Makita MAC700 manual table of contents:
- Makita MAC700 | Owners Manual - Page 1
OWNERS MANUAL FOR
Oil Lubricated Air Compressor
MODEL No MAC700
Model # Horsepower SCFM @ 40 PSIG SCFM @ 90 PSIG ... to a circuit protected by fuses, use time delay fuses.
IMPORTANT - Read the Safety Guidelines and ALL instructions carefully before operating.
- Makita MAC700 | Owners Manual - Page 2
TABLE OF CONTENTS
SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS ...3 Warning Chart ...3 GLOSSARY ...7 DUTY CYCLE ...7 GENERAL INFORMATION ...Extension Cords ...10 Piping ...10 Grounding Instruction ...10 OPERATING PROCEDURES ...11 Daily... COLD WEATHER CONDITIONS ...12 SERVICE INSTRUCTIONS ...13 TROUBLESHOOTING GUIDE ...14 FACTORY...
- Makita MAC700 | Owners Manual - Page 3
... PROPERTY DAMAGE. READ AND UNDERSTAND ALL WARNINGS AND OPERATING INSTRUCTIONS BEFORE USING THIS EQUIPMENT.
WHAT CAN HAPPEN Unsafe operation of ....
HOW TO PREVENT IT • Review and understand all instructions and warnings in this manual. • Become familiar with the operation and controls of ...
- Makita MAC700 | Owners Manual - Page 4
WHAT CAN HAPPEN The following conditions could lead to a weakening of the tank, and RESULT IN A VIOLENT TANK EXPLOSION RESULTING IN SERIOUS INJURY TO YOU OR OTHERS: • Failure to properly drain condensed water from the tank, causing rust and thinning of the tank wall. • Modifications or ...
- Makita MAC700 | Owners Manual - Page 5
... wiring or repairs required to this product should be performed by qualified service personnel or a licensed electrician, in accordance with national and local ... • Read and follow the from the tank or other safety instructions components. provided on the label or • Sprayed materials safety data ...
- Makita MAC700 | Owners Manual - Page 6
WHAT CAN HAPPEN solvents, paint remover, insecticides, weed killers, etc., contain harmful vapors and poisons. • Breathing compressor or sprayed materials vapor can result in serious injury.
HOW TO PREVENT IT Use an approved respirator designed for use with your specific application.
- Makita MAC700 | Owners Manual - Page 7
...oil is changed regularly, it will give you long, trouble-free life. Your air compressor ...damage may result in transit and cause problems with compressor operation. Immediately upon arrival,...damages to avoid expenses being incurred to correct such problems. This should be done regardless of any visible...
- Makita MAC700 | Owners Manual - Page 8
... bottom of the air tank and is used to drain condensation at the end of each use. MOTOR THERMAL OVERLOAD PROTECTOR: The electric motor has a manual thermal overload protector. If the motor overheats for any reason, the thermal overload protector will shut off the motor. Turn pressure switch to the "...
- Makita MAC700 | Owners Manual - Page 9
... proper cooling. If humidity is high, an air filter can be installed on the air outlet adapter to remove excessive moisture. Follow the instructions packaged with the air filter for proper installation. LUBRICATION AND OIL CAUTION: Do not attempt to operate this air compressor without first adding ...
- Makita MAC700 | Owners Manual - Page 10
... where condensation can gather and freeze. Apply pressure before underground lines are covered to make sure all pipe joints are free of leaks. Grounding Instruction WARNING: Risk of electric shock! In the event if a short circuit, grounding reduces the risk of shock by providing an escape wire for ...
- Makita MAC700 | Owners Manual - Page 11
grounding plug. The plug must be used with an outlet that has been installed and grounded in accordance with all local codes and ordinances. The outlet must have the same configuration as the plug. DO NOT USE AN ADAPTER. Inspect the plug and cord before each use. Do not use if there are signs of ...
- Makita MAC700 | Owners Manual - Page 12
... or transformers. 2. Check for any unusual noise and/or vibration. 3. Manually check all safety valves to make sure they are operating ... and fittings for leaks; correct as necessary. Each year of operation or if a problem is suspected: • Check condition of air compressor pump intake and exhaust ...
- Makita MAC700 | Owners Manual - Page 13
...recommended.) 3.Refill with the recommended oil to the proper level.
Air Filter - Inspection and ...10. Replace the shroud. Motor The motor has a manual reset thermal overload protector switch.... off frequently, check for a possible voltage problem. Low voltage can also be suspected...
- Makita MAC700 | Owners Manual - Page 14
PERFORMING REPAIRS MAY EXPOSE VOLTAGE SOURCES, MOVING PARTS OR COMPRESSED AIR ... COMPRESSOR AND BLEED OFF TANK AIR PRESSURE. PROBLEM CAUSE Excessive tank pressure safety valve pops.... DO NOT OVER TIGHTEN. Contact a trained service technician.
Air leaks at pressure switch unloader ...
- Makita MAC700 | Owners Manual - Page 15
PROBLEM CAUSE Pressure reading on the regulated pressure gauge drops when accessory is used. Air ... when the accessory is used, adjust the regulator following the instructions. Note:Adjust the regulated pressure under ... fittings. (See Air Leaks section of troubleshooting guide). • Let motor cool off ...
- Makita MAC700 | Owners Manual - Page 16
PROBLEM CAUSE Motor will not run. (con't) • Check valve is stuck open. • Loose ... terminal box area. • Return to an Authorized Warranty Service Center for inspection or replacement if necessary. ...vapor warning. • Have checked at an Authorized Warranty Service Center. 1.Check fuse box for blown ...
- Makita MAC700 | Owners Manual - Page 17
... 53227 (414) 541-4776
When you need service: Send complete tool (prepaid) to one of the Makita Factory ... or to an Authorized Makita Service Center. Be sure to attach a letter to the outside of the carton detailing the problem with your tool. Date Purchased Dealer's Name and Address
- Makita MAC700 | Owners Manual - Page 18
...period of ONE YEAR from the date of original purchase. Should any trouble develop during this one year period, return the COMPLETE tool, freight prepaid, to one of Makita's Factory or Authorized Service Centers. If inspection shows the trouble is caused by defective workmanship or material...
- Makita MAC700 | Owners Manual - Page 19
... about this product: Magazine From Dealer Newspaper Store Display Catalog 4. Most favored points are: Design Features Size Price Makita Brand Repair Service Durability Power Other ( ) Radio Exhibition From Friend Previous Usage Other ( )
DATE PURCHASED MONTH DAY YEAR
SERIAL NO. STATUS ...
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