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I have an older table saw that i bought for $25.00 at a garage sale. the problem is that it is 240 volt/single phase, and i do not have , nor can i run 240 to my garage ( not enough free space in my breaker box) . it is a craftsman saw.
can it ( the motor ) be converted from 240 volt to 110 volt ,and if not, where might i find a 110 vol;t motor to fit it?

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  • gkos Dec 26, 2008

    my problem is similar. the saw is almost 50 years old and my motor burnt out. i am now looking for a replacement motor and i am trying to find a cheap way out. if you find a cheap source of saw motors, let me know...........thanx

  • Mike Durland
    Mike Durland May 11, 2010

    i am sorry but i don't have experience with table saws, i am sure that if you were able to change it to 110v it would have 220/110 on the motor somewhere.


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Buy a new 110v motor.Tho the current will higher and get a motor with the horse power and same motor base # so that the mounting holes and the shaft size and position match the old motor.

Posted on Oct 03, 2008

Why not install a few mini-breakers in the panel to give you more space. You probably won't be using this saw 24/7, right?

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