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  • Delta Q3 Need some assistance please.

    I just bought a Q3 Delta 40-650 (type 1 or 2 I'm not sure) from a government surplus auction. It looks like it is in fantastic condition...except it doesn't have the top tension piece, there is nothing there. I am in need of some suggestions. I want to get my $35 investment up and cutting wood while maintaining a student budget, any ideas?

    It seems they sell the individual pieces online at: http://www.ereplacementparts.com/delta-40650-type-scroll-saw-parts-c-3275_3505_14011.html. I added it all up and the whole assembly total would be like $120. I only want to use this as a very last resort. Please help!


    I moved your thread to a more appropriate forum to maximize traffic and get you more responses to your request/question.
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    Last edited by wood-n-things; 09-09-2011, 01:44 AM.

  • #2
    You are looking for the upper chuck assembly part # 1349994 which comes as a unit. Try a DeWalt repair store. They owned Delta for a long time and they may still be able to help you. If all else fails, call Delta factory directly. I don't have their number any more but they were in Tenn. I think they are in S. Carolina now. Good luck.

    george
    A day without sawdust is a day without sunshine.
    George

    delta 650, hawk G426

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    • #3
      If it is the P/N abbove, this site has it for ~$52.00.
      Timber Woodworking Machinery: Used Equipment Listings

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      • #4
        Thanks a lot! Is part # 1349994 synonymous with both type 1 or 2? I'm not sure which type I have.

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        • #5
          If that doesn't work, try Rick.
          Rick's Scrollsaw

          Bob
          Delta P-20 & Q-3

          I wondered why the baseball was getting bigger. Then it hit me!

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          • #6
            Thanks! Rick had a very helpful post about the Q3. I'm liking this Q3 more and more, even though I haven't gotten a blade in it yet!

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