Harbor Freight Tools Stand for Shrinker and Stretcher Machines Product manual

shrinker and stretcher
stand
Model 96008
Assembly And Operation Instructions
Shrinker-Stretcher not included.
Due to continuing improvements, actual product may differ slightly from the product described herein.
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To prevent serious injury, read and understand
all warnings and instructions before use.
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manual or any artwork contained herein may be reproduced in any shape or form
without the express written consent of Harbor Freight Tools.
Specifications
For Use With
SKU 95062 Manual Shrinker Stretcher
Overall Height
41-7/8”
Main Post
3-1/4” x 1-5/8” rectangular stock
Mounting Plate
16-1/2” L x 7-1/2” W x 3/8” Thick
Leg Separation
27-1/8”
Leg Width
26-1/8”
Foot Pads Distance from
Ground
1 Ft.
Net Weight
74.7 Lbs.
Foot pedal operation allows you to keep both hands free for handling the
work piece.
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You will need this manual for the safety warnings and precautions, operating, inspection, maintenance and cleaning procedures, parts list and assembly diagram. Keep your
invoice with this manual. Write the invoice number on the inside of the front cover. Write
the product’s serial number in the back of the manual near the assembly diagram, or write
month and year of purchase if product has no number. Keep this manual and invoice in a
safe and dry place for future reference.
GENERAL SAFETY RULES
WARNING!
READ AND UNDERSTAND ALL INSTRUCTIONS
Failure to follow all instructions listed below may result in
electric shock, fire, and/or serious injury.
SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS
1.
Keep your work area clean and well lit. Cluttered benches and dark areas invite
accidents.
2.
Keep bystanders, children, and visitors away while operating the Shrinker
Stretcher. Distractions can cause you to lose control. Protect others in the work area
from debris such as chips and sparks. Provide barriers or shields as needed.
3.
Stay alert. Watch what you are doing, and use common sense when assembling
this Stand and when using the Shrinker Stretcher. Do not use while tired or
under the influence of drugs, alcohol, or medication. A moment of inattention
while operating this product may result in serious personal injury.
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Dress properly. Do not wear loose clothing or jewelry. Contain long hair.
Keep your hair, clothing, and gloves away from moving parts. Loose clothes,
jewelry, or long hair can be caught in moving parts.
5.
Do not overreach. Keep proper footing and balance at all times. Proper footing and balance enables better control of the Shrinker Stretcher in unexpected
situations.
6.
Use safety equipment. Always wear eye protection. Nonskid safety shoes, hard
hat must be used for appropriate conditions. Always wear ANSI-approved safety
goggles when using or performing maintenance on this tool.
7.
Do not force the tool. Use the correct tool for your application. The correct
tool will do the job better and safer at the rate for which it is designed. Do not force
the tool and do not use the tool for a purpose for which it is not intended.
8.
Store idle tools out of reach of children and other untrained persons. Tools
are dangerous in the hands of untrained users. Never allow children to play with
or climb on this Stand.
9.
Check for misalignment or binding of moving parts, breakage of parts, and any
other condition that may affect the tool’s operation. If damaged, have the tool
serviced before using. Many accidents are caused by poorly maintained tools.
10.
Use only accessories that are recommended by the manufacturer for your
model. Accessories that may be suitable for one tool may become hazardous
when used on another tool.
11.
When servicing a tool, use only identical replacement parts. Follow instructions in the “Inspection, Maintenance, And Cleaning” section of this manual.
Use of unauthorized parts or failure to follow maintenance instructions may create
a risk of electric shock or injury.
12.
Maintain labels and nameplates on the tool. These carry important information.
If unreadable or missing, contact Harbor Freight Tools for a replacement.
13.
Maintain a safe working environment. Make sure there is adequate surrounding
workspace. Do not use this product in a damp or wet location.
14.
Do not use the Shrinker Stretcher Stand as a scaffold, ladder or stool. Only
use this product for its intended use.
15.
Make certain to use the Shrinker Stretcher Stand on a flat, level and solid
surface that will support the weight of the Stand and the weight of the workpiece.
16.
When assembling or moving a heavy or large work piece, always get assistance from other able individuals.
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Make certain that the work area is large enough so that the Shrinker Stretcher
Stand and the workpiece are clear of any walls, furniture and obstacles.
18.
Only use this Stand with SKU 95062 Manual Shrinker Stretcher.
Assembly instructions
Note: For additional information regarding the parts listed in the following pages, refer to
the Assembly Diagram near the end of this manual.
1.
Connect each Wheel (6) to Support (4) with Pin (7) and Cotter Pin (8).
2.
Attach Support (4) and Support Leg (13) to the Stand (1) with Bolts (5) and Lock
Nuts (12). Insert each Bolt (5) through the Support (4), the Stand (1) and through
the Support Leg (13), then thread on Lock Nuts (12).
