Clean off all chips from the vise after each use.
Maintain the coolant concentration at the correct percentage to prevent corrosion.
Apply a thin coating of rust preventative to all machined surfaces of the vise.
Remove the chip guard
Remove the movable jaw by opening the vise all the way and loosen the set screw so it sticks out 0.25".
Lift up on the movable jaw and keep track of the half ball bearing.
Clean all chips trapped under the movable jaw and clean the screw.
Apply a thin coating of rust preventative to the screw and machined surfaces.
Apply grease to the spherical section of the movable vise and install the half ball bearing.
Install the movable jaw and tighten the set screw all the way, then back off a 1/8-1/4 turn.