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 and Replace a Drill Press Spindle
This article will teach you to remove and replace the sindle in your drill press. You can also use these instructions for other drill press repairs including installing a new quill or new bearings.
How to Replace the Adjusting Rack on a Drill Press
When teeth on a drill press adjusting rack break you can lose performance because the table won't adjust along its full range. This article outlines the steps necessary to replace the adjusting rack s...
How to Remove and Reinstall a Drill Press Chuck
Follow this article's steps and instructions to correctly remove and reinstall your drill press's chuck. View this article's video for a demonstration.
Discussion for the Delta DP400 Type 1 Drill Press
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Question: Delta Drill Press DP400 Motor/Ca...
I need the specs on the start capacitor for my Drill Press motor. (I replaced the original capacitor with another I had laying around and got my drill to work, but sometimes I have to turn the spindle by hand to get it to run.) I tossed the original capacitor and now I need the spec ratings in order to get a new one. Thanks for any help.
Question: Removing Spindle Pulley
should this pulley lift off after removal of the nut on top? Or do I have to remove the chuck and spindle?
Reply: Pinnion Assy
We have prepared an article and video on replacing a spindle on Delta 10" drill press in which the pinion had to be removed also. This is little smaller scale then what you have but it should be the same. Here is a link to it.
How to Replace a Drill Press Spindle.
Hope this helps,
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