It's not always necessary to use shims
on the top doorjamb--the casing will hold it in place.
The machine was fitted with a mold with replaceable nickel shim
The integration between Accellos WMS and SHIMS
further expands Grey Wolf's portfolio of complementary solutions for the SHIMS
customer base driving incremental business value.
The 316 Stainless Steel Shim
Stock comes in both rolls and sheets.
I put the shim
stock in place (around the bottom 2/3 of the extension) and then apply more green Loctite to the outside surface of the shim
, carefully working the barrel with shim
into place in the receiver.
In order to produce those nickel shims
, the process involved taking a metal master image usually 1" - 2" square and stamping it repeatedly into a plastic sheet.
This tool--while on the rest--can also be used to measure the shims
for proper thickness.
The structure of a shim
and the dies with inserted shims
are shown in Fig.
Grey Wolf has been supporting SHIMS
users for over seven years now and will continue to do so.
If the rough opening is extra wide, you can use fewer shims
by tacking scraps of 1/2-in.
Part of the reluctance to test the concept of using magnetic fields to attach nickel shims
to a cylinder stems from the fact that nickel is not ferromagnetic.
Check if the latch shims
are damaged and preventing the latch from locking properly.