Installation and removal

KMFE series lock nuts have slots around their circumference to accommodate a hook or impact spanner. The designations of the appropriate spanners are listed in the product table. For additional information about spanners, refer to the catalogue SKF Maintenance and Lubrication Products or visit Maintenance products.
These lock nuts can be reused, provided they are not damaged.
A hexagonal wrench is needed to tighten KMFE locking screws. Screw sizes are listed in the product table. The screws should be tightened to the torque value listed in the product table.
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