3.
Secure each Clevis (15) to each Shaft (14) with Pin (9), Cotter Pin (16) and Lock
Pin (17)-see Figure 1.
Figure 1
Pin (9) (hidden from view)
Lock Pin (17)
Clevis (15)
Shaft (14)
4.
Secure each Pedal (3) to Frame (1) with Bolt (10) and Lock Nut (2)-see Figure 2.
Figure 2
Stand (1)
Spring (11)
Lock Nut (2)
Pedal (3)
Bolt (10)
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Secure Shaft (14) to Pedal (3) with Pin (9), and Lock Pin (17).
6.
Attach Springs (11) to Pedals (3) and Stand (1) as shown in Figure 2.
Figure 3
95062 Manual Shrinker
Stretcher
Frame (1) table
Bolt (included with SKU
95062)
7.
To connect each Shrinker-Stretcher to the Stand, two Bolts are inserted through the
underside of the Frame (1) table and threaded into the bottom of each ShrinkerStretcher-see Figure 3. All four Mounting Bolts are included with SKU 95062.
8.
The Clevis (15) will fit in place of the the Shrinker-Stretcher Handle. A Clevis (15)
will fit in place of each Shrinker-Stretcher Handle. Remove the Handle and insert
the Clevis (15) in its place. Insert Pin (18) and Lock Pin (19) to secure Clevis (15)
in its place-see Figure 4.
Figure 4
Secure Clevis (15) in place
with Pin (18) and Lock Pin
(19) - not shown
Clevis (15)
.
Operation Instructions
1.
Follow all instructions in the Assembly and Operation Manual for SKU 95062.
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To activate each Shrinker-Stretcher, press down on the Pedal with your foot.
INSPECTION, MAINTENANCE, AND CLEANING
1.
BEFORE EACH USE, inspect the general condition of the tool. Check for loose
screws, misalignment or binding of moving parts, cracked or broken parts, and any
other condition that may affect its safe operation. Do not use damaged equipment.
2.
Clean the Shrinker and Stretcher Stand with warm water and a soft cloth. Do not
use flammable detergents or harsh abrasives as they will damage the Stand.
parts list
Part
Description
Q’ty
Part
Description
Q’ty
1
Frame
1
11
Spring
2
2
Lock Nut M12
2
12
Lock Nut M16
2
3
Pedal
2
13
Support Leg
1
4
Support
1
14
Shaft
2
5
Bolt M16
2
15
Clevis
2
6
Wheel
2
17
Lock Pin
4
7
Pin
2
18
Pin
2
8
Cotter Pin
6
19
Lock Pin
1
9
Pin
4
10
Bolt M12
2
PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING CAREFULLY
The manufacturer and/or distributor has provided the parts list and assembly diagram in this manual as a reference tool only. Neither the manufacturer
or distributor makes any representation or warranty of any kind to the buyer
that he or she is qualified to make any repairs to the product, or that he or
she is qualified to replace any parts of the product. In fact, the manufacturer
and/or distributor expressly states that all repairs and parts replacements
should be undertaken by certified and licensed technicians, and not by the
buyer. The buyer assumes all risk and liability arising out of his or her repairs
to the original product or replacement parts thereto, or arising out of his
or her installation of replacement parts thereto.
Note: Some parts are listed and shown for illustration purposes only, and are not available
individually as replacement parts.
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Page LIMITED 90 DAY WARRANTY
Harbor Freight Tools Co. makes every effort to assure that its products meet high
quality and durability standards, and warrants to the original purchaser that this product
is free from defects in materials and workmanship for the period of 90 days from the date
of purchase. This warranty does not apply to damage due directly or indirectly, to misuse,
abuse, negligence or accidents, repairs or alterations outside our facilities, criminal activity,
improper installation, normal wear and tear, or to lack of maintenance. We shall in no event
be liable for death, injuries to persons or property, or for incidental, contingent, special
or consequential damages arising from the use of our product. Some states do not allow
the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation
of exclusion may not apply to you. This warranty is expressly in lieu of all
other warranties, express or implied, including the warranties of
merchantability and fitness.
To take advantage of this warranty, the product or part must be returned to us with
transportation charges prepaid. Proof of purchase date and an explanation of the complaint must accompany the merchandise. If our inspection verifies the defect, we will either
repair or replace the product at our election or we may elect to refund the purchase price
if we cannot readily and quickly provide you with a replacement. We will return repaired
products at our expense, but if we determine there is no defect, or that the defect resulted
from causes not within the scope of our warranty, then you must bear the cost of returning
the product.
This warranty gives you specific legal rights and you may also have other rights
which vary from state to state.
3491 Mission Oaks Blvd. • PO Box 6009 • Camarillo, CA 93011 • (800) 444-3353
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