Gardner Bender KKT316 KEYWAY CUTTER User Manual
Instruction sheet kkt316 keyway cutter, Gardner bender, Caution
IMPORTANT: RECEIVING INSTRUCTIONS: Visually
inspect all components for shipping damage. If any
shipping damage is found, notify carrier at once.
Shipping damage is NOT covered by warranty. The
carrier is responsible for all repair or replacement costs
resulting from damage in shipment.
IMPORTANT—USER SAFETY AND PROTECTION: In setting up systems, take care to select the proper
components and design to ensure appropriate integration with your existing operations and equipment. Observe all
safety measures to avoid the risk of personal injury and damage to property and equipment through improper usage.
GB ELECTRICAL CANNOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR DAMAGE OR INJURY CAUSED BY UNSAFE USE,
MAINTENANCE OR APPLICATION OF ITS PRODUCTS. Please contact GB's technical service department for
assistance if you are in doubt as to the proper safety precautions essential to designing and setting up your
To prevent injury, keep hands away from
punches, dies and keyway cutting tools.
To avoid equipment damage and personal
injury, do not use the keyway cutting tool on
glass, plastic or wood. These materials
could shatter and produce splinters which
could cause injuries.
NOTE: To ensure smooth assembly, keep all
threads clean and lightly oiled.
When using the keyway cutter with a
hydraulic cylinder, be sure the cutting tool
is fully threaded into the cylinder pull rod to
avoid thread damage.
The keyway cutting tool is designed for use
with a 1” socket drive or a hydraulic
knockout cylinder. Do not use open end
wrenches, pliers or vise grip type tools
which can slip off the nut and cause damage
to the nut drive or personal injury.
Keyway cutter tools are designed to punch a
” slot in
steel panels up to 10-gauge. The cutter blade is
long, SAE 01 tool steel. A pilot shoulder on the die
surface is 1
” diameter and fits holes produced by a
” knockout punch (KOM1732). The cutter tool can be
hand operated or attached to a hydraulic knockout