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Generator will not put out power

It will start but will not produce power

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  • David Ford
    David Ford May 11, 2010

    Are there breakers on the control panel that might need reset. How long has the generator set. Let me know the model and brand and I will look at a breakdown and see if there is anything else, but I would look at breakers first.

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If you have checked the drive belts to be sure the motor is tightened against the belt properly, I guess it is probably the motor.
It sounds like it might be time to replace the motor. You can take it to a small motor repair shop in your area and have it tested, but drill press motors are frequently underpowered and therefore overworked, and they do wear out.
Sorry to have to tell you this, but I hope you'll understand that you should easily be able to find another motor that will work with your machine.

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