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Offline Poquo

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LT40 Simple Set Question
« on: September 15, 2019, 09:12:29 AM »
I noticed when using simple set the head would go down a little bit past the set point then up to right place , is this normal ?
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Re: LT40 Simple Set Question
« Reply #1 on: September 15, 2019, 10:01:51 AM »
Yes
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Re: LT40 Simple Set Question
« Reply #2 on: September 15, 2019, 10:17:02 AM »
Thanks Bruno mine is used with 400 hours .
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Re: LT40 Simple Set Question
« Reply #3 on: September 15, 2019, 10:43:51 AM »
My accuset 2 does the same thing..coming "up" to the target mark is more accurate Im told, than coming "down" to the mark. Like tuning a guitar string... ;D
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Re: LT40 Simple Set Question
« Reply #4 on: September 15, 2019, 10:44:19 AM »
The reason for the "bump up" is to ensure the lift chain ABOVE the head is as tight as possible. You need to do the same when you do a manual set as well. Otherwise the head will drop slightly when you engage the clutch to start your cut.
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Re: LT40 Simple Set Question
« Reply #5 on: September 15, 2019, 05:51:26 PM »
Thanks for all the help , just wanted to make sure I didn't need to adjust it .
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