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Hougen 08177 Tapping Kit For HMD904/905 with Slot drive includes 08176 adapter 1/2" Max
For use on Hougen Drill Models HMD904 & HMD905
Hougen 08177 Tapping Kit 1/2" Slot Drive (Includes Adapter 08176) - For use with HMD904 & HMD904 - 1/2" Max
Lightweight, easy to install design incorporates a planetary gear reverse with a 1:1 ratio. Reversing speed is equal to spindle speed so in-feed and out-feed of the unit can be employed without reversing motor direction.
Operating the Tapping Attachment FOR HMD905 ALWAYS TAP IN LOW GEAR 250RPM 1. Produce the correct size hole for the Tap you are using. 2. Install the Tap-Matic unit using the instructions above. 3. Position the machine so the Tap is centered and just above the hole. 4. Apply Slick-Stik Lubricant or an alternative oil appropriate for tapping. 5. Lock the magnet in position and verify the Tap is still centered over the hole. 6. Start the motor using the operating instruction in the Operators manual. 7. Rotate the feed handles down until the Tap pulls thru the material. Feed handles are not used to drive the tap down. 8. When the Tap-matic Assembly makes contact with the Stop Screw the gears will disengage and the Tap will stop turning. 9. While rotating Feed Handles to bring the Tap-Matic UP, the Tap will engage and turn counter-clockwise. 10. Rotate the Feed Handles until the Tap is clear of the work piece and push the Motor OFF button.