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 a) Loosen the two Vertical screws that secure the drive to the adjustment bar as shown in figure 6. Use the 7/​64"​hex wrench. ​ Loosen the screws just enough so that the drive can slide easily in the groove in the adjustment bar. a) Loosen the two Vertical screws that secure the drive to the adjustment bar as shown in figure 6. Use the 7/​64"​hex wrench. ​ Loosen the screws just enough so that the drive can slide easily in the groove in the adjustment bar.
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 b) Locate the ASI fine focus motor drive and vertical adjustment screw (M4 x 12 hex head screw removed when the base plate was installed). Align the drive shaft on the ASI drive with the microscope fine focus shaft and slide the motor drive over the fine focus shaft as shown in figure 7.  Insure that tab on the end of the clamp goes into the slot on the brass piece, or white gear.  Hold the clamp firmly against on the brass piece, or white gear, and use the 7/64” Allen wrench to tighten the clamp as shown in figure 8. b) Locate the ASI fine focus motor drive and vertical adjustment screw (M4 x 12 hex head screw removed when the base plate was installed). Align the drive shaft on the ASI drive with the microscope fine focus shaft and slide the motor drive over the fine focus shaft as shown in figure 7.  Insure that tab on the end of the clamp goes into the slot on the brass piece, or white gear.  Hold the clamp firmly against on the brass piece, or white gear, and use the 7/64” Allen wrench to tighten the clamp as shown in figure 8.
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 c) Rotate the drive so that the tab on the bottom of the adjustment bar fits into the grove on the baseplate. Install, but do not completely tighten the vertical adjustment screw ( figure # 9 )  to hold the drive in place. Please Note the baseplate may need to be moved to properly align the adjustment bar.  c) Rotate the drive so that the tab on the bottom of the adjustment bar fits into the grove on the baseplate. Install, but do not completely tighten the vertical adjustment screw ( figure # 9 )  to hold the drive in place. Please Note the baseplate may need to be moved to properly align the adjustment bar. 
  
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 e) Use the 5/64" Allen wrench to tighten the base plate clamp set screw shown in figure # 10 to secure the base plate to the microscope e) Use the 5/64" Allen wrench to tighten the base plate clamp set screw shown in figure # 10 to secure the base plate to the microscope
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 f) Recheck the alignment by noting the drag on the right fine focus knob.  No noticeable drag should be felt at any point with in the full 360 degrees of rotation. ​ If any noticeable drag is felt loosen the Vertical & Horizontal adjustment screw and repeat the step d above if necessary. f) Recheck the alignment by noting the drag on the right fine focus knob.  No noticeable drag should be felt at any point with in the full 360 degrees of rotation. ​ If any noticeable drag is felt loosen the Vertical & Horizontal adjustment screw and repeat the step d above if necessary.
  
nikon_optiphot200_zdrive_install.txt · Last modified: 2016/11/04 12:37 by vik