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I have a porter cable 5" r.o.s. that is not orbiting. what is the most common resolution to this problem?

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It could be the bearing in the eccentric. If you provide the model number I will see what I can do to exactly narrow it down. But you can try turning the pad by hand and should feel some resistance and the motor not turn, if it does I would think the bearing or something rubbing on the housing.

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