1. Follow all OSHA safety and corporate safety requirements.
  2. Pay attention to the die setting process information chart. This should list all equipment and tools needed to set the die.
  3. Make sure the new die to be set is clean and has no burrs or nicks on the die shoes, on top or bottom.
  4. Make note of the shut height and check to see if it has been revised since the last setting.
  5. Set the press slide at top dead center