craftsman auto switch question

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Forum topic by Jason978 posted 07-26-2013 07:21 AM 1408 views 0 times favorited 1 reply Add to Favorites Watch
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07-26-2013 07:21 AM

does the vacuum turn on simultaneously with the saw or is there a slight delay to avoid drawing too much power at once?

If it does start simultaneously, has anyone had any problems with tripping breakers? thanks

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#1 posted 07-26-2013 10:22 AM

it starts simultaneously but delays accessory shut down to clear dust form collection lines. it’s a rugged little unit. i have one and it used to power my TS and a 20gal shop vac on the same circuit. but that’’s it’s critical weakness. one circuit.

i moved on to the ivac switch product. primary and slave tool activation on two different circuits. provides greater flexibility:

both the products and the people behind them are absolutely first rate. here’s my set up:

-- there's a solution to every just have to be willing to find it.

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