Section I GENERAL MAINTENANCE PROCEDURES
All maintenance such as lubrication and adjustments shall be performed only by authorized personnel. It is important the
machine longevity and operator safety that proper maintenance procedures be followed at all times. If any safety devices
are removed to facilitate adjustments, they must be replaced before power is applied to the conveyor.
3-2 DRIVE CHAIN ALIGNMENT AND TENSION
The drive chain and sprockets should be periodically checked for proper tension and alignment. Improperly adjusted drive
components will cause excess wear, and accelerated failure.
Ensure machine is not powered.
Remove chain guard.
Check sprocket alignment by placing a straight edge across the face of both sprockets. (See Figure 3-1)
Loosen set screws and adjust as needed. Re-tighten set screws.