It is recommended the BITUMAT be run with the temperature dial lower than 9, and not at 9 or 10.
Before turning the tool on, check the following:
Before shutting the power off:
When changing the element, note the following cautions:
Ensure the nozzle is not locked in the upward position during transport or storage:
Symptom: Bad tracking, membrane burns, folds
Symptom: Temperature is not steady, it floats up and down
Symptom: Hot Cord
Working with generators
Please consider the following when connecting a new plug to your BITUMAT:
Connecting a twist-lock plug:
Please consider the following when making an extension cord for your BITUMAT:
This section is designed to provide our customers with some quick tips for common problems they may encounter with their tools. Our tips come straight from John Wesselson, our repair technologist.
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