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Forum topic by zindel posted 08-04-2011 03:37 PM 621 views 0 times favorited 1 reply Add to Favorites Watch
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08-04-2011 03:37 PM

Okay so my band saw is in need of a new power switch, any suggestions?

-- If you can't fix it with a hammer, You've got an electrical problem.

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#1 posted 08-04-2011 05:05 PM

To make a real good suggestion, we would have to know if the switch has to fit into a mounting hole in the
saw, or is surface mounted. If it has to fit the saw, or even if it does not, the first place to try would be the
web site of the saw manufacturer to find out if an OEM switch is available. If OEM is not available, make sure
you have the voltage and amperage of the saw and you can look for switch at your local hardware store, if you
have a good one, or go online to Rockler, Woodcraft, and similar places.

-- As ever, Gus-the 77 yr young apprentice carpenter

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