Clamping Force Adjustment Procedure

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To adjust the clamping force on the drawtube:

Draw tube Clamping Force Adjustment: [1] Locking knob, [2] Adjustment knob.

  1. Go to Setting 92 on the Settings page and choose either I.D. clamping or O.D. clamping. Do not do this with a program running.
  2. Turn the locking knob [1] counterclockwise to loosen.
  3. Turn the adjustment knob [2] until the gauge reads the desired pressure. Turn clockwise to increase pressure. Turn counterclockwise to decrease the pressure.
  4. Turn the locking knob [1] clockwise to tighten.

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