Always be sure that the tool is switched off and
unplugged before carrying out any work on the tool.
Removing or installing cut-off wheel
To remove the wheel, raise the safety guard. Press the shaft
lock so that the wheel cannot revolve and use the socket
wrench to loosen the hex bolt by turning it counterclockwise.
Then remove the hex bolt, outer flange and wheel. (Note: Do
not remove the inner flange, ring and O-ring.
. Shaft lock
. Safety guard
. Socket wrench
To install the wheel, follow the removal procedures in
Be sure to tighten the hex bolt securely. Insufficient
tightening of the hex bolt may result in severe injury. Use
the socket wrench provided to help assure proper
. O ring
Always use only the proper inner and outer flanges
which are provided with this tool.
. Inner flange
Always lower the safety guard after replacing the wheel.
. Cut-off wheel
. Outer flange
. Hex bolt
By turning the vise handle counterclockwise and then flipping
the vise nut to the left, the vise is released from the shaft
threads and can be moved rapidly in and out. To grip work-
pieces, push the vise handle until the vise plate contacts the
workpiece. Flip the vise nut to the right and then turn the vise
handle clockwise to securely retain the workpiece.
. Vise plate
. Vise nut
. Vise handle
• Always set the vise nut to the right fully when securing
the workpiece. Failure to do so may result in insufficient
securing of the workpiece. This could cause the
workpiece to be ejected or cause a dangerous breakage
of the wheel.