The Lift & Locate Unit is pre-adjusted before delivery. Precise adjustments have to be done with the pallet and its work piece together, and by adjusting the flat index pin to get the pallet properly supported.

Lift Locate Adjustment flat index pin

To adjust the flat index pin, please proceed as follows:
  1. Disconnect the electrical and pneumatic supply of the entire conveyor system and secure against reconnection.
  2. Loosen the set screw.

    Lift Locate Adjustments of flat index pin 3

  3. Screw the flat index pin in or out according to the needed adjustments (with suitable tools). The index pin is pre-tensioned by spring washers to avoid self turning.

    Lift Locate Adjustments of flat index pin 4

  4. Push the pallet including the work piece manually above the Lift & Locate Unit, lift the pallet with the unit and check if the pallet has solid support from the indexing plate.
  5. If the position is well defined, remove the pallet of the Lift & Locate Unit and tighten the set screw to secure the rest position.
    If not, please adjust the heights again and follow steps 4 and 5 until the pallet sits properly on the index pins.