Are Harbor freight electric motors any good?

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Forum topic by Alan72 posted 08-22-2013 01:08 AM 2596 views 0 times favorited 1 reply Add to Favorites Watch
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08-22-2013 01:08 AM

I have a HR dust collector with the 2hp motor and it runs great. I was walking through and noticed that HF sells electric motors. Has anyone bought and used these motors . What opinions do you have about them and are they junk or a hidden gem?

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#1 posted 08-22-2013 01:45 AM

I too, have the 2hp DC and a benchtop HF DP…hp unknown… and both have given me good service for about 10 years.

-- Gene 'The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.' G. K. Chesterton

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