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Dewalt DW788 scroll saw noise

My scroll saw has started making a loud rattling/clattering noise. I have sent it back once for repair and the noise went away for awhile. The saw was out of warranty the first time I had this problem but it was still repaired free. I have now owned the saw about 5-6 yrs. I don't use it that much anymore. The noise goes away when I slow the speed down. Any help would be appreciated.
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  • jmidast Jan 19, 2009

    I found the solution on another website. That site had a link to a Dewalt quicktime movie showing how to fix the problem.



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