help with Haussman planer - don't even know what part I'm missing. can't adjust depth anymore!

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Forum topic by gkerry posted 10-17-2016 11:07 AM 66 views 0 times favorited 0 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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10-17-2016 11:07 AM

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KkHey there, first time posting, excuse the poor formatting. I have a 13” Haussman planer (not a Dewalt, I know, but it gets the job done) that I’m having an issue with. There is a nut that is supposed to attach to the planer head/carriage, but it is floating loose in the collar. It makes it so you can’t bring the carriage up, and when you start planing it doesn’t lock in at a consistent depth.

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If you have a manual, parts, know how this is supposed to look, that would be hugely appreciated. Even if you have this same planer and could just take a picture for me of how this is supposed to be set up, that would be appreciated. I feel like there should be some kind of bracket or a screw there, but can’t find it (likely vibrated off). There is a bolt in the pictures that I don’t know where it goes, however it definitely does not go in that hole in the collar. Hope I’ve been somewhat clear. thanks guys!

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