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bbasiaga

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#1 posted 03-29-2018 11:41 PM

I bet you have something stuck in there. Mine is not the same, but very similar design and it does what yours is doing when it gets a clog. The first time it happened was right at first use, when somehow I pushed a piece of masking tape or whatever it was protecting the cutter during shipping down there and didn’t realize it. Those ear muffs with music are a bad idea….cant hear your DC, or not.

The second time was after I ran it with the DC hose connected, but the DC not turned on. Both times it was a real bear to clean out. Had to reach up the exhaust port and pull all the crap out, then now air in where ever I could at the top. Machine unplugged of course.

Brian

-- Part of engineering is to know when to put your calculator down and pick up your tools.


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