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Tue Sep 15, 2009 9:16 pm
Forum: 3-in-1 Metalworking Machines
Topic: HF 5980 - need wiring info for lathe motor
Replies: 5
Views: 3127

I got a reply from HF with the instructions on the wiring. They don't have a consistent color coding, so they took me from the switch. If anyone else needs the info let me know. I'll be glad to e-mail it to you.

Thanks for all of the help!

John
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Sun Sep 13, 2009 3:09 pm
Forum: 3-in-1 Metalworking Machines
Topic: HF 5980 - need wiring info for lathe motor
Replies: 5
Views: 3127

blekenbleu, Sorry, I guess I zoomed in the image too far. I was shooting from the top op the milling head looking down. I've included another photo pulled back. I understood you were talking the order of the wires... just not from which starting point. Maybe this will help clarify. http://img29.imag...
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Sat Sep 12, 2009 2:47 pm
Forum: 3-in-1 Metalworking Machines
Topic: HF 5980 - need wiring info for lathe motor
Replies: 5
Views: 3127

blekenbleu, Thanks for the info! A member foxtrot also sent me the manual link and is trying to help me figure out the wiring, so thanks to both of you! I need to clarify though, with the order you've listed, are you talking right to left (as in photo) starting with where the marked ground lug is, o...
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Mon Sep 07, 2009 7:00 pm
Forum: 3-in-1 Metalworking Machines
Topic: HF 5980 - need wiring info for lathe motor
Replies: 5
Views: 3127

HF 5980 - need wiring info for lathe motor

Hi guys, This seems like the place where all the machinist brains are, so I thought I'd ask you all a question. I bought a used HF T5980, made in 2000. I know it is a very limited machine, but I think it will suffice for my needs at this point. When I picked it up it was disassembled, so the lathe m...