New Table Saw motor price?

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Forum topic by brantley posted 04-20-2010 03:25 PM 1432 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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04-20-2010 03:25 PM

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Just took my table saw to a place to get looked at. I thought it would be a faulty reset switch but ends up the motor is shot. How much do motors usually cost? Its an older, probably 10 years or so, Delta 10” table saw. Thanks

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#1 posted 04-20-2010 03:37 PM

You should be able to get the motor specs off of the plate on the motor and match it up on Grainger or Leeson I would think.

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#2 posted 04-20-2010 04:14 PM

Have it rebuilt?? May be less expensive than new.


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#3 posted 04-20-2010 10:12 PM

The local motor shops told me, anything under 50 hp is not worth the money to have rebuilt.

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#4 posted 04-21-2010 02:18 AM

Brian is correct. I change motors all the time and if the cost of rebuild is more than half that of a new, it isnt worth it because baking the motor significantly reduces the life of the motor. I would see this as an opportunity for…........MORE POWER!!!! Yep check out my projects and see my saw with a 3hp motor on my Ridgid saw. Other than that Grainger has decent prices and availability. Like Cato said, the motor specs might be on the motor, but if not measure the frame the motor mounts on and the shaft size. The voltage and rpm are critical. Its probably 120 volts and about 3400rpm. THese are pretty standard. Let us know wha you do.


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