the chip drawer catches swarf and metal chips
during the machining process. it contains a
screen that keeps the large chips from returning
to the reservoir with the run-off coolant—this pre-
vents the chips from causing pump damage.
also, it slides open and is removable for cleaning
(see figure 102).
figure 102. Chip drawer.
Model G0746/G0749 (Mfg. Since 3/13)
The chip drawer is very heavy. unless
removing the chip drawer for cleaning, do
not pull it out more than halfway to prevent
it falling and causing impact injuries. if
removing the drawer for cleaning, get