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Replacing Aluminum Adjustable Leg Lock System

Replacing Aluminum Adjustable Leg Lock System

How to replace your adjustable leg lock system on your aluminum scaffolding in the field:

If for some reason you damaged your Adjustable Leg Lock System on your aluminum scaffolding while in the field, don’t worry you can field replace it in 10 minutes. The adjustable leg lock system on the aluminum scaffolding has a setscrew that can be removed with either a screwdriver or Allen-ranch depending on the manufacturer.

Prior to removing the leg lock system you will need to remove the 12-inch threaded adjustable leg with the caster on the bottom of it. To do this you will need to unlock the leg lock system and slide the adjustable leg out.

Remove the adjustable leg lock system by removing the setscrew and sliding the adjustable leg lock system off the bottom of the scaffolding frame.

How to install your adjustable leg lock system on your aluminum scaffolding in the field:

Take your new adjustable leg lock system and slide it back on the bottom of the tube lining up the setscrew holes. Wipe off and clean the bottom of the scaffolding that you’re going to slide the leg lock system on to. Once you’ve lined the setscrew holes up screw the set screw in but do not over screw the setscrew. You can check this by putting your finger inside the frame and feeling where the set screw hole is and if the set screw is going past the inside of the frame you will need to back the set screw off till it is flush with the inside of the frame.

Now take your 12-inch adjustable leg with your caster on the bottom of it and slide it into the new adjustable leg lock system on the bottom of the frame. Test your adjustable leg lock system by sliding the collar down over the safety latches make sure the latches engage by trying to pull the collar straight up. If you cannot pull the caller straight up on your adjustable leg lock system; then you know your adjustable leg lock system is in good working condition.

Conclusion:

Now you know how to replace your adjustable leg lock system on your aluminum scaffolding while in the field. If you have any questions please feel free to give us a call and as always

“If you need to get up get up right with Upright Scaffold North America”

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