Milton Industries Lubricator 1132-8 1" Wick Type Lubricator - Operation Adjustment Instructions User Manual
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Drain off the sediment collected in the bowl.
Depressurize unit and clean the metal bowl
occasionally with a dry cloth, or soapy water.
Do not use other solvents, particularly aromatic
compounds or methyl alcohol.
OPERATION ADJUSTMENTS -
To fill lubricator, release pressure in the bowl by
slowly removing fill plug. Oil is then added to
the bowl through fill port without the necessity
of depressurizing the system. A long spout or
funnel that can be inserted in the opening, is
recommended for filling the bowl. The bowl
should not be removed while the lubricator is
under pressure. Oil may be filled to the top of
Milton lubricators automatically vary oil mist
delivery with airflow variations at any
adjustment. The lubricator wick element
assembly is factory pre-set at a "mean"
(halfway) adjustment that has been found
correct for most applications. Increased oil mist
delivery is obtained by raising the feeder wick
(A) higher in the airstream. To decrease oil mist
delivery, lower the oil feeder wick in the
airstream. See following instructions.
TO ADJUST OIL FEEDER WICK ASSEMBLY (A-C-E)
FIRST - Depressurize unit, then loosen bowl ring nut BY HAND.
Remove metal bowl oil reservoir with ring nut. Loosen
SECOND - Increase oil mist delivery by turning nut (C) up to
raise feeder wick (A) in airstream or turn nut (C) down to
decrease oil mist delivery as desired.
THIRD - Tighten locknut (B). The height of the feeder wick (A) in
the airstream is visually indicated by the relative position of the
notch (D) on adjusting nut (C) to the bottom of locknut (B).
FOURTH - Replace metal bowl with ring nut, being sure "O" ring
seal is correctly set in lubricator headgroove. Tighten bowl ring
nut BY HAND.
Minimum Air Flow for Lubrication is 30 SCFM
Form Number 8X224
AIRSTREAM SECTION OF
NOTE- FEEDER WICK SET
AT MEAN ADJUSTMENT
A Feeder Wick
B Lock Nut
C Adjusting Nut
D Marking Notches
E Oil Tube
1132-8 - 1" WICK TYPE LUBRICATOR - OPERATION ADJUSTMENT INSTRUCTIONS