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Remote Throttle

Discussion in 'Milling & Saw Mills' started by Marshy, Apr 21, 2017 at 8:47 AM.

  1. Marshy

    Marshy 285 Killa

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    Hi guys, I'm looking for a clamp-on type throttle lever that can be controlled via cable and remove handle for milling. Is there anything off the shelf that is reasonably priced and durable? I've searched the internet and see this question get asked a thousand times but all were custom made solutions. I'm actually surprised there isn't a product for this offered by any of the CSM manufactures.

    Something like this is what I'm looking for...
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    Trx250r180 Saw polisher

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    My norwood mill came with one ,part should be available seperate .,come on and off quick with the plastic set screw . norwood mill 3.jpg norwood mill 4.jpg mill 036.jpg
     
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    I sent them an email because they dont list it separately. Hopefully they will sell one or I will have to make my own.
     
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    Trx250r180 Saw polisher

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    I have a replacement parts list i think at home that came with the mill ,i will see if it is listed in there and post the part #s if it shows them ,may be tomorrow though .
     
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    I would appreciate it, thanks.
     
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    Trx250r180 Saw polisher

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    Here is some stuff out of the manual if take the little # in the circle and cross to the parts list will end up with part #s for what you want . KIMG0880.JPG KIMG0879.JPG KIMG0877.JPG KIMG0875.JPG KIMG0873.JPG
     
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    Trx250r180 Saw polisher

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    Trx250r180 Saw polisher

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    Here is some chain info i found in the manual ,off the subject but good info
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    BobL No longer addicted to AS

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    I started out with that type of remote trigger (based on a bicycle brake arm) on my 076, but within a dozen or so logs I notice significant wear on the trigger so I had to replace the trigger. I thought the rubber brake pad would protect the trigger but it didn't. Then I tried out various forms of padding like sponge rubber (which wore straight through within a couple of cuts. The best thing I found was hydraulic hose (not too hard and not too soft) but it still wore the trigger.
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    Thats I went for a direct action on the trigger lever wire arm and a MC throttle attached to the wrap handle. Of all the mods on my mill I rate this number one.
     
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    Trx250r180 Saw polisher

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    Have had the mill several years now,no wear at all on trigger of saw,,good idea on the hose though
     
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    Could be the 076 - it's a bit of a vibe monster.
     
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