• Place a screwdriver inthe holeprovided inthebearing
• Place oneofthenon-cutting teethlocated behind each
carbide-tipped c uttingtoothagainst t hescrewdriver or
pinandlockthebladeto prevent i t fromrotating. D O
NOTlockthebladeagainst o neofthe cuttingteeth.
Carbide tips willbreak.
• Using a 3/16in. hexkey,remove the bladescrew.
NOTE:Turnthe bladescrewcounterclockwise to
remove the blade.
Remove the outer blade washer, blade and inner blade
Clean wood particles and resin from the blade wash-
ers, dust bag area, base assembly, and all surrounding
Place the inner blade washer on the gear spindle.
Place the new blade onto the shoulder of the blade
washer and secure with the outer blade washer and
the blade screw.
NOTE: The blade screw fits into the cupped side of the
outer blade washer.
NOTE: The blade teeth point toward the right of the
tool when held in normal operating position. The direc-
tion of rotation is marked on the joiner blade. An arrow
on the bottom of the front base assembly also indi-
cates direction of rotation.
Turn the blade screw clockwise and tighten securely.
Replace the shoe.
Replace the washer and screws and tighten securely
with a screwdriver.
Replace the dust bag.