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Forum: Shop & Safety Today, 05:05 AM
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Posted By allessence
Thanks Scott. I won't use the fuse holder...

Thanks Scott.

I won't use the fuse holder on the unit.. The one that is original is the one that is mounted in the box.

No space on top..

No, go on the firing of the unit up yesterday.....
Forum: Shop & Safety 08-01-2021, 04:00 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 37,232
Posted By allessence
So here is where those wires go to.. If the...

So here is where those wires go to..

If the wiring schematics is not correct then I need to learn or figure out from where to where..

The switches worked perfectly when the X1 and X2 wires...
Forum: Shop & Safety 08-01-2021, 03:39 PM
Replies: 293
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Posted By allessence
The "Brain Trust" is always amazing here.. I...

The "Brain Trust" is always amazing here.. I love it.. :)

That could have been really bad..



Thanks.. Few more finishing touches.. I blued the handle hub and cutoff block.. Looks minty.
Forum: Shop & Safety 07-30-2021, 07:38 PM
Replies: 293
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Posted By allessence
A few of the finish photos.. I keep saying...

A few of the finish photos..

I keep saying this, but there are a few things I still got to fix..

After adding all the cutting oil I have a small leak at the oil pump but no way to shut off...
Forum: Shop & Safety 07-30-2021, 07:23 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 37,232
Posted By allessence
thanks.. very good information.. I misspoke.....

thanks.. very good information.. I misspoke.. Dang memory and dyslexia.. So it's delta 3ph that comes out of the RPC.. 1 leg is 240 and the other 2 are 120 if ran to neutral..

Can I just...
Forum: Shop & Safety 07-27-2021, 05:59 PM
Replies: 293
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Posted By allessence
Thanks.. Didn't even think of that.. ...

Thanks.. Didn't even think of that..



Thanks.. It's been an interesting journey.. Pretty excited about adding it.. :)
Forum: Shop & Safety 07-27-2021, 04:45 AM
Replies: 293
Views: 37,232
Posted By allessence
I like it.. I mean not that your color blind but...

I like it.. I mean not that your color blind but the way you go about setting it up..

I've been reading a bunch of electrical books and "code" books and can't remember what the color code is and...
Forum: Shop & Safety 07-26-2021, 08:51 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 37,232
Posted By allessence
thanks.. From what you can tell via the pictures...

thanks.. From what you can tell via the pictures does that look right?

I'm a little confused on how they have the schematic for the 220V connection on the sheet posted earlier.

Also, on Delta...
Forum: Shop & Safety 07-26-2021, 08:41 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 37,232
Posted By allessence
Thanks.. For sure, for sure.. Just gotta come up...

Thanks.. For sure, for sure.. Just gotta come up with a name now..

Was thinking Oscar Oster..



Lol.. we met at exactly the right time.. I am very happy to have spent the extra work on...
Forum: Shop & Safety 07-25-2021, 08:37 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 37,232
Posted By allessence
After closer inspection it turns out it's the...

After closer inspection it turns out it's the fuse holder that creates the extra height.

The new one is nearly 3X the core width.

This is a great discovery.. The top bolt hole match the old...
Forum: Shop & Safety 07-25-2021, 01:43 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 37,232
Posted By allessence
That is true.. I was thinking more of sorting it...

That is true.. I was thinking more of sorting it out with what is there..

A box is X dollars plus all the work of figuring out mountings, drilling and tapping, knockouts and such.

The...
Forum: Shop & Safety 07-24-2021, 08:17 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 37,232
Posted By allessence
It's been fun.. Can't wait to get it running and...

It's been fun.. Can't wait to get it running and move it into the shop..

it's taken up a lot of time..

funny because it seems last years was the manlift at this time frame..
Forum: Shop & Safety 07-24-2021, 08:14 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 37,232
Posted By allessence
I do have an amp clamp meter.. That is a...

I do have an amp clamp meter..

That is a great idea..

Sadly the transformer I bought is huge compared to what was there.. Won't even fit in the box..

That literally is the last hold...
Forum: Shop & Safety 07-22-2021, 10:30 AM
Replies: 293
Views: 37,232
Posted By allessence
yes it was/is.. Does super glue have any...

yes it was/is..

Does super glue have any die electric strength?
Forum: Shop & Safety 07-22-2021, 04:28 AM
Replies: 293
Views: 37,232
Posted By allessence
Well, everything I do is a learning experience.. ...

Well, everything I do is a learning experience..

The unit came in and has some damage, the new transformer came in and had damage too.

Both packages had no damage.. Or I should say external...
Forum: Shop & Safety 07-17-2021, 07:30 AM
Replies: 293
Views: 37,232
Posted By allessence
I've been right out straight so have not had a...

I've been right out straight so have not had a chance to test things again.

Maybe today or tomorrow..

I did order a transformer for the primary 240/460 sec 120V.


The control unit should...
Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 07-17-2021, 05:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 624
Posted By allessence
Anvils right now are priced pretty high.. I...

Anvils right now are priced pretty high.. I could sell off my collection and retire.. :)
Forum: Shop & Safety 07-13-2021, 08:14 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 37,232
Posted By allessence
Rebuilding of an existing unit is 30,000.00.. Not...

Rebuilding of an existing unit is 30,000.00.. Not exactly sure what the number is for a new unit.. I'd guess between 42 and 45K..

I'll ask Oster tomorrow. I ordered the last of the parts today. ...
Forum: Shop & Safety 07-12-2021, 08:20 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 37,232
Posted By allessence
Scott, I don't think the unit is alive at all.. ...

Scott, I don't think the unit is alive at all.. I fed power directly to the coils and nothing.

If I hook the black and white wires together via meter I get 115V..

When I hook the black...
Forum: Shop & Safety 07-11-2021, 07:44 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 37,232
Posted By allessence
Hi Scott, Perfect.. Yes, 220V 3Ph. It looked...

Hi Scott, Perfect.. Yes, 220V 3Ph. It looked wired for 240V 3Ph on arrival.

Not 1 of the wires has marking left, but looking at how they should be wired looked right for 240V

The heaters...
Forum: Shop & Safety 07-11-2021, 07:22 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 37,232
Posted By allessence
Thanks.. I'll check it out.. 11/16-18 would...

Thanks.. I'll check it out..

11/16-18 would seem right.. The machinist I had make them has a CNC lathe and their being stainless was a no-brainer..

He found they were slightly over 11/16"...
Forum: Shop & Safety 07-11-2021, 05:33 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 37,232
Posted By allessence
Hi, thanks.. No chance to mess with the machine...

Hi, thanks.. No chance to mess with the machine today.. I'll get on it tomorrow..

The control circuit I have no idea what it would take for a fuse.. I slipped that 20amp in because the...
Forum: Shop & Safety 07-11-2021, 01:19 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 37,232
Posted By allessence
Scott would this be a good replacement? ...

Scott would this be a good replacement?

https://www.ebay.com/itm/203394352575
Forum: Shop & Safety 07-10-2021, 09:10 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 37,232
Posted By allessence
Thanks Scott. I had thought about it, but wasn't...

Thanks Scott. I had thought about it, but wasn't sure where it should go connection wise.

I'll test it out tomorrow and let you guys know..

Do you have a brand or make of transformer you...
Forum: Shop & Safety 07-10-2021, 09:07 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 37,232
Posted By allessence
Thanks.. It kinda fell into my purview. A month...

Thanks.. It kinda fell into my purview. A month ago I found a hand operated bolt and nut cutter which I have wanted since I was 10..

I wanted a pipe threader machine thinking it would be good...
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