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Old 08-14-2013, 09:03 PM
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Look what came in!!

My Magnamatic 9000 and 1000 blade balancer came in today!! Very excited to use it and I will post up my opinions of it after I use it in another thread.

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Old 08-14-2013, 09:50 PM
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Those are a thing of beauty, I have the balancer but don't have the grinder.
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Old 08-15-2013, 09:34 AM
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Is it bad that I use a plastic blade balance that I got from lowes?
It seems to work.
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Old 08-15-2013, 08:33 PM
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Is it bad that I use a plastic blade balance that I got from lowes?
It seems to work.
Any balancing is better than none. Even a nail on the wall will do.
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Old 08-15-2013, 08:35 PM
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Is it bad that I use a plastic blade balance that I got from lowes?
It seems to work.
That's what I use...........when I can find it
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Old 08-15-2013, 09:51 PM
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Any balancing is better than none. Even a nail on the wall will do.
None is necessary however...maybe on a 21" but not on real commercial units.
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Old 08-15-2013, 10:01 PM
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So than what is the point of buying that expensive machine the OP posted? I am just wondering - not trolling.
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Old 08-15-2013, 11:07 PM
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So than what is the point of buying that expensive machine the OP posted? I am just wondering - not trolling.
Think of how fast the blades are spinning, if there out of balance that will cause vibration which is bad for the spindle bearings.
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Old 08-15-2013, 11:17 PM
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None is necessary however...maybe on a 21" but not on real commercial units.


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I know why I balance them.

I'm wondering about the above comment.
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Old 08-16-2013, 06:05 AM
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I have already noticed the decks got much less noisy and don't vibrate nearly as much on startup. Every one of my blades was extremely far from balanced.... On every machine
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