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 Remove the left fine focus knob from the microscope as follows:  ​ Remove the left fine focus knob from the microscope as follows:  ​
  
-[{{ :​documentation:​te2k_left_z_2_.jpg?​300 |Figure 1}}]+[{{ te2k_left_z_2_.jpg?​300 |Figure 1}}]
  
-[{{ :​documentation:​te2k_left_z_3_.jpg?​300 |Figure 2}}]+[{{ te2k_left_z_3_.jpg?​300 |Figure 2}}]
                 
 Use screwdriver to remove two screws. Pull knob straight off to expose brass adapter plate, and use Allen wrench to loosen two set screws and remove brass adapter plate. Use screwdriver to remove two screws. Pull knob straight off to expose brass adapter plate, and use Allen wrench to loosen two set screws and remove brass adapter plate.
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 ===== Part 2 - Installing the Baseplate ===== ===== Part 2 - Installing the Baseplate =====
    
-[{{ :​documentation:​te2k_left_z_4_.jpg?​300 |Figure 3 Installed baseplate}}]+[{{ te2k_left_z_4_.jpg?​300 |Figure 3 Installed baseplate}}]
  
-[{{ :​documentation:​te2k_left_z_5_.jpg?​300 |Figure 4 Baseplate clearance holes }}]+[{{ te2k_left_z_5_.jpg?​300 |Figure 4 Baseplate clearance holes }}]
  
-[{{ :​documentation:​te2k_left_z_6_.jpg?​300 |Figure 5:  Baseplate clamp}}]+[{{ te2k_left_z_6_.jpg?​300 |Figure 5:  Baseplate clamp}}]
  
 Locate the baseplate. ​ If the motor drive is attached to the base plate use the 3mm Allen wrench to remove the horizontal adjustment screw to remove the drive from the base plate. ​ Position the base plate so that the large baseplate is on the left side of the microscope. Lift the front of the microscope up and slide the baseplate under the microscope so that the horizontal adjustment bar is centered under the left focus knob as shown in figure # 3.  There are two clearance holes, as shown in figure # 4, for two screws on the bottom of the microscope. ​ When the baseplate is "​about"​ in the correct position you will feel the screw drop into the holes. ​ Leave the clamp shown in figure # 5 loose at this time. Locate the baseplate. ​ If the motor drive is attached to the base plate use the 3mm Allen wrench to remove the horizontal adjustment screw to remove the drive from the base plate. ​ Position the base plate so that the large baseplate is on the left side of the microscope. Lift the front of the microscope up and slide the baseplate under the microscope so that the horizontal adjustment bar is centered under the left focus knob as shown in figure # 3.  There are two clearance holes, as shown in figure # 4, for two screws on the bottom of the microscope. ​ When the baseplate is "​about"​ in the correct position you will feel the screw drop into the holes. ​ Leave the clamp shown in figure # 5 loose at this time.
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 ===== Part-3 Installing & Aligning the Motor Drive ===== ===== Part-3 Installing & Aligning the Motor Drive =====
  
-[{{ :​documentation:​te2k_left_z_7_.jpg?​300 |Figure 6 Loosen Vertical adjustment screws}}]+[{{ te2k_left_z_7_.jpg?​300 |Figure 6 Loosen Vertical adjustment screws}}]
  
-[{{ :​documentation:​te2k_left_z_8_.jpg?​300 |Figure 7 Install Z-drive over fine focus shaft}}]+[{{ te2k_left_z_8_.jpg?​300 |Figure 7 Install Z-drive over fine focus shaft}}]
  
-[{{ :​documentation:​te2k_left_z_9_.jpg?​300 |Figure 8 Tighten the clamp on the fine focus shaft}}]+[{{ te2k_left_z_9_.jpg?​300 |Figure 8 Tighten the clamp on the fine focus shaft}}]
  
   * 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.   * 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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   * 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 thedrive in place. Please Note the baseplate may need to be moved to properly align the adjustment bar. When the drive is properly aligned use the 7/64" Allen wrench to securely tighten the drive shaft clamp as shown in figure ​ 8.   * 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 thedrive in place. Please Note the baseplate may need to be moved to properly align the adjustment bar. When the drive is properly aligned use the 7/64" Allen wrench to securely tighten the drive shaft clamp as shown in figure ​ 8.
    
-[{{ :​documentation:​te2k_left_z_10_.jpg?​300 |Figure 9 Horizontal Adjustment screw}}]+[{{ te2k_left_z_10_.jpg?​300 |Figure 9 Horizontal Adjustment screw}}]
  
   * Slide the motor drive up and down, forward and backward slightly while turning the right fine focus knob until it is in the position where minimum drag is felt on the right focus knob. Secure the motor drive into position by tightening the horizontal and vertical adjustment screws. ​   * Slide the motor drive up and down, forward and backward slightly while turning the right fine focus knob until it is in the position where minimum drag is felt on the right focus knob. Secure the motor drive into position by tightening the horizontal and vertical adjustment screws. ​
   * 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   * 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
  
-{{ :​documentation:​te2k_left_z_6_.jpg?​300 | Figure 10 Tightening the base plate clamp to secure the base plate to the microscope}}+{{ te2k_left_z_6_.jpg?​300 | Figure 10 Tightening the base plate clamp to secure the base plate to the microscope}}
  
   * 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.   * 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.
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 ===== Part 4-Installing the motor drive cover plate & fine focus knob ===== ===== Part 4-Installing the motor drive cover plate & fine focus knob =====
  
-[{{ :​documentation:​te2k_left_z_1_.jpg?​300 |Figure 11 Installing cover}}]+[{{ te2k_left_z_1_.jpg?​300 |Figure 11 Installing cover}}]
  
-[{{ :​documentation:​te2k_left_z_11_.jpg?​300 |Figure 12 Installing brass knob adapter}}]+[{{ te2k_left_z_11_.jpg?​300 |Figure 12 Installing brass knob adapter}}]
  
 Locate the motor drive cover. Remove the 4/40 button head screws from the base plate with the 1/16 “ Allen wrench. Position the motor drive covert over the motor drive assembly and secure in place using the 4/40 button head screws as shown in figure # 11.  ​ Locate the motor drive cover. Remove the 4/40 button head screws from the base plate with the 1/16 “ Allen wrench. Position the motor drive covert over the motor drive assembly and secure in place using the 4/40 button head screws as shown in figure # 11.  ​
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