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Forum topic by Troy Cleckler posted 08-26-2014 03:19 PM 1247 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Troy Cleckler

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08-26-2014 03:19 PM

Has anyone made a hand wheel for a Jet 1236? The shaft is threaded internally with a snap ring really close to the end and it’s up inside the housing about a half inch or so. I thought about using a bolt and just thread it into it but then I couldn’t use a knock out. Any suggestions?

-- Troy. - Measure twice, cut once and fill the gaps....

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#1 posted 08-27-2014 02:17 PM

My problem with Jet is with a table saw and I think I see a trend emerging. They design their tools so you have to buy their accessories. I bought a Hybrid table saw a few years ago and had to trash (not really ) my Delta tenon jig because the table slot was 1 5/8” further from the blade than the old delta. Live and learn.

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#2 posted 08-27-2014 02:53 PM

Troy—You are not the first one to deal with this problem …

-- Gerry -- "I don't plan to ever really grow up ... I'm just going to learn how to act in public!"

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