Your caulk gun has been engineered and manufactured to Ryobi’s high standard for dependability, ease of operation, and operator safety. When properly cared for, it will give you years of rugged, trouble-free performance. WARNING: To reduce the risk of injury, the user must read and understand the operator's manual before using this product.
n Introduction ... 2 n General Safety Rules ... 3-4 n Specific Safety Rules... 4 n Safety Rules for Charger ... 5 n Symbols... 6-7 n Features... 8-9 n Assembly ... 9 n Operation... 10-14 n Maintenance ... 15 n Parts Ordering / Service ... 16 This tool has many features for making its use more pleasant and enjoyable.
Use battery only with charger listed. MODEL BATTERY PACK (P100) P310 130255004 n Do not abuse the cord. Never use the cord to carry the charger. Keep cord away from heat, oil, sharp edges, or moving parts.
SERVICE n Tool service must be performed only by qualified re- pair personnel. Service or maintenance performed by unqualified personnel may result in a risk of injury. n Know your power tool. Read operator’s manual care- fully. Learn its applications and limitations, as well as the specific potential hazards related to this tool.
SAFETY RULES FOR CHARGER WARNING! READ AND UNDERSTAND ALL INSTRUCTIONS. Failure to follow all instructions listed below, may result in electric shock, fire and/or serious personal injury. n Before using battery charger, read all instructions and cautionary markings in this manual, on battery charger, battery, and product using battery to prevent misuse of the products and possible injury or damage.
Some of the following symbols may be used on this tool. Please study them and learn their meaning. Proper interpreta- tion of these symbols will allow you to operate the tool better and safer. SYMBOL NAME Volts Amperes Hertz Watt Minutes Alternating Current Direct Current...
The following signal words and meanings are intended to explain the levels of risk associated with this product. SYMBOL SIGNAL DANGER: WARNING: CAUTION: CAUTION: SERVICE Servicing requires extreme care and knowledge and should be performed only by a qualified service technician. For service we suggest you return the product to your nearest AUTHORIZED SERVICE CENTER for repair.
FEATURES PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS Motor ...18 Volt DC Charger Input ... 120 V, 60 Hz, AC only Charge Rate ...1 hour Capacity ... Standard 10 oz. cartridge PLUNGER ROD HANDLE CAULK GUN PLUNGER ROD VARIABLE SPEED SELECTOR SWITCH TRIGGER SWITCH LOCK PUNCTURE TOOL CARRIAGE...
KNOW YOUR CAULK GUN See Figure 1. Before attempting to use this product, familiarize yourself with all operating features and safety rules. CARRIAGE FRAME The carriage frame holds a standard 10 oz. tube of caulk. PLUNGER ROD The forward movement of the plunger rod applies pressure to the bottom of an open caulk tube, causing caulk to be dispensed.
WARNING: Do not allow familiarity with tools to make you care- less. Remember that a careless fraction of a second is sufficient to inflict serious injury. WARNING: Always wear safety goggles or safety glasses with side shields when operating tools. Failure to do so could re- sult in objects being thrown into your eyes, resulting in possible serious injury.
NOTE: If the charger does not charge the battery pack under normal circumstances, return both the battery pack and charger to your nearest Ryobi Authorized Service Center for electrical check. n Charge the battery pack only with the charger provided.
A COOL BATTERY PACK” for normal recharging of batter- ies. If the charger does not charge your battery pack under normal circumstances, return both the battery pack and charger to your nearest Ryobi Authorized Service Center for electrical check. TO INSTALL BATTERY PACK See Figure 4.
STARTING/STOPPING THE CAULK GUN See Figure 5. Before attempting to start the caulk gun, be sure the switch lock is in the unlocked position. n To turn the caulk gun ON, depress the switch trigger. n To turn the caulk gun OFF, release the switch trigger. LOCKING THE SWITCH TRIGGER See Figure 5.
WARNING: Battery tools are always in operating condition. There- fore, switch should always be locked when not in use or carrying at your side. APPLYING CAULK See Figures 8 - 10. n Prepare the surface to be caulked by removing any dust, dirt, or remnants of old caulking.
Only the parts shown on the parts list are intended to be repaired or replaced by the customer. All other parts should be replaced at a Ryobi Authorized Service Center. BATTERY PACK REMOVAL AND PREPARATION FOR RECYCLING Consult your local waste authority for information regarding available recycling and/or disposal options.
Ryobi Authorized Service Center. Be sure to provide all pertinent facts when you call or visit. Please call 1-800-525-2579 for your nearest Ryobi Authorized Service Center. You can also check our web site at www.ryobitools.com for a complete list of Authorized Service Centers.