MAINTENANCE 

Load Arm Setup

Introduction

In the event of encoder replacement or maintenance of the load arm, it is necessary to check and adjust the reference point for the load arm encoder.

Applicable Model(s):

Procedure

1. Open the gauge door and move the load arm to be over the test plate, perpendicular to the can conveyor
LoadArmSetup-1

2. Follow the procedure outlined in the Angle Encoder Setup guide.

(The encoder is located in the lower compartment of the gauge, underneath the load arm shaft)
LoadArmSetup-2

3. Ensure that the load arm has not moved during the process before tightening the encoder grub screws screws.