read and follow the safety instructions at the
beginning of the manual, take all required
safety precautions, and make sure all pre-
vious preparation steps discussed in this
manual have been followed and completed.
Clear away all tools and objects used during
assembly, lubrication, and preparation.
Make sure that the chuck and jaws, if installed,
Note: If a chuck is not installed on the lathe,
you do not need to install one for this test.
push the EMErgENCy stop button on the
control panel (see figure 26), and point the
coolant nozzle into the chip pan.
figure 26. Control panel buttons used in test
Note: In the next step, you may need to rock the
chuck back and forth as you make the adjust-
ments, so that the gears will mesh together.
Model G0746/G0749 (Mfg. Since 3/13)
set the spindle speed to 24 rpM as follows:
a. position the spindle range lever straight
up, so it aligns with the arrow on the
headstock (see figure 27).
figure 27. spindle speed set to 24 rpM.
b. position the spindle speed lever so the
"E" is directly under the black arrow on
the headstock (see figure 27).
Make sure the spindle lever is in the middle
(oFF) position to prevent unexpected startup
when power is enabled (see figure 28).
figure 28. spindle lever in middle (oFF)
turn the main power switch oN and reset
the EMErgENCy stop button by twisting
it clockwise until it pops out. the power lamp
on the control panel should illuminate.
Lever Set To
"E" (24 RPM)