Makita 5" Sjsii High-power Angle Grinder Instruction Manual – Page 8

Posted on 11 Jun, 2019
Manufacturer: Makita
Category: Angle Grinders
Product: Makita 5" Sjsii High-power Angle Grinder
Model Number: GA5042C
Pages: 48
File size: 2 MB

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overheating. When the load retu
rns to admissible levels,
the tool will operate as normal.
Mechanical brake
For model GA4543C, GA5043C
Mechanical brake is activated after the tool is switched
off.
The brake does not work when the power supply is shut
down with the switch still on.
ASSEMBLY
CAUTION:
Always be sure that the tool is switched off and
unplugged before carrying out any work on the tool.
Installing side grip (handle)
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CAUTION:
Always be sure that the side grip is installed
securely before operation.
Screw the side grip securely on the position of the tool as
shown in the figure.
Installing or removing wheel guard (For
depressed center wheel, multi-disc, flex wheel,
wire wheel brush / abrasive cut-off wheel,
diamond wheel)
WARNING:
When using a depressed center wheel, multi-disc,
flex wheel or wire wheel brush, the wheel guard
must be fitted on the tool so that the closed side of
the guard always points toward the operator.
When using an abrasive cut-off / diamond wheel,
be sure to use only the special wheel guard
designed for use with cut-off wheels.
For tool with locking screw type wheel guard
1
2
3
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Mount the wheel guard with the protrusions on the wheel
guard band aligned with the notches on the bearing box.
Then rotate the wheel guard around 180
counterclockwise. Be sure to tighten the screw securely.
To remove wheel guard, follow the installation procedure
in reverse.
For tool with clamp lever type wheel guard
1
2
3
4
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Pull the lever in the direction of the arrow after loosening
the screw. Mount the wheel guard with the protrusions on
the wheel guard band aligned with the notches on the
bearing box. Then rotate the wheel guard around 180
.
1
2
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Tighten the wheel guard with fastening the screw after
pulling lever in the direction of the arrow. The setting
angle of the wheel guard can be adjusted with the lever.
To remove wheel guard, follow the installation procedure
in reverse.
Installing or removing depressed center
wheel or multi-disc (optional accessory)
WARNING:
When using a depressed center wheel or multi-disc,
the wheel guard must be fitted on the tool so that
the closed side of the guard always points toward
the operator.
1. Screw
2. Lever
1. Wheel guard
2. Bearing box
3. Screw
4. Lever
1. Wheel guard
2. Bearing box
3. Screw