I’m interested in finding out a bit more about the drill press.
Can you please confirm the chuck size, speeds and motor power etc?
I’m in Chelmsford in Essex so I suppose your location would be good to know if possible.
Thanks Nigel that's very informative. I have put the machine back together today and all seems to be good. As usual the machine did not come with a bridge guard or a dust hood. I'm busy trying to make alternative parts. I tried Sedgewick but the cost was quite excessive.
I previously had a...
Hi Nigel thanks for the reply. I have looked through your strip down and rebuild but still can't see the section on the rebuild of the cutter block.
Not sure if you refitted both new bearings onto the shaft.?
I was thinking of trying to fit the shaft that was fitted into the previously removed...
Try as I may I cannot seem to find your post on the rebuild of the Sedgwick 255. I'm really just after the section regarding the refitting sequence for the cutter block. I have removed the existing bearings and have now refitted the 2 new bearings. My Sedgwick is the same short bed...
Just wondered if anyone can help? I’ve purchased a second hand PT255 and have stripped it down.
The cutter block bearings required changing as I believe the machine is about 40 years old.
I have tried to find Nigel or Karl’s posts regarding the rebuild of their PT255 but cant locate.