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Erratic work sizes

Problem Cause Correction
Erratic work sizes Gins not adjusted properly on upper and lower slides Readjust gibs
Wear in in-feed screw and nut Repair infeed mechanism
In-feed lever not held tight Tighten nut
Insufficient lubrication on slides Provide proper lubrication
Work blade loose Tighten blade
Parts too hot (due to wheel and/or coolant) Change wheel, adjust coolant flow, or make wheel cut more freely
Feed wheel camming Tighten collet screws, replace feed wheel bearings