12-07-2019, 11:46 PM
  0 Thread: Delta 36-725 Repair help and warning
Post: RE: Delta 36-725 Repair help and warning

(12-07-2019, 08:58 AM)Roly Wrote: Looks like a potential relay.     Same effect as a centrifugal switch but sometimes used in dirty environments.   It uses induced voltage in the winding to tell whe...
Darrell D. Woodworking Power Tools 37 17,814 12-07-2019, 11:44 AM
  0 Thread: Delta 36-725 Repair help and warning
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(12-04-2019, 07:57 PM)TDKPE Wrote: What is that white unit in the middle picture, with the two blue and one black wire to it? I was not sure. It looked like a microswitch to me, but I never saw a b...
Darrell D. Woodworking Power Tools 37 17,814 12-05-2019, 10:01 AM
  0 Thread: Delta 36-725 Repair help and warning
Post: RE: Delta 36-725 Repair help and warning

(12-04-2019, 12:35 PM)EvilTwin Wrote: Looking like you made some progress.  Hopefully there wont be any twitchy alignment issues when it goes back together.  One thought, you might think about maybe...
Darrell D. Woodworking Power Tools 37 17,814 12-05-2019, 09:55 AM

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