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planing the long edges of typical
The overshoes clip onto the steel fence.
To remove either overshoe, gently
pull tabs on overshoe away from the
fence and then move overshoe
upward (Fig. 2a).
▶ Setting The Desired Planing
Loosen the wing knob(s) that hold
the fence onto the brackets guide
Slide the fence along the guide
bracket(s) to the desired planing
width. (When using the dual-mount
fence, it may be necessary to raise
the planer stand before the desired
width can be reached.)
Securely tighten wing knobs.
▶ Shavings Extraction
The planer shavings exhaust port may
be used with an optional shavings bag
or a shop vacuum and vacuum
connector (Fig. 3) to keep your work
Bosch offers several different vacuum
hoses that will connect these tools to
Bosch vacuum cleaners. The optional
Bosch VAC002 or VAC024 adapters will
connect the planer to 1-1/4" and 1-1/2"
vacuum hoses, and the optional VAC020
will connect the planer to 2-1/2" hoses.
The vacuum cleaner must be suitable
for the material being worked.
When vacuuming dry dust that is
especially detrimental to health or
carcinogenic, use a special vacuum
cleaner / dust extractor.