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Request the wiring diagram from Dayton.

Dayton Grinders | Answered on Aug 01, 2020


you buy it according to the shaft size. mount it like a wheel. use the guard they throw wires off

Bench Grinders | Answered on Jul 13, 2020


The motor and grinder pulleys need to be perfectly parallel or the belt will track to one side or the other. The belt must be uniform with no stretch or wear points which will cause erratic travel. Hope this helps!

Wilton Variable... | Answered on Apr 13, 2020


Request the manual from Rockwell.

Grinders | Answered on Dec 26, 2019


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Grinders | Answered on Dec 22, 2019


Order from the manufacturer/distributor.

Bench Grinders | Answered on Dec 19, 2019


Contact the manufacturer/distributor directly to order.

Bench Grinders | Answered on Dec 19, 2019


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Bench Grinders | Answered on Dec 19, 2019


Mmmm... that's a little more complicated. If you have a continuity / resistance meter, we can noodle it out, though.

First, are the two white wires the ONLY wires coming from the motor? I suspect they are - that's not in conformance with any accepted color code, but it'll work. For the rest of this, I'll assume that the two white wires are the only ones from the motor.

You'll need to meter the switch itself, with no wires connected to it. In the OFF position, you shouldn't find continuity between any of the four switch contacts. In the ON position, you should find continuity between two pairs of contacts.

The black wire from the power cord should go to ONE of the two switch contacts in a pair that have continuity with the switch turned ON. One (either) of the white wires from the motor should go to the other switch contact IN THAT PAIR.

That leaves you with one more pair that has continuity with the switch turned ON. The white wire from the power cord goes to one of those, and the second white wire from the motor goes to the other one.

When you have it all wired up, plug it in & turn it on. If it's not right, it should immediately pop your circuit breaker. If it IS right, it should run fine.

If it pops your circuit breaker, open it back up and swap one wire from the power cord and one wire from the motor.

Grinders | Answered on Oct 06, 2019


Request the wiring diagram from the manufacturer/distributor.

Bench Grinders | Answered on Sep 18, 2019


Usually, 4 wires are multi-directional neutral and earth are usually colours the other 2 are both live and would need to go through a switch. you can of course put the other live in a cover and just use one live wired as usual into a plug. Make sure the spare wire is well protected ie in a jb with plenty of tape around it

Bench Grinders | Answered on Sep 13, 2019


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Bench Grinders | Answered on Sep 13, 2019


I have used a double-ended bench grinder for years with only a single wire brush, without problems.

Delta Grinders | Answered on Jun 13, 2019


Depends what parts are needed. Spare parts for something that goes wrong so rarely can be difficult especially if the machine is imported. Some parts will be fairly universal and so fairly easy to obtain - nuts, flanges, abrasive wheels, bearings, capacitor (if fitted) and possibly even the switch and tool rests.

Bench Grinders | Answered on May 26, 2019

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