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    The momentary start switch needs a way to keep...

    The momentary start switch needs a way to keep the coil energized after you stop pushing the button. That is generally done with a latch or a wire from a leg on the load side of the contactor IF...
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    The only part I can offer is the switches should...

    The only part I can offer is the switches should be fine. They may have the max voltage and amp rating cast into the operator body. You are going to run a neutral for the pilot light. ...
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    The "bearings" are split sleeve plastic so I am...

    The "bearings" are split sleeve plastic so I am not that concerned with the upper section. I am reluctant to use a ball hone, using emery in the local area seems more focused on the damage. The...
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    The seal kit P/N that is supposed to be correct...

    The seal kit P/N that is supposed to be correct is 233745

    The piston bore has this corrosion it is as far as I can gauge under .001 deep. There is pitting along with the scaring. The helix...
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    Back to the task at hand. The rotator has...

    Back to the task at hand.

    The rotator has areas where oil film collapsed and corrosion is present. I am showing the before pics here, the helix shown is the external piston spiral. That is...
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    The cylinder is apart. It needs to get cleaned...

    The cylinder is apart. It needs to get cleaned up and assessed it has some corrosion on the helical part of the shaft and in the piston bore. I think it is a 10 series Helac or some other brand?...
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    This isn't the same as Dalmatiangirls the end...

    This isn't the same as Dalmatiangirls the end gland has set screws to remove the gland. That came off with a struggle AKA slide hammer, I can't get the other end to come out either, it turns and...
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    I have the basket off and am removing the...

    I have the basket off and am removing the rotator, I want to delve into the basket leveling while it is down. The Genie manual sez the counter balance for the auto level is in-line with the boom...
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    The batteries actually came back far better than...

    The batteries actually came back far better than expected, they are at 37.2 volts three days after charging/usage was minimal but they are holding charge.

    The counter balance is what john k. is...
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    Genie Z boom issues

    This isn't material handling but it is a tool for rigging and equipment access.

    I bought a 1995 Genie Z-45-22 DC boom lift that was DOA, I knew it going in.

    The thing sat at a Cat house for...
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    If they pull the head and lay both the column and...

    If they pull the head and lay both the column and head on a pallet flat they would be fine. I just had a 900 pound grinder shipped on its back on a pallet LTL and it made the trip just fine.
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    I won't say a CNC table wouldn't be the best...

    I won't say a CNC table wouldn't be the best choice for production and larger cut. That said, I have a 16" throat vertical bandsaw and I use it almost daily for stuff like trimming a corner, cut a...
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    In looking at the pics, I wonder if it is even...

    In looking at the pics,

    I wonder if it is even a legal width, 102" at most 106 at the tire sidewall max. Wider than that it needs permits to operate on streets/highways. It would look pretty...
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    It has a big engine for a mixer chassis. From...

    It has a big engine for a mixer chassis. From the looks of it, geo survey, cable laying off road expedition kinda stuff. Maybe a Dakar rally kinda thing? Way over priced on CL or anywhere...
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    I watched that vid a week ago. That makes...

    I watched that vid a week ago. That makes Tesla look like a hack.
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    I have actually bought and used both 40 & 75HP...

    I have actually bought and used both 40 & 75HP inverters off ebay. These were purchased years ago but, they were both good and continue to function at a light usage.

    The prices today are...
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    Do you have another forklift or crane that can...

    Do you have another forklift or crane that can lift the counterweight? The counterweight on a 8K forklift could weigh 3000.

    Steve
  18. UM, That is a 208/120 transformer-220V in the...

    UM,

    That is a 208/120 transformer-220V in the title

    Steve
  19. If you change the voltage and find sourcing...

    If you change the voltage and find sourcing heater elements for the old Westinghouse difficult just buy another starter.

    My Series 62 was supplied with the a similar but single direction starter,...
  20. I can't offer any advice on Kva other than...

    I can't offer any advice on Kva other than confirming what Cal said. I have a 2013 20HP series 62 and I have taken some pretty heavy cuts <.500, never seen the load meter near the middle let alone...
  21. You may want to call these folks and see what...

    You may want to call these folks and see what they can offer.

    Heavy Equipment Electronics Repair

    Steve
  22. You should be fine, high leg is only an issue...

    You should be fine, high leg is only an issue with 120 loads where the high leg and neutral are used. Just verify that you have 240 volts leg to leg.

    Steve
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    It was a young maybe 15 pounds? The first...

    It was a young maybe 15 pounds? The first signs of it were it dumped everything that had water in it over night. There is nothing out in the shop that is edible, I am in my office having a...
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    TG, Red tabby Tom cats are the best shop cats!...

    TG,

    Red tabby Tom cats are the best shop cats!

    My lil guy "Dusty" was in the ceiling of a part of my building that we took down due to major structural issues. The week before we raised the...
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    As far as the shop cat and safety. The worst...

    As far as the shop cat and safety. The worst is when the dam cat walks under my truck, he has a big black spot between the shoulders right now. As far as chips, welding/grinding he has a few...
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