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  1. No idea Pete - I can't actually find someone who...

    No idea Pete - I can't actually find someone who has bought them. Put it this way even if it lasts 1/2 the amount of time then an old English made one @ 1/4 of the price it make sense. Indiamart...
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    Crazy big! There was one of these posted on...

    Crazy big! There was one of these posted on Facebook recently...

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    Love these machines! Yaaaas finish it!!! Looking...

    Love these machines! Yaaaas finish it!!! Looking forward to see her complete :)
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    Hey Nigel, Did you see this one: 516395

    Hey Nigel,

    Did you see this one:

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    Hey Zac, Take a look at this guy over in NSW:...

    Hey Zac,

    Take a look at this guy over in NSW: Andyloveswoodwork on Instagram: "Dressing the top wheel on the #Wadkin DR bandsaw. Took a bit to mount the jig on top but it worked out well. The tire...
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    Hmm ... I like that! Way better than having a...

    Hmm ... I like that! Way better than having a length of wood sitting up vertically!
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    I did rig up something with a sled on my old saw...

    I did rig up something with a sled on my old saw which wasn't too bad. Cutting the end grain was a bit inaccurate is it required the timber to be dead square to the surface which was always a bit...
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    Thanks for the clarification. I've been thinking...

    Thanks for the clarification. I've been thinking of rigging up something to do tenons - something that will slide along the fence - will need to think about!
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    The guard isn't complete as it's missing the...

    The guard isn't complete as it's missing the inside section. May look at fabricating something and incorporating overhead dust collection.

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    Thanks Vann - yes good thinking!

    Thanks Vann - yes good thinking!
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    OK as far as table top hole sizes go there is a...

    OK as far as table top hole sizes go there is a forum already here:

    Wadkin PK Sliding Table.

    So assume it's:

    Blue circles indicate 1/2" (12.7mm) BSW (12 tpi) threaded holes
    Yellow circles...
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    Interesting, looking at mine ... The blue...

    Interesting, looking at mine ...

    The blue holes are all the same size. Assume the sizes are:

    Blue circles indicate 1/2" (12.7mm) BSW (12 tpi) threaded holes
    Yellow circles indicate 5/8"...
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    It was 125 so I guess that was a pretty good...

    It was 125 so I guess that was a pretty good price then!

    Switch swap out looks pretty straight forward:

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    I had a look the outlet bolted to the isolator. Looks like I can piggy...
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    Speaking of ... Missed this by hrs! Mind you I...

    Speaking of ... Missed this by hrs! Mind you I struggle with UK prices on spares, it makes your eyes water!

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    Thanks mate - now onto getting it running smooth...

    Thanks mate - now onto getting it running smooth and proper!
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    Perhaps a question for Vann... what are the two...

    Perhaps a question for Vann... what are the two different thread type & sizes on the table tops?

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    Legend - thanks Rob! I actually think the double...

    Legend - thanks Rob! I actually think the double mitres would be waisted on me - perhaps the main one would be good. I do like what Jack had made up below and would be keen to create something...
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    Wadkin PK Gen 4

    I finally found a PK after about a 3yr search. Ironically it was only 15mins from my house. It needs some TLC has a fence and guard but no mitres which I am keen to make up - if anyone could send me...
  19. QUEENSLAND Conarobb, I've heard good things regarding these...

    Conarobb, I've heard good things regarding these bits Top Bearing Ultra-perfomance Compression Flush Trim Solid Carbide Cnc Router Bit - 1/4" 1/2" Shank - Milling Cutter - AliExpress also checkout...
  20. N.S.W. Are you by chance selling a Festool Domino DF500?

    Are you by chance selling a Festool Domino DF500?
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    Nice one Rob - I'll be looking to fashion...

    Nice one Rob - I'll be looking to fashion something up for mine when I get it - this gives me a good idea :2tsup:
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    Thanks clear_out - will give you a call :)

    Thanks clear_out - will give you a call :)
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    SOLD: Morning Alex, If you can do $700 I'll take it....

    Morning Alex,

    If you can do $700 I'll take it. Your about 50klms from me (am in South East Brisbane) so will just need to find some time to leg it over to your place, can put through the cash in...
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    Could it be that the PKA range was limited to 3...

    Could it be that the PKA range was limited to 3 " & that yours was a transition model from a Gen 2 to a Gen 3 (or something like that)? I should get mine in about 2-3 weeks had to delay it with some...
  25. VICTORIA Well not sure what the go is but not any scammers...

    Well not sure what the go is but not any scammers introduce themselves: https://www.woodworkforums.com/f175/hello-247398#post2281612. Maybe some of the chemicals went to he's head and screwed with...
  26. VICTORIA Should have refreshed my page - looks like I was...

    Should have refreshed my page - looks like I was waay to late!
  27. VICTORIA I'll take it - PM sent

    I'll take it - PM sent
  28. Thats a good point the tooling that comes with...

