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Metabo sr358 plate removal

I am working on a Metabo 358 and I am trying to remove the bottom plate to replace the sandpaper clamp springs. How does the orbital plate eccentric come off the shaft after shaft bolt is removed.

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  • Kevin O'Leary Jan 12, 2009

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    I am trying to remove he bottom plate, with the 4 screws out nad the center shaft bolt off. Teh eccentric is a under the rubber pad, which is removed, and the eccentric will not come off. It is a cast aluminum. Even with heat the eccentric will not come off. I must remove the bottom plate so I can replace one of the 2 sandpaper clamps that broke.

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Are you removing the plate from the top (4screws) or trying from the bottom. It appears that the eccentric is a loose press fit. I am looking at a breakdown but it is not really all that clear. I would suggest going to Metabotools.com and under downloads type in your model number which is 600358-42, the 6 is already in place so what I did is add a 1 to the end of it and found the tool. Let me know but did you also check the clamps for the reason. Usually the platen is sold as an assembly.

Posted on Jan 10, 2009

  • David Ford
    David Ford Jan 12, 2009

    Have you tried a screwdriver on either end alternately applying down force on the screwdrivers to pry the eccentric off. Also if you have applied heat you might want to take a look at the bearings. Did you look at the breakdown I mentioned it shows exactly what needs to be done. Let me know

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