c. Tank (figure 3-1). The tank is supported by the four legs to which
the frame is bolted. It has a water inlet and overflow outlet on the right
side. The drain valve is bolted to the bottom under the drain outlet. The
inlet pipe assembly, cylinder rollers, and roller shaft are located on the
inside of the tank. The outside surface is painted for ease of maintenance.
The transmission consists of a simple reduction
pulley system (figures 3-3 and 3-4).
The motor pulley is fastened to the
The reduction pulley revolves on a pulley stud which is
mounted to the upright bracket on the frame. The driven pulley is attached
to the left end of the roller shaft where it emerges from the tank.
belts, the motor belt and the drive belt, transmit the power from the motor
to the roller shaft.
e. Motor (figure 3-1). The motor is a 1/20-hp (horsepower) splitphase
6-foot power cord with a two-prong plug is provided for electrical
f. Cylinder lift (figure 3-1). The cylinder lift consists of the foot
pedal, pedal shaft, two lift rods, and two lift levers. The foot pedal and
lift levers are fastened to the pedal shaft which rotates in the frame. The
lift rods are fastened to the lift levers and the lift channels which ride
in the guide channels in the tank.
The washer should be located in the laboratory near fresh water
Allow enough space between it and other equipment or walls.
The minimum space required is 37" x 24", but allowance must be made for
washer, if necessary, by placing wooden or metal shims under the legs.
a. Remove the end panel from the right side of the washer by lifting it
up and pulling out.
b. Connect the drain valve to a 1 1/4-inch drain pipe with the rubber
hose and hose clamps provided.