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Bill Rubenstein Bill Rubenstein is offline
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Default Jet 1442 Problem

I'd solve the problems one at a time. Why does the motor not work? As
I remember, it doesn't work on a non-GFI circuit either?


Joe wrote:
Capacitor start motors are notorious for tripping GFI receptacles. GFI
receptacles are typically designated for use with portable hand held
tools, which a lathe is not.

Do you think I would be better off removing the GFI receptacle and
installing a GFI breaker instead?
The garage is on one breaker, and the gfi is upstream of the rest of the
receptacles. Are the GFI breakers less finiky than the receptacles?
I should probably just put in a sub panel, but I don't think I have the