USING A DIE AND DIESTOCK - Continued
Clean threads (9) with a clean rag and check
with a screw pitch gage (10) before using.
Disassemble die (3) and diestock (4) by
loosening setscrew (5). Wipe clean with a rag.
CARE OF TAPS
Do not attempt to sharpen taps.
Keep cutting edges lightly oiled.
Wipe excess oil and metal shavings from tap
Store them in a case or wrap individually in
cloths to protect cutting surfaces.
CARE OF DIES
Do not attempt to sharpen dies.
Store in a case or wrap individually in cloths
where they will not come in contact with other