Setting the Feeder Wheel Tension

Setting the Feeder Wheel Tension
• • • • • • • • • • • • • Unplug the stove. Open the hopper lid. Remove all of the corn in the hopper. Remove the four 5/16" screws holding the feeder wheel cover (Figure 1). Remove the feeder wheel cover. Remove the 3/4" jam nut and turn the wheel counter clockwise to remove (Figure 4). Vacuum the area under the feeder wheel. Put the feeder wheel back on by turning the wheel clockwise until it touches the feeder wheel plate, go 1-1/2 turns more, then put the 3/4" jam nut back on and tighten while holding the Feeder wheel. Replace the feeder wheel cover. Secure it with the four 5/16" screws. Install the left side panel. Plug the stove back in. Check for proper operation.

Tools and equipment needed to change a feeder wheel motor: 5/16" nut driver or socket and ratchet 3/4" wrench or socket and Ratchet

3/28/2007

Setting the Feeder Wheel Tension

Figure 4 Figure

3/28/2007

Setting the Feeder Wheel Tension