Accessibility, if you need to, remove the wiring from the motor. If you zoom in on the parts diagram, you can actually see this tiny notch in the base support just to the left of the spring. Spring (54) sits vertically in a hole of the plastic base support (32). this is where i had to stop, i do not have a press. this has six screws, for some you need to look a little harder, and some are out in the open. It puts a small amount of pressure on the metal plate of the roller (844), from underneath the metal platen of the belt surface (48). Terms — Wide Belt Sander Visual Defects 1) Chatter Marks. To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order. When chatter marks appear, many jump to the conclusion that there is something wrong with the abrasive, but that’s not always the case. half of the handle is part of this cover. This is the (partial) disassembly of a SKIL Model 7313 Belt Sander. Remove the screw on the very top of the device (side with SKIL logo). An awesome member of our community made this guide. This is difficult for some people, don't be surprised if you cant get it out, ESPECIALLY if the gears are rusted. Too much typing can decrease the life of the belt. To solve the belt sander won’t track the problem, please follow the steps below. Making it tight or loose will adjust the tension of the belt. It is not managed by iFixit staff. you can add to this if you know how to disassemble it from here and have a press to put it back together after you are done. © 2020 iFixit — Licensed under Creative Commons — Privacy — Reply. this piece is on the other side of the device, and has two deep screws. 02/15/2018 Where do i put the spring thats about an inch long as when i goto replace the roller, Mike M - Chatter marks are consistent, even lines that can appear on a workpiece after being run through a wide belt sander. This was made for a school project at AHS called "iFixit Teardown" This is the disassembly of the Model 7313 Belt Sander by Skil. Take the belt sander, and you’ll see the belt sander tracking knob on the side of the roller. Choose a size and copy the code below to embed this guide as a small widget on your site / forum. Now, use the right tool to make it tighter or looser.