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    Startrite Table saw buying advice

    I'm very much a weekend hobbyist with 3 young kids as such my budget is minimal so I've gone the cheap route, I dont intend to do anything particularly heavy on this more just for repeatable accurate cuts. I have found my self wandering down a rabbit hole. I needed to replace the belts and...
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    Startrite Table saw buying advice

    I opened up the cable box on motor and after removing a shovel full of sawdust I have indeed found a wiring diagram on the lid with a lower power mode. sometimes its easy to get stuck and confused with info you find online and companies scaremongering. what I love about forums like this is you...
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    Startrite Table saw buying advice

    I've recently restored a 145 and just about to purchase my vfd to sort out getting it fired up, it states on the motor 400v but most vfd I can see state 230 single phase to 230 3 phase will it just work as is or do I need to check start / delta wiring?
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    Startrite 145

    I bought an a20 vee belt and even with the motor out of the case and at its highest point ( least amount of tension ) i don't think i can get it on. After close measuring I think its a wedged belt spz 560 which is smaller profile so will fit better into the grooves so will hopefully just slide...
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    motor refurb

    thanks for your response, given me the confidence to strip de grease replace bearings and re assemble. not a tricky process but re fitting the double pulley on the shaft afterwards turned into a nightmare, think the aluminium had been heated before pressing back onto the shaft. then its keyed...
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    Startrite 145

    how did you get on fitting the replacement belt? I'm in the same place as you and found my nearest match a tight fit
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    motor refurb

    Hello all, I'm the proud new owner of a 3 phase startrite ta 145 and in the process of cleaning / checking. I've ended up stripping down the motor and noticed a bearing is a little rough so I will be replacing. I'm a design engineer by trade but motors aren't my speciality, can some 1 tell me if...
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