Restoring Vintage Machinery
Restoring vintage machinery is bookmark about Machinery bookmarked by chester with ID 13217422522 was uploaded on 21-02-2019 and has been viewed 332,090 times.
Synopsis: If you're thinking of restoring an old machine, it's important to realize that many old machines are just a lot of cast iron with potential.The important question to ask before diving in, says Robert M.
Vaughan, is whether the restored machine will be worth your trouble.Vaughan discusses the general procedures common to restoring any old woodworking machine.He starts by talking about how to move the machine (bring plenty of baggies for nuts and bolts), and covers inspection, cleaning, rust removal, machinery repairs, painting, electrical repairs, and how much it cost him overall to repair a bandsaw.
Side information discusses building a machinery stand and the specific procedures Vaughan used to restore a Walker-Turner bandsaw...