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Forum topic by cstrang posted 10-23-2009 09:00 PM 905 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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cstrang

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10-23-2009 09:00 PM

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I am living in PEI now, had to leave Newfoundland to go to school. It killed me to leave my shop but I couldn’t exactly take it with me and set it up in my apartment… the landlord may not like that lol. I took the tension off the bandsaw, cleaned everything up, put the heat on to room temp. for the winter, locked the door and left. I have someone to start up the table saw every once and a while so the belt doesn’t stiffen and I am just wondering if I left anything out? Don’t exactly want to return home to problems as anytime I am visiting I will definitely be down in the shop doing something, you can bet money on that! Any feedback would be great, thanks.

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MedicKen

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#1 posted 10-23-2009 09:30 PM

You might consider putting a heavy coat of wax or some other protectant on all the cast iron. I would also remove all the belts.

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#2 posted 10-24-2009 02:46 AM

The heavy wax is a good idea

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