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by jdanke
Wed Jan 16, 2019 9:18 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bandsaw tires
Replies: 25
Views: 1999

Re: Bandsaw tires

Okay, you got me. No direct personal experience with stretch-on tires losing their elasticity over time, which is what I had in mind and read about on various forums (but did not write here). To be fair I have used the orange and blue urethane tires on 14" delta bandsaws that have crowned rims with ...
by jdanke
Tue Jan 15, 2019 9:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bandsaw tires
Replies: 25
Views: 1999

Re: Bandsaw tires

Talk to Bobby at WWTW in Wisconsin: https://www.woodworkerstoolworks.com/index.html He'll set you up with rubber tires and you could use either the contact cement he supplies or 3M Black Weatherstrip adhesive (https://www.3m.com/3M/en_US/company-us/all-3m-products/~/3M-Black-Super-Weatherstrip-Adhes...
by jdanke
Fri Nov 17, 2017 11:06 am
Forum: Milling Machines
Topic: Rockwell 21-100 Spindle Lubrication
Replies: 2
Views: 1693

Re: Rockwell 21-100 Spindle Lubrication

The original bearings are/were greased with shields and not intended to be oiled. The originals are deep-groove 'Conrad' bearings that were custom ground for preload and are installed next to each other with the inner shields removed (MRC 108KSF). Some folks will clean and regrease the bearings. Oth...