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Makita 4303C Instruction Manual page 8

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Speed change
To adjust the tool speed, turn the speed
change dial. The tool speed can be adjusted
between 1,000 and 3,000 strokes per
minute.
Number
1
The reference table on the right denotes
the relationship between the number
set-
tings on the speed change dial and the
approximate strokes per minute a t that
setting.
Strokes per minute
1,000
1
Refer to the table on the right to select
suggested speed for the workpiece to be
cut. However, proper speed may differ
depending upon the type or thickness of
the workpiece.
2
I
3
1
4
1
1,200
I
1,700
1
2,200
1
5
I
6
2,700
I
3,000
Wor kpiece
I
Number
Plastics
Wood
5 - 6
M i l d steel
I
3 - 6
1 - 4
Stainless steel
Aluminum
3 - 4
I
2 - 3
In general, higher speeds will allow you to cut
a
workpiece faster but the service life of
the blade will be reduced.
CAUTION :
Adjust the speed change dial only within the range of numbers 1 through 6. Do not force
the dial beyond this range.
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