My vintage Delta Homecraft table saw is back from repair, and it runs great! The bearings on the arbor were OK, it just needed some tuning (truing?) on the lathe at the blade mount side. It cuts great and square even with the construction quality...
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Weekend woodworker, make a lot of toys and small furniture and some set work. I am interested lately in old machinery ie Homecraft table saws, and have recently purchased one.
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I have the Bosch 4000 TS, my main saw. It came out of the box straight and true 6 years ago, but then the fence went out of alignment, a common problem. Another website had this technique: 1. raise blade all the way (saw unplugged of course)2...
I just purchased a Homecraft 8” table saw (circa 1955 Model 34-500 I believe) for $50…runs great, has a newer 1 HP motor, but has a wobbly arbor. If the local tools repair shop cannot fix it with replacement bearings, is there a source...