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Author Topic: Tracksaw TS55EQ  (Read 2711 times)

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Offline dogtramp

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Tracksaw TS55EQ
« on: November 26, 2013, 04:23 PM »
Can you fit a 165 mm blade in a TS55EQ

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Offline jonny round boy

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Re: Tracksaw TS55EQ
« Reply #1 on: November 27, 2013, 03:13 AM »
I've not done it myself, but I think it's possible. It's only 2.5mm bigger all round & there's enough space in the housing. That's assuming it's got a 20mm bore, of course.

My question is, why would you want to? Unless you already have a stock of 165mm blades, just buy the right blades - most blade mfr's make a version for the TS55.
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Re: Tracksaw TS55EQ
« Reply #2 on: November 27, 2013, 01:22 PM »
Per the instruction manual, only use blades with 160mm diameter and 20mm diameter arbor hole.

Offline dogtramp

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Re: Tracksaw TS55EQ
« Reply #3 on: November 27, 2013, 02:50 PM »
The reason I'm asking is that I some times I could do with a thinner cut
I have found  a 165 / 20 bore and 1.5 cut
Just wondering

Offline Svar

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Re: Tracksaw TS55EQ
« Reply #4 on: November 27, 2013, 05:13 PM »
I guess you'll need to open the housing and see how much spare space you have around standard blade.