LumberJocks

rikon 10-325 tension spring assembly movement?

  • Advertise with us

« back to Power Tools, Hardware and Accessories forum

Forum topic by weldoman posted 07-26-2014 01:42 PM 255 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
View weldoman's profile

weldoman

62 posts in 754 days


07-26-2014 01:42 PM

While doing a tuneup on my 10-325, I noticed the upper wheel had a 1/8” wobble front to back. Looking further, it is actually the sping assembly the wheel bolts into , moving. Is this normal with the blade removed and the tension released? Doesnt seem right to me but I’m no bandsaw tech. Any info would be welcome.

Thanks Dave

-- missouri, dave


2 replies so far

View mporter's profile

mporter

244 posts in 1274 days


#1 posted 07-26-2014 02:14 PM

Yep, it’s normal. Mine does the same thing. I thought there was a problem with it till I called Rikon.

View weldoman's profile

weldoman

62 posts in 754 days


#2 posted 07-26-2014 02:21 PM

Thanks mporter, had me worried. I called rikon but no answer on a saturday. Back to the tune-up. Really appreciate it!

-- missouri, dave

Have your say...

You must be signed in to reply.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase