into account the working conditions and the work to
be performed. Use of the power tool for operations
different from those intended could result in a hazardous
5. Battery tool use and care
a. Ensure the switch is in the off position before
inserting battery pack. Inserting the battery pack into
power tools that have the switch on invites accidents.
b. Recharge only with the charger specified by the
manufacturer. A charger that is suitable for one type of
battery pack may create a risk of fire when used with another
c. Use power tools only with specifically designated
battery packs. Use of any other battery packs may create a
risk of injury and fire.
d. When battery pack is not in use, keep it away from
other metal objects like paper clips, coins, keys, nails,
screws, or other small metal objects that can make a
connection from one terminal to another. Shorting the
battery terminals together may cause burns or a fire.
e. Under abusive conditions, liquid may be ejected from
the battery; avoid contact. If contact accidentally occurs,
flush with water. If liquid contacts eyes, additionally seek
medical help. Liquid ejected from the battery may cause
irritation or burns.
a. Have your power tool serviced by a qualified repair person
using only identical replacement parts. This will ensure that
the safety of the power tool is maintained.
Specific safety instructions for Scissors.
Hold tool by insulated gripping surfaces when performing an
operation where the cutting tool may contact hidden wiring
or its own cord. Contact with a "live" wire will make exposed
metal parts of the tool "live" and shock the operator.
Keep hands away from cutting area. Be aware of
materials and surfaces under the cutting area that the blade
may contact. Never reach underneath the material for any
Do not leave the tool unattended. After every use set the
lock switch to OFF (0). Store idle power tools out of the reach
Before cleaning, adjustment or replacing the cutting
head. Set the lock switch to OFF (0).
This tool is not a toy. Keep out of the reach of children.
Additional safety instructions for batteries and
Never attempt to open for any reason.
Do not expose the battery to water.
Do not store in locations where the temperature may
exceed 40 °C.
Charge only at ambient temperatures between 4 °C and
Charge only using the charger provided with the tool.
When disposing of batteries, follow the instructions given
in the section "Protecting the environment".
Use your Black & Decker charger only to charge the battery
in the tool with which it was supplied. Other batteries could
burst, causing personal injury and damage.
Never attempt to charge non-rechargeable batteries.
Have defective cords replaced immediately.
Do not expose the charger to water.
Do not open the charger.
Do not probe the charger.
The charger is intended for indoor use only.
Your charger has been designed for a specific voltage.
Always check that the mains voltage corresponds to the
voltage on the rating plate.
Warning! Never attempt to replace the charger unit with a
regular mains plug.
This appliance is not intended for use by young or infirm
persons without supervision. Children must be supervised to
ensure they do not play with the appliance.
If the supply cord is damaged, it must be replaced by the
manufacturer or an authorised Black & Decker Service
Centre in order to avoid a hazard.
The following symbols are found on your charger
Your charger is double insulated; therefore no
earth wire is required.
Fail-safe isolating transformer. The mains supply
is electrically separated from the transformer
The charger automatically shuts off if the
ambient temperature becomes too high. As a
consequence the charger will be inoperable. The
charger must be disconnected from the mains
supply and taken to an authorised service centre