extending spindle wires

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extending spindle wires

Postby cromag27 » Wed Jun 13, 2018 10:51 am

set up a drag chain wire carrier on my hd3, as found on the hd4. just need to extend the spindle wires but have no idea what the easiest way to do this is. any suggestions?
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Re: extending spindle wires

Postby Rando » Wed Jun 13, 2018 2:34 pm


Spindle wires? As in from the VFD for a water-cooled spindle?

Well, the easiest, of course, is to move the VFD closer to give more wire.

Other than that, it's going to be some custom wiring one way or the other.
If you choose to hack an extension cord for the raw wire, be sure it's rated for 600V.

Hope that helps, sorry there's no simple "2018-035 Spindle Extension Cable v1.02" :(.

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