Author Topic: How 'bout this-Mine BROKE  (Read 9257 times)

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Offline Tech

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Re: How 'bout this-Mine BROKE
« Reply #30 on: April 03, 2007, 02:46 PM »
Give me a call if you want try the fix and want some help.
800-443-7937 ext 3021.
Darin Lawrence
Technical Director
McFeely's Square Drive Screws

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Offline ejantny

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Re: How 'bout this-Mine BROKE
« Reply #31 on: April 03, 2007, 03:07 PM »
First thing I checked out of the box was the angle lock lever. It works fine and takes very little pressure to secure it.

When you release it the lever travels about 1/8 of a turn and is stopped by the head of a screw (number 25 in the drawing).

To go beyond the screw you would have to exert excessive force because the screw acts as a stop. With this short travel the base operates very smooth.

Offline maxrpierce

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Re: How 'bout this-Mine BROKE
« Reply #32 on: April 03, 2007, 11:38 PM »
Thanks for the offer to help-I would call but Woodcraft was kind enough to exchange mine for a different one and obviously it isn't in my possession any longer- thanks anyway