    Thats a good point the tooling that comes with the machine should always be a consideration. Chains and Chisels can easily total an additional $1,000 if you buy it now.
  29. I am not going to give you the typical "depends...

    I am not going to give you the typical "depends ..." Is it a Wadkin MF or ME ? This is what I have observed over the years:

    MA - $750 - $1,500
    ME - $1,000 - $1,500
    MF - $1,500 - $2,500
    ...
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    Hey Van, yes 405 mm (16") dia disc. Clear_out who...

    Hey Van, yes 405 mm (16") dia disc. Clear_out who sold it to me had a 'life time' of spare belts and discs. I'll likely list some to sell as I'll never get through them and is quite a bit of money...
  31. What were the chances of that fitting or did you...

    What were the chances of that fitting or did you have to jury rig something up to fasten it to the machine?
  32. Hey mate, yes, take a look at:...

    Hey mate, yes, take a look at: https://www.woodworkforums.com/f299/wadkin-bgy-disk-belt-sander-239044?highlight=wadkin
    I have just sold the Woodfast sander - sold within hrs of posting, had a heap...
  33. Yeah OK I see what you mean - the previous owner...

    Yeah OK I see what you mean - the previous owner was a metal worker (retired so it never actually saw any real work) so it going lat out was probably a good thing. Anyway the disc probably runs a bit...
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    Vann, this is the auction that had two of these...

    Vann, this is the auction that had two of these going. A few other nice Wadkin machines and bits going too:

    Unreserved Cabinet Makers Plant & Equipment
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    Hey Vann, have you thought about getting a quote...

    Hey Vann, have you thought about getting a quote for the two PK mitres from that foundry?

    BTW - I found a PK about 15mins from my house which I've bought (pending payment and pickup) but it's...
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    Unfortunately not it was on Graysonline. They had...

    Unfortunately not it was on Graysonline. They had about 12 Wadkin machines going, was very exciting to see all the kit. Most things went for a pretty high price as it caused a Wadkin frenzy!
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    A couple of these went recently at an Auction up...

    A couple of these went recently at an Auction up in Toowoomba a few months ago. I was thinking of throwing my hat in the ring for one but annoying the auctioneer had a matter of a couple of days as a...
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    Very nice! Geez 7,194.00 - there was a very nice...

    Very nice! Geez 7,194.00 - there was a very nice Robinson down in SA a few months ago for $2,500 it would have been a really good buy, was up for sale for a couple of months can you believe it.
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    Yes pictures would be good. I mean it's easy...

    Yes pictures would be good. I mean it's easy enough to take a measurement of the bolt head it has to fit but if I know what an original one looks like I could look to make it similar at the very...
  40. Toomnus I 'thought' it would be a good smaller...

    Toomnus I 'thought' it would be a good smaller machine BUT what I've just realised is the Wadkin's belt sander folds up and overall the foot print is actually roughly the same. It's also 240v single...
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    Would anyone have a complete fence assembly with...

    Would anyone have a complete fence assembly with the holder downy springs thingies? Mine are missing and am thinking of making some up somehow.
  42. Well I bit the bullet and bought one of these. I...

    Well I bit the bullet and bought one of these. I am going to see how it stacks up against my Wadkin BGY (https://www.woodworkforums.com/f299/wadkin-bgy-disk-belt-sander-239044?highlight=wadkin) I...
  43. VICTORIA If this was in Brisbane I would have bought this...

    If this was in Brisbane I would have bought this in a heart beat!
  44. Woodfast Model 150 Universal Linisher & Disc Sander

    Not sure if you would regard this as an Antique machine but they are no longer made and assume are 20 - 30 years old? Does anyone have much information on these machines?

    woodfast 150 sander -...
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    SOLD: These look really nice. I almost bought one of...

    These look really nice. I almost bought one of these from Timbecon about 6-9 months ago looks like they don't sell them anymore. So your correct doesn't seem like woodworking business seem to stock...
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    This is the boards I've made in the past. Haven't...

    This is the boards I've made in the past. Haven't made any for sometime. Take a look at: Dorff Boards
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    I think the RPM is most important. The horse...

    I think the RPM is most important. The horse power up or down comes secondary. BUT more power is always good!
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    Thanks for the photos - that locking device looks...

    Thanks for the photos - that locking device looks relatively easy to make. Will look at making something out of a thick piece of metal.

    I saw another one for sale today on FB Marketplace which has...
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    Take a look at: VFDs for Newbies...

    Take a look at: VFDs for Newbies - not all 3-Phase motors are compatible with VFDs.

    A new 3HP single phase motor will cost you about $230: 2.2kw 3HP 2800rpm shaft 24mm Electrical motor single...
  50. I did enquire about a motor rewind a few years...

    I did enquire about a motor rewind a few years ago. It was a straight forward 3HP 3-phase motor for an old Aussie 3-phase machine. I vaguely remember they said it'll be about $400 - $600 for a rewind...
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