Really high-quality stuff, everything fit well, holes lined up, looks really
good. It has high-quality switches and other components, including the
Baldor Motor (Pro2000 model/ 5HP)
Downside is that it was an athletic event (for a 57 year old) to get it
assembled. I welded up a frame and used a hoist to get it together. It
took a lot of time doing tedius stuff. I am experienced in metal fab,
welding, machine work, and automotive work from my early years. It took all
of what I knew to pull this off (I was going to be finished in one
Downside 2 is that I can only look at it until I get the Phase Converter
online. Waiting for a switch.
Well, it looks good anyway! My pitiful old DC sits beside it and will work
until I can get a "smoke test" on the motor. It did hurt my pride, but I
also employed an electrician to help me finish the phase converter set-up.
Even though it's not going yet, I am endorsing the people at Oneida for
being helpful and putting out a superior product. From what I've seen,
Grizzly has junk compared to this and it costs the same.
have a good day,