WARNING: Planers MUST be mounted in the orientation shown
in Figure 16.
WARNING: To reduce the risk of serious personal injury, turn
tool off and disconnect tool from power source before installing
and removing accessories, before adjusting or changing set-
ups or when making repairs. An accidental start-up can cause
WARNING: For your own safety, use two or more people to
perform the stability test or serious injury could result.
WARNING: The cuttinghead MUST be raised on all miter
saws, compound miter saws and sliding compound miter saws.
All sliding compound miter saws MUST be locked in the rear
position. Failure to do so may result in serious personal injury.
WARNING: STABILITY HAZARD. Stay alert. The stand may tip
during this procedure. Serious injury may result.
1. Ensure the tool is
securely mounted to
the stand and is turned
off and disconnected
from power source.
2. Place a 2-1/2 inch
(63.5 mm) thick block
of wood (FF) under
the front leg (GG) of
the stand so that the
front leg is raised 2-1/2
inches (63.5 mm) off
3. With one person in front of the stand, and the other person
behind, lift the front of the stand slightly, remove the block of wood,
and allow the stand to drop to the floor.
4. Perform this same test with the block of wood under the rear
5. If the stand tends to tip to the front, reposition the tool toward the
rear of the stand. If the stand tends to tip to the rear, reposition the
tool forward. Make your adjustment, then repeat the test.