OPERATIONAL CONTROLS AND ADJUSTMENTS
STARTING AND STOPPING SAW
The on/off switch (A) Fig. 27 is located on the front of the saw cabinet. To turn the saw "ON", move
the switch (A) up to the "ON" position. To turn the saw "OFF", move the switch (A) down to the
MAKE SURE THAT THE SWITCH IS IN THE "OFF" POSITION BEFORE
PLUGGING IN THE POWER CORD. IN THE EVENT OF A POWER FAILURE,
MOVE THE SWITCH TO THE "OFF" POSITION. AN ACCIDENTAL START-UP
CAN CAUSE INJURY.
LOCKING SWITCH IN THE "OFF" POSITION
IMPORTANT: When the tool is not in use, the switch should be locked in the "OFF"
position to prevent unauthorized use. To lock the tool, grasp the switch toggle (B) and pull it
out of the switch (Fig. 28). With the switch toggle (B) removed, the switch will not operate. However,
should the switch toggle be removed while the saw is running, the machine can be turned "OFF,"
but cannot be restarted without re-inserting the switch toggle (B).
BLADE HEIGHT ADJUSTMENT
To adjust the height of the saw blade, turn the handwheel (A) Fig. 29. Turning the handwheel
clockwise lowers the blade and turning the handwheel counterclockwise raises the blade.
BLADE TILT ADJUSTMENT
To tilt the saw blade, loosen the lock handle (A) Fig. 30 and move the handwheel (B) until the blade
is at the desired angle. Tighten the lock handle (A).
NOTE: The lock handle (A) is spring-loaded. Pull out on the handle (A) and reposition it on the
serrated stud located underneath the handle.
THE BLADE TILTING LOCK HANDLE (A) MUST BE LOCKED DURING ALL