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230 (9in) mm band saw

I live in a sub trpical clamate and the guide bands on the two wheels have rotted and disintegrated. Where can I purchase replacements? preferably of a type that will last more than six months.

Regards

Carl

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  • dominic839 Feb 03, 2009

    Hi there, thank you for your response. The colour of the bands where of a translucent yellow and of a pollyurethane type material. it is of note that I have had the same problem with motor vehicle bushes and mounts for my model engines that where manufactured from the same or similar material. they last a few months then disitegrate, literally fall into crumbs. I have a brand new packet of bushes that are a plastic bag full of crumbs and steel bushings.

    I hope this helps as I live in Darwin and there are not any trade outlets that stock spare parts for Ryobi tools.



    Thank you.



    Regards Carl

  • Jhon E Cash Feb 27, 2009

    I have the same problewm with mine. Both the top and bottom bands broke. Where I can I find replacemrnts?



    Jhon in Dallas

  • James Thompsom May 11, 2010

    What color were the bands that disintegrated?

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I have searched the web and found wheel tires for the BS902 model and the BS903 model but not the BS901. If you have the 02 or 03 model you can find the rubber tires @ ereplacementparts.com for $2.97 ea. They have 7 in stock according to their website. I asked you the color of the tires because I was hoping there might be several choices of materials available but this is the only one I found. Best of luck MC4X4

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  • Gary Motyczka Jan 29, 2013

    The bandsawtirewarehouse.com sells quality Blue Max urethane band saw tires for you Ryobi BS901 as well as over 500 other make and model band saws.

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