Quick Fix: How to Replace the Platen on a Belt Sander
Replacing the platen on a belt sander is a straightforward repair, but getting the fasteners back in place can be tricky. Read this article to learn a handy trick to make re-installing the platen easi...
How to Diagnose a Bad Power Cord or Switch
This article outlines the basics of power tool and appliance electrical diagnosis. You can use a multimeter to test tool and appliance cords and switches, the two parts usually responsible for electri...
How to Remove an Armature Bearing with a Vise
This article explains one backup method for removing armature bearings when a bearing puller isn't available.
Electric Power Tool Parts 101
This article defines the basic parts of most power tools, explains how they work, and what to look for when they stop working.
Discussion for the Bosch PDA100A (0603307039) Delta Sander