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Variable Speed Switch

Part Number: 886978
Porter Cable
Availability: Discontinued

This part is no longer available from the manufacturer.
This is a variable speed dial switch. It has a compact design for easy installation. This authentic Porter Cable replacement part is sold individually.

rnrnSwitches are commonly replaced parts in power tools, handling all on/off and variable speed operations. They also have a role in electric breaking; they can momentarily reverse electrical polarity. Because switches use mechanical internals, they will degrade and wear out over time, eventually requiring replacement. Some common signs of a broken or failing switch are:rn
  • The tool will not start when you use the switch, or it requires multiple tries to turn on, until eventually it refuses to start at all.rn
  • The variable speed function and electric braking aren’t working properly.
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    Product Information
    Manufacturer: Porter Cable
    Category Number: 886978
    Classification: Part
    Weight: 0.05 lbs.
    Shipping: Ships Worldwide world wide shipping icon
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