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  • I need to fix my welder, But cant find the right part? MM130XP

    I have a millermatic 130xp
    I need part# 124 817
    (Housing, Wire Drive)

    I've searched for a while this morning, But cannot find it.

    Could someone point me in the right direction please?

  • #2
    bump, no one can give me some input??

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    • #3
      Originally posted by Mulepacker View Post
      I have a millermatic 130xp
      I need part# 124 817
      (Housing, Wire Drive)

      I've searched for a while this morning, But cannot find it.

      Could someone point me in the right direction please?
      looks like it has been discontinued.. 124 817 brings this up..


      http://miller4less.com/advanced_sear...=13&search.y=8

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      Last edited by H80N; 11-09-2013, 06:30 PM.
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      • #4
        H80, thats "124817" a discontinued part.

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        • #5
          Originally posted by cruizer View Post
          H80, thats "124817" a discontinued part.
          Yup... a search for that number on Miller4less said it was superseded and sent me to other apparently discontinued parts..
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          *******************************************
          The more you know, The better you know, How little you know

          “The bitterness of poor quality remains long after the sweetness of low price is forgotten”

          Buy the best tools you can afford.. Learn to use them to the best of your ability.. and take care of them...

          My Blue Stuff:
          Dynasty 350DX Tigrunner
          Dynasty 200DX
          Millermatic 350P w/25ft Alumapro & 30A
          Millermatic 200

          TONS of Non-Blue Equip, plus CNC Mill, Lathes & a Plasmacam w/ PowerMax-1000

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          • #6
            Originally posted by Mulepacker View Post
            I have a millermatic 130xp
            I need part# 124 817
            (Housing, Wire Drive)

            I've searched for a while this morning, But cannot find it.

            Could someone point me in the right direction please?
            Looks like you headed in the right direction already. If you can't find a parts machine, can you repair what you have or if you want a challenge build a new part? Otherwise it looks like you have a parts machine for sale. There is a working one on ebay just now but his "buy it now" price is way too high in my opinion. Good luck---Meltedmetal

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            • #7
              I guess I'm lucky we have a older man that works on welders about forty miles from me and he keeps all the old welders so I have gotten parts from him.
              So that's where I would look for someone like that in your area. I'm in Bryan tx . I doubt this old fellow would ship he's pretty ornery .

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              • #8
                Originally posted by Meltedmetal View Post
                Looks like you headed in the right direction already. If you can't find a parts machine, can you repair what you have or if you want a challenge build a new part? Otherwise it looks like you have a parts machine for sale. There is a working one on ebay just now but his "buy it now" price is way too high in my opinion. Good luck---Meltedmetal

                I dont think I acn repair..

                Whats an average price I could get for a "parts machine"?

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                • #9
                  Originally posted by Mulepacker View Post
                  I dont think I acn repair..

                  Whats an average price I could get for a "parts machine"?
                  I really don't know. I guess it depends on how good a salesman you are and how much time you want to put into marketing. TSC has the Hobart Handler 140 mig on sale right now at about 450.00. It will also depend on the demand. You could check out ebay or kijii and see what's happening there to get an idea.---Meltedmetal

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                  • #10
                    Gentlemen,

                    We are currently in the process of getting this part number re-instated. The diecaster that made these closed and we had to recover the die, locate another diecaster and a machine shop to machine them. It is going to take some time but they will be available in the future.
                    Kevin Schuh
                    Service Technician
                    Miller Electric Mfg. Co.

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                    • #11
                      I heard a horror story about an outfit that had a heck of a time getting back their $$,$$$ die back from a defunct plastic molding shop. It was like an episode of "Mission Impossible".
                      Miller stuff:
                      Dialarc 250 (1974)
                      Syncrowave 250 (1992)
                      Spot welder (Dayton badged)

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                      • #12
                        Originally posted by Mulepacker View Post
                        I have a millermatic 130xp
                        I need part# 124 817
                        (Housing, Wire Drive)

                        I've searched for a while this morning, But cannot find it.

                        Could someone point me in the right direction please?

                        I appreciate all the help. Though my dilemma has not been solved. I would like to think that a tool company as big and great as Miller, Will provide me with some better help.

                        BUMP

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                        • #13
                          Originally posted by Mulepacker View Post
                          I appreciate all the help. Though my dilemma has not been solved. I would like to think that a tool company as big and great as Miller, Will provide me with some better help.

                          BUMP
                          It is a 12-15 year old machine.... and Miller is in the process of putting the part back in production.... All companies have supplier hiccups... but Miller is actively working to resolve this one..
                          That sounds pretty responsive to me... what do you expect?? Room Service??..

                          Originally posted by Miller Kevin View Post
                          Gentlemen,

                          We are currently in the process of getting this part number re-instated. The diecaster that made these closed and we had to recover the die, locate another diecaster and a machine shop to machine them. It is going to take some time but they will be available in the future.
                          Last edited by H80N; 11-20-2013, 07:02 AM.
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                          *******************************************
                          The more you know, The better you know, How little you know

                          “The bitterness of poor quality remains long after the sweetness of low price is forgotten”

                          Buy the best tools you can afford.. Learn to use them to the best of your ability.. and take care of them...

                          My Blue Stuff:
                          Dynasty 350DX Tigrunner
                          Dynasty 200DX
                          Millermatic 350P w/25ft Alumapro & 30A
                          Millermatic 200

                          TONS of Non-Blue Equip, plus CNC Mill, Lathes & a Plasmacam w/ PowerMax-1000

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                          • #14
                            Why don't you post a picture of the broken part? I'd be willing to bet one of the guys here can figure out a fix.

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                            • #15
                              Originally posted by Miller Kevin View Post
                              Gentlemen,

                              We are currently in the process of getting this part number re-instated. The diecaster that made these closed and we had to recover the die, locate another diecaster and a machine shop to machine them. It is going to take some time but they will be available in the future.
                              estimated time for the future?

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