Damage to the set screws


DAMAGE TO THE SET SCREWS ST015

  • Stripped from over tightening.
  • Corroded. Check to see if you are using hardened set-screws. This type is normally supplied with most cartridge seals and can corrode easily.
  • Rounded Allen Head. Alan wrenches wear rapidly. They are an expendable tool.
  • The set screws have become loose.
    • Sleeve too hard. They are not biting in.
  • Sleeve too soft. They set screws are vibrating loose.

Posted

  • On February 18, 2018