My old Makita 3901B router needs new bearings.
They arrived the other day care of a Makita Service agent.
Despite me asking (and showing them how far I'd got) they offered no
hints as to how to do it (obviously grumpy at the fact I wasn't going to
pay them to do it for me).
The front bearing took a little thought and was removed using a gear puller.
I am stumped if I can work out how to remove the rear one!
| | | | <- rear bearing
====+===+==== <- washer
XXXX| |XXXX <- commutator assembly
There's no gap between the bearing and the washer and certainly nothing
else on the assembly I would rate strong enough to grab with the gear
I can get a firm grasp on the bearing with a set of multi-grips and have
tried tapping the shaft out with a steel rod (of slightly smaller
diameter) without luck.
Any help would be appreciated!
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