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Will att p work mode on a pc 220-8 be good for a hyd thumb.

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Will att p work mode on a pc 220-8 be good for a hyd thumb

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the complete model and serial number of your machine?

Pc 220-8 ss#kmtpc246kfr221164

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing this yourself? What have you tried so far?

No I want to install a thumb it has factory pluming

Submitted: 29 days ago.Category: Heavy Equipment
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Technician: Daniel Wilson,
 replied 28 days ago
you can use that mode for a thumb but you will need to set the settings in the monitor for two-way hydraulics and set your relief so that the bucket will just barely overpower the thumb otherwise you will end up with a bent thumb cylinder or something else broken. If you don't want to utilize that then you can also run a separate aux circuit for the thumb... There are some aftermarket companies that make kits already set up and ready for installation if looking to plumb a separate kit. Let me know if you need more help. Please remember to take a moment to write my answers as that is how the site credits my time helping on the site. Five-star ratings and bonuses are always greatly appreciated.
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