8" Protector Tube Assy: Steps 1-6
8" Expansion Ring Assy: Steps 7-12
Protector Tube reference part list:
Back Reamer Core (D168 or D222)
Protector Tube (D185)
Bolts, 5/8-11 UNC (4 required)
O-Rings, 2-210 (4 required)
Water Jet Nozzles (varies)
STEP 1: Clean all parts before proceeding with assembly.
STEP 2: Place O-rings (4 places) into counterbores on Protector
Tube [Fig 1]. O-rings will seal water passage between Protector Tube and Backeeamer Core.
STEP 3: Align Protector Tube dowel holes with fixed dowels on Backreamer
Core and install Protector Tube [Fig 2].
STEP 4: Insert four 5/8 Bolts through the back of the Protector
Tube and thread into Backreamer Core [Fig 3]. Torque Bolts to 210 lb-ft.
STEP 5: Install Fluid Nozzles into Backreamer Core [Fig 4] and Protector
Tube [Fig 5]. Nozzles may be installed at any time during assembly.
STEP 6: Attach Pulling Eye [Fig 5] using the nut and bolt supplied.
Backreamer and Protector Tube are now assembled.
Fig. 1 (O-ring in counterbore)
Fig. 2 (Fixed dowels)