—if using the included leveling pads (see
figure 19), thread the leveling bolts with
the hex nuts into the bottom of the stand,
place the pads under the bolts, then adjust
them to level the machine.
figure 19. leveling pads, bolts (hex nuts not
For additional leveling, use the jack screws under
the headstock and tailstock (see figures 20 and
21). to access the tailstock-end jack screws,
remove the coolant motor cover.
figure 20. location of headstock jack screws.
figure 21. tailstock-end jack screws.
— if using mounting hardware that does not
allow for adjustment, level the lathe by
placing metal shims between the lathe
base and the floor before anchoring it.
With the exception of the carriage handle and
cross slide handwheel, the lathe is shipped fully
Use a 5mm hex wrench to thread the carriage
handle into the carriage handwheel.
slide the cross slide handwheel onto the shaft
and secure it with the included tapered pin, as
shown in figure 22.
figure 22. handwheel handles installed.
Model G0746/G0749 (Mfg. Since 3/13)