Read our quick guide on installing a QD bushing onto a QD sheave. Follow these steps to ensure a precise and simple installation.
What You Need to Start:
Step 1: Preparation – Put on safety gloves and goggles. Ensure you have the necessary tools: torque wrench, Allen wrench set, and grease.
Step 2: Apply Grease – Apply a thin layer of grease on the inside of the QD sheave and outside of the QD bushing.
Step 3: Align Components – Align the QD bushing with the sheave, ensuring the tapered surfaces match.
Step 4: Insert QD Bushing – Insert the QD bushing into the sheave’s hub, ensuring a snug fit.
Step 5: Tighten Allen Screws – Use the Allen wrench set to tighten the screws evenly, ensuring uniform pressure.
Step 6: Torque Adjustment – Use a torque wrench to achieve the recommended torque value specified by the manufacturer of your QD bushing.
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By following these simple steps, for an efficient installation. Trust MDS of Michigan for precision and excellence in your industrial processes. We have a full inventory for QD bushings and sheaves available to purchase on our online store.