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    Buying a machine on eBay sight unseen with pallet delivery

    First you signed to an eBay agreement. You bid you pay period. Next issue for you is if the machine is damaged on delivery ie cracked in half etc you have right to refuse delivery and ths courier has to take it back no charge to you. The main problem u have is if you return it later on to the...
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    Wadkin AGS 10 saw restore help needed

    hi guys ,, i have left this project for a bit and back on it, due to covid isolation. i have actually also been removing as much rust a possible off all the small part on the inside of the saw. The top cast iron table was removed had to invest in some crows feet spanners and had to use a...
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    Recommended Small Workshop Vacuum/Dust Extractor

    tx for that guys its the cyclone i bought has a diamater of 50mm , their supplied adaptors go down to 35mm which is exactly the diamater of the henry hose. most frustrating so yeah need 2 adaptors then it would seem another 20 quid splashout and postage.
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    Recommended Small Workshop Vacuum/Dust Extractor

    Does anyone have the adaptors for the henry hoses. The internal diameter is 32mm i think ... and the adaptors that came with cyclone are 35mm really annoying.
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    Ideas for dust extraction on old Wadkin Panel saw

    i have a saw not working yet... but saw you tube vido that has a hood attached to the riving knife that has 2 inch hose attached. All of this was above the blade but the results were very impressive. pretty much all of the dust was sucked away and not much landed under the saw on the floor...
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    Wadkin AGS 10 saw restore help needed

    i ordered some dunlop white flash belts z24 10x610 li635 Lp and 59053 on them, they are a bit longer then the orginals but seem like they will fit. (these belts were cheap £1.80 around there.
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    Wadkin AGS 10 saw restore help needed

    yeah might have to buy some, they just a bit thicker than i would like , might put them on a sander get the thichness down a bit. i found some stainless steel ones but the guy in the shop reckoned against putting them on as well as zinc coated , as cast iron due to corrasion electrical...
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    Shop Vac advice sought

    i dont have the utube like but the guy on there has a material type bag for an aldi style vac. he slices the end off the bag. Gets 15mm plumber tubing and cuts a slot 1mm or 2mm . you fold the ends of the bag 1 cm over each other and slide the slotted tube on to seal the bag. Reinstall into...
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    Wadkin AGS 10 saw restore help needed

    Does anybody know where to find shim washers 22mm outside diameter. 10mm inner and 1mm thick. Or 0.8mm to be exact. I tried working the measurements in imperial but they don't translate to 3/8 8️⃣Wentworth shim washer etc. So just putting it out there as need 3 for the table cast iron before...
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    Wadkin AGS 10 saw restore help needed

    Slight update managed to get the top cast iron off. Really really tight spaced bolts Right in the corners. Couldnt get a socket to fit over the top. 15mm bolts for ref. Anyway ordered crowfoot set of spanners. Top tip even the correct sized spanner couldn't fit into the space around the...
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    Table Saw replacement fence advice

    i am very new on here but i like the look of this one on you tube. hopefully am allowed to post the links. I would like to make one our of extrued aluminum there are some nice simple diy designs but overall with all the bits etc ends up at over £100 but are they are nice. below link is a very...
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    Wadkin AGS 10 saw restore help needed

    Update, managed to get the motor off and onto my foot... after some merry words reckon its not brokem, the motor that is. Ok so looking at the belt inside,, only one belt was on and bearly at that, and its apparant that i need 3. So the existing belt that was on there is a made in uk...
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    Wadkin AGS 10 saw restore help needed

    ok managed to get the saw blade off using a rubber mallet piece of wood and a star screwdriver acting as a leaver into a "hole" that was in a circular disc next to the blade. This circular bit is badly rusted but i cant see how to remove it. (there was actually 2-3 holes in this 1cm thick...
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    Wadkin AGS 10 saw restore help needed

    hi guys as usual , thank for the replies. I havnt actually got to the stage working out if the bearings are shot as the saw disc and nut that holds it on appear to be "one rust" as the regga song goes. So am drowning it in wd 40 and hoping it loosens up in a few days. Am also trying to find a...
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    Wadkin AGS 10 saw restore help needed

    Hi dave. Finally got the aluminium plate up....had to use brute force with a big screwdriver . Turns out spider Web is bloody stong must have been a 100 webs holding it down. Only joking there is alot of old webs but the aluminium plate has small steel iron screws underneath to help with...
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