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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-26-2020, 12:34 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,175
Posted By Scotts
Yep. That is the reason to disconnect all...

Yep.

That is the reason to disconnect all the motors.

I am not sure yet what the orange box is plugged into that base is yet.

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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-26-2020, 09:52 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,175
Posted By Scotts
Hello Randy, I would start by disconnecting...

Hello Randy,

I would start by disconnecting both your motors at the bottom of the starter and test where your 3 phases voltages are.

Now when you turn on your 3 phase to power your machine...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-20-2020, 09:00 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,175
Posted By Scotts
I believe it to be a relay that plugs in. The...

I believe it to be a relay that plugs in. The orange block can be removed from the gray part after you flip the gray colored lever over to release it.

There should be some information on top of...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-20-2020, 09:50 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,175
Posted By Scotts
Hello Randy, If you would please post a...

Hello Randy,

If you would please post a wider shot of the attached picture. See if you can turn the wire numbers to show in the picture. If the wires do not have numbers on then it is ok. You can...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-17-2020, 09:08 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,175
Posted By Scotts
We can do a phone call if your up for it. ...

We can do a phone call if your up for it.

We can talk a little and see where you are with the project.

I’ll pm you

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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-17-2020, 01:03 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,175
Posted By Scotts
Here...

Here (https://www.c3controls.com/white-paper/nema-vs-iec-motor-controls/) is some information on IEC and NEMA electrical.

If you want you can test your controls without the 3 phase input running,...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-15-2020, 10:37 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,175
Posted By Scotts
Ok Randy. Not a big deal on this on...

Ok Randy.

Not a big deal on this on anything you ain’t sure about we can help out.

If you just want to run the controls you can do that without the 3 phase power. Then you can test your...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-15-2020, 08:07 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,175
Posted By Scotts
You’re welcome Sir Scott Sent from...

You’re welcome Sir

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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-14-2020, 09:05 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,175
Posted By Scotts
How is this for a manual? ...

How is this for a manual?

https://boltontool.com/pdf/BS-1018B.pdf

There are several pages of electrical schematics covering the options.

See if you see any that look like it fits.

...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-14-2020, 08:10 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,175
Posted By Scotts
That is a fine looking job there. Let’s...

That is a fine looking job there.

Let’s start with a couple things.

Two motors. I will venture a guess one is for the blade. What is the other one for? Coolant or hydraulics?

What kind of...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-14-2020, 01:36 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,175
Posted By Scotts
Oh man a challenge!! :):) How about some...

Oh man a challenge!! :):)

How about some pictures of what you have and where you are with the electrical stuff.

Most small bandsaws are a toggle switch for off and on. It this is a monster...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-13-2020, 08:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 448
Posted By Scotts
Another choice...

Another choice https://powerwerx.com/anderson-power-powerpole-sb-connectors

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Forum: Machining 12-13-2020, 08:49 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,376
Posted By Scotts
I found some info. ...

I found some info.

http://www.trutech.store/harigstore/harig_manuals/HARIG,_612_&_618_Handfeed.pdf


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Forum: Machining 12-08-2020, 10:52 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,564
Posted By Scotts
If it is belt drive pull the belt off and see if...

If it is belt drive pull the belt off and see if it spins up.

If not it could be a stuck centrifugal switch or the capacitor went out

If you have a pressure switch on the compressor make...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-04-2020, 07:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 693
Posted By Scotts
Another example ...

Another example

https://youtu.be/uQJ6IMREvz8

Smit salvage on YouTube have a few interesting videos

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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-12-2020, 09:57 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,434
Posted By Scotts
If you got it to run on ac it most likely works...

If you got it to run on ac it most likely works like a hand drill motor those will run on 120 ac or dc.

Time to raid the used drill pile for a variable speed trigger and you would be well on your...
Forum: Machining 11-12-2020, 09:48 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,402
Posted By Scotts
That turned out good. How long of a wrench...

That turned out good.

How long of a wrench are you using on that top nut?

It needs to be longer than the handle you tighten up the wedges with. Mine is about 5 or 6 inches longer than the...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-11-2020, 09:19 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,434
Posted By Scotts
Everything runs till it quits. :) :) The big...

Everything runs till it quits. :) :)

The big powerstat you have a picture of is 120 VAC, This allows them to run the motor speed from 0 to full speed around line voltage out of the powerstat. This...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-09-2020, 01:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 486
Posted By Scotts
I put those numbers in at the grainger website...

I put those numbers in at the grainger website and found the info on them even though they are discontinued.

Scott
Forum: Fabrication 11-01-2020, 01:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,117
Posted By Scotts
Thanks Jef Lot of aircraft here so I...

Thanks Jef

Lot of aircraft here so I thought it was cnc stuff. These are about 8 inches long total.

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Forum: Fabrication 10-25-2020, 08:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,117
Posted By Scotts
What are these?

Since I have come up with a lathe, metal has been showing up I might be able to do something with.

These showed up and I don't know what they are. any thoughts from the group?

Scott
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-18-2020, 06:14 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 13,860
Posted By Scotts
In the picture of the carb above is a fuel...

In the picture of the carb above is a fuel control solenoid on the side of the carb.

You should be able to put your finger on there and feel it click when you turn the ignition on and off.

If...
Forum: Machining 10-18-2020, 05:55 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,625
Posted By Scotts
Do you see oil dripping in the sight glass while...

Do you see oil dripping in the sight glass while your cutting?

Scott


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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-13-2020, 12:32 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,364
Posted By Scotts
I had to look at mine, I have a 440 uF cap on my...

I had to look at mine, I have a 440 uF cap on my 7.5 hp motor. It is not real picky. figure 60 to 80 uF per horsepower to get it kicked over, anything over 1 second on my setup and the system does...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-08-2020, 09:27 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,364
Posted By Scotts
You got enough of a start there Red use what you...

You got enough of a start there Red use what you have and learn.

Yes those contactors won’t last long. For what you are doing it will last a while.

At the rate you are picking up equipment...
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