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Forum topic by jpc posted 05-03-2010 06:56 PM 1081 views 0 times favorited 1 reply Add to Favorites Watch
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05-03-2010 06:56 PM

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Since i built and am using my crosscutting sled ive noticed some wobble when i turn it off and the blade is slowing down, what can i do to fix, any and all advice is appreciated

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#1 posted 05-03-2010 08:35 PM

If the blade isn’t wobbling under power, you’re probably seeing a bit of runout in the arbor that doesn’t show up when the saw is running. When you turn the power off, the rotational force on the blade stops and as it begins to slow down the arbor clearances may lat it wobble a little.

If it’s an older saw – or has seen a lot of hard use – it might be time to overhaul the arbor assembly.

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