Makita 2704 Contractors 15 Amp 10 Inch Benchtop Table Saw - Answered Questions & Fixed issues

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Can I get the assembly instructions

This is the best information I could find. Hopefully this will help you out. http://www.ereplacementparts.com/makita-2704x1-table-saw-parts-c-97_98_216_7512.html Good luck, Marty
6/19/2014 10:55:28 AM • Makita 2704... • Answered on Jun 19, 2014 • 118 views
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My 2704 is blowing fuses, there is no fault on the

You may have a motor winding lead that has touched the case of the motor, shorting out the windings, drawing too much amperage, thus blowing fuses. You may have to disassemble your motor and check the stator windings for a short as well as the armature windings. Also the motor could be hanging up due to bearing trouble and causing the motor to draw too much amperage. Probably the cheapest thing to do would be to replace the motor.
6/8/2011 8:55:32 PM • Makita 2704... • Answered on Jun 08, 2011 • 258 views
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My 2704 bench saw has

before you replace it, you can try and clean the commutator. To do this first unplug the tool and turn the saw on its backside. remove the brushes and find a emory board (cardboard) while turning the blade by hand (use a glove) lightly touch the board to the commutator to try and clean the surface, While doing this try and notice any raised sections of the comm, if there are any then you would need a new armature and possibly field. I would try cleaning first though. Let me know if you have any more questions.
3/10/2011 3:44:53 PM • Makita 2704... • Answered on Mar 10, 2011 • 334 views
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My makita 2704 table saw

there are no capacitators that I see. What I would do is unplug the tool and remove the brushes and check there condition for burning/wear and if you can look into the brush tube and carefully turn the motor by hand and look at the commutator for discoloration. Let me know if you need more help. You can download a breakdown at "makitausa.com"
3/2/2011 7:41:28 PM • Makita 2704... • Answered on Mar 02, 2011 • 832 views
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Electric brake doesnt work unless

sounds like a faulty switch. before removing write yourself or take a photo of where the wires go. Also check the condition of the brushes, if they are too short the brake won't work either.
1/19/2011 12:59:45 AM • Makita 2704... • Answered on Jan 19, 2011 • 150 views
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Makita 2704 I overloaded my motor

if the motor RPM drops dramatically when the noise starts, it is probably a dry motor bushing, if this just started, lubricating the motor may just fix it.


4/5/2009 2:57:00 AM • Makita 2704... • Answered on Apr 05, 2009 • 735 views
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WIRIING CURCIT ON MAKITA 2414NB H CHOP SAW

https://www.manualslib.com/manual/1170716/Makita-2414en.html?page=9
9/16/2021 4:34:07 AM • Makita Saws • Answered on Sep 16, 2021 • 15 views
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My makita dpc 6400 concrete saw blade slows down when cutting when I put pressure down whilst cutting why is that happening

You are increasing the load on the bearings.
8/7/2021 1:22:33 PM • Makita Saws • Answered on Aug 07, 2021 • 26 views
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Makita sliding compound saw is very noisy on start and does the gears need lubrication

may be to late for lube noise either bearing or gear worn /debris or damaged
8/7/2021 1:27:12 PM • Makita Saws • Answered on Aug 07, 2021 • 123 views
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My Makita DSS610 18v cordless circular saw stopped working mid cut. I changed the battery to another, fully charged, one but still nothing. Tried again next day, with both batteries, still nothing.

Hello Derek, it seems that your motor or motor brushes have failed please contact the manufacture about replacing the motor brushes.
7/12/2021 11:37:02 AM • Makita Saws • Answered on Jul 12, 2021 • 4,977 views
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How to work makita ls1013 without controller device? If this is possible I need the role of wire connection. Thanks to experienced friends

https://www.google.com/search?q=How+to+work+makita+ls1013+without+controller+device&oq=How+to+work+makita+ls1013+without+controller+device&aqs=chrome..69i57&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8
4/7/2021 11:16:11 PM • Makita Saws • Answered on Apr 07, 2021 • 48 views
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I have a Makita circular saw that when you try to start it it barely turns and flips the breaker or tries to all the lights dim!! Is there a start compacitor for that saw

All portable power tools including saws and most tradesman type saw benches use the light and powerful series wound brush-type motor that doesn't use a start capacitor. The single phase induction motor that does use a start capacitor is far too bulky and heavy for portable tools but is found in many of the static workshop tools. The powerful brush type motor is electrically very noisy and is almost permanently at the edge of self destructing. Good suppression to prevent radio and tv interference is necessary and this also helps protect the motor but a mains transient or power surge while in use can cause an internal surge destroying the insulation of the windings rendering the motor useless in a millisecond. This could be what happened to your saw though it could equally be an internal short circuit in the power cord or inside the saw and these things must be checked before either writing off the tool or sending it for repair.
1/12/2021 3:13:28 PM • Makita Saws • Answered on Jan 12, 2021 • 32 views
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Model 2704. Why doesn't it turn on?

The principle of the series wound brush type motor is fairly straightforward with a field coil set either side of an armature that is mounted in bearings with a commutator and brush gear mounted at one end, the circuit consists of a field coil, the armature and the other field coil connected in series. The air gap between the rotor and stator is small but large enough to allow free rotation even when hot - electrically there should be continuity through the circuit from the start of one field coil to the end of the other though typically the dc resistance will be found to be low but will rise sharply when the armature is spun... The checking of the wiring, switch and motor circuit is largely intuitive and well within the scope of the handyperson though the proper testing of electronic speed controls or soft starts is beyond most folk, fortunately though, these things are usually in the form of a module that either work or don't and if the remainder of the circuit tests ok it is reasonable to assume the module is defective and it is usually reasonable to bypass such a module to test motor operation before spending cash. Professional equipment sold in many parts of the world must be fitted with an electric brake designed to stop rotation in one second when switched off - as yet I haven't had to delve into such things. This design of motor is electrically very noisy and high powered motors are perpetually at the edge of self-destruction and effective suppression is important to prevent electrical interference to receiving equipment and to some extent protect the motor. Suppression takes on a variety of forms from a through-module containing a variety of chokes and capacitors to discrete components. It isn't unusual for a suppressor module to fail - they often don't age well...
1/3/2021 6:47:34 PM • Makita Saws • Answered on Jan 03, 2021 • 49 views
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Makita table saw wont turn on

A failed power supply, broken on/off switch, bad motor overload, broken power cord or failed drive motor can prevent the table saw motor from starting. First, try resetting the overload. If the table saw motor won't start after resetting the overload, then the saw may not be getting power from the electrical outlet.
6/24/2020 10:57:41 AM • Makita Saws • Answered on Jun 24, 2020 • 163 views
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How do I change blade on makita table saw

pull the gard off you shoud have rinches which came with the nut isclock wise
1/9/2020 1:31:42 PM • Makita Saws • Answered on Jan 09, 2020 • 101 views
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The swivel head release button is stuck on my Makita LS1016 sliding compound mitre saw. How do I unstick it?

gently keep tapping it while holding release pressure till it turns could take a lot of tapping but it will break free
11/20/2019 11:06:14 AM • Makita Saws • Answered on Nov 20, 2019 • 1,136 views
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Makita 18v angle grinder red lights flashing wont start. Had new brushes & controller

sounds like a bad connection make sure brushes are moving freely
11/20/2019 11:06:01 AM • Makita Saws • Answered on Nov 20, 2019 • 2,368 views
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