Woodworking on a Half-Shoestring #54: Hitachi C10FL Acquisition - Part 3 (Assembled)

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Blog entry by retired_guru posted 08-21-2015 11:39 PM 2925 reads 0 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Assembly was finished late this afternoon. Tests showed I could achieve 90 degree accuracy between blade and table top, but from front to back of the blade in relation to the miter slots I was at least a sixteenth off in the back. Still some vibration after startup. Not having been run for a year has made some of the pivots a little stiff. As it was, I had to lube the angle pivots. A little more TLC. The manual doesn’t explain how to deal with blade to miter slot adjustment. A search on the Web brought me to a forum post that reiterated what Hitachi told him: four bolts holding the trunnion to the bottom of the top need to be loosened and the assembly moved as needed. Typical. Tomorrow. I’m done for this day.

-- -- Paul: jack of all dreams, a master none.

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#1 posted 08-22-2015 02:56 PM

Nice job of restoring your table saw Paul. It looks new. A little more tweaking and you are done.

-- Lee - Northern idaho~"If the women don't find you handsome, at least they ought to find you handy"~ Red Green

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#2 posted 08-22-2015 03:04 PM

Thanks, Lee. :)

-- -- Paul: jack of all dreams, a master none.

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