Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 12
  1. Quote Originally Posted by Tenson View Post
    Does anyone have tips on how to remove the chuck on my WD13S pillar drill from Axminster?

    The spindle has a taper directly on the end and pressed into the chuck. There is no 'key way' to release it. Tapping a bearing release fork between the chuck and drill body only acts to pull the spindle out of its bearings.

    Perhaps a bit of dis-assembly lubricant and heat on the chuck? Any other tips?
    Well the wedges method is the preferred way, did you use two either side or just one, here is a link to the correct type, not sure whats going on with the price but I'm sure you can find others or make some:

    Here is a great video by a friend I follow on YouTube, he's doing a service on a chuck, uses the wedges method correctly and takes you through the motions and more:

    Last edited by Lee Roberts; 29-10-2015 at 04:07 PM.

Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 12

Similar Threads

  1. Replies: 3
    Last Post: 01-11-2014, 08:28 PM
  2. Bearing fit problem
    By paulus.v in forum Linear & Rotary Motion
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 09-10-2013, 08:54 AM
  3. Zapp 3-Axis kit - putting it all together
    By birchy in forum Motor Drivers & Controllers
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 18-02-2013, 11:05 AM
  4. Making timing pulley - putting theory into action
    By wiatroda in forum Metalwork Project Showcase
    Replies: 15
    Last Post: 28-11-2011, 01:22 AM
  5. FOR SALE: bearing/belts
    By oadamo in forum Items For Sale
    Replies: 9
    Last Post: 03-01-2011, 11:43 AM


Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts