How to Fit Hydraulic Hoses to Your X1500 Earth Drill
Auger Torque Earth Drills up to the 8000MAX model are supplied with a pair of hydraulic hoses (no quick release couplers). A quick guide below for fitting hydraulic hoses to your X1500 Earth Drill.
Remove the blanking caps from the hose ports on the drive unit. Be sure to remove the black washer(s) also.
Ensure to fit the male-male adapter to the drive unit motor ports with the dowty washer seal towards the drive unit.
A 27mm spanner is required to ensure the adapter is tight. Tighten 1 adapter before starting to thread the other one onto the drive unit.
A 27mm spanner is required to ensure the adpater is tight. Tighten 1 adapter before starting to thread the other one onto the drive unit.
Fit the hydraulic hoses to the male-male adapters using the 27mm spanner to tighten. Install your flat face hydraulic couplers on the other end of the hydraulic hoses.
For more information download the Auger Torque Earth Drill operators manual here.
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