LumberJocks

Grizzly G0555 question

  • Advertise with us

« back to Power Tools, Hardware and Accessories forum

Forum topic by Tom posted 06-05-2016 09:08 PM 642 views 0 times favorited 7 replies Add to Favorites Watch
View Tom's profile

Tom

165 posts in 838 days


06-05-2016 09:08 PM

I recently received/set up my G0555 bandsaw. One thing I’m having problems with (other than learning to use it) is the fence doesn’t lock in to place and I can’f figure out how to adjust it so that it will. The lever won’t go all the way down and the locking mechanism seems to need a 1/4” more clearance to lock down. I’ve contacted tech support…but their response wasn’t that helpful. Anyone have this saw/same issue and how did you fix it?


7 replies so far

View FancyShoes's profile

FancyShoes

539 posts in 1142 days


#1 posted 06-07-2016 09:55 PM

Is there a screw adjustment on the lever at all? Get slme pics posted, that might give us some idea on how to help. Or you may have to take it back and get a new one.

View Lazyman's profile

Lazyman

1231 posts in 1165 days


#2 posted 06-07-2016 10:17 PM

Grizzly puts a couple of different fences on their line of bandsaws. Does yours have the one with a square rail or the one that looks sort of rounded? Mine has the rounded rail and I don’t see any adjustment either. if yours has the rounded one, is it possible that it is missing the little strip of metal between the cam and the rail?

-- Nathan, TX -- Hire the lazy man. He may not do as much work but that's because he will find a better way.

View Tom's profile

Tom

165 posts in 838 days


#3 posted 06-07-2016 11:14 PM

I figured it out. Found where to adjust the fence.

View Tammy69's profile

Tammy69

2 posts in 226 days


#4 posted 03-05-2017 01:01 AM

How did you adjust it?

View TheFridge's profile

TheFridge

7915 posts in 1264 days


#5 posted 03-05-2017 02:57 AM

2 set screw behind the 2 wear pads probably?

-- Shooting down the walls of heartache. Bang bang. I am. The warrior.

View Tom's profile

Tom

165 posts in 838 days


#6 posted 03-05-2017 02:58 AM

When you close the handle it only goes down a little; there’s a screw that lets it tighten inside so it won’t move.

View Tammy69's profile

Tammy69

2 posts in 226 days


#7 posted 03-05-2017 01:58 PM

There is no set screws. There’s only 1 wear pad. And, the other answer really makes no sense. At least to me. Anyone else have this issue with the fence on the Grizzly Bandsaw G0555?

Have your say...

You must be signed in to reply.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com