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#1 posted 09-17-2012 01:55 PM

FYI…..the vintage machinery sites, .com and .org require separate registrations, they are 2 DIFFERENT SITES.

As for the 3 phase, I would keep it and get a VFD. Variable speed is a wonderful thing on a lathe and the VFD will most likely be much cheaper than a single phase replacement motor. is a good place to start in looking for parts aside from owwm. You might also try Ben Rock at Pleasant Street machinery in Illinois.

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