WARNING: To reduce the risk of injury, the user must read and understand the operator's manual before using this product. Customer Help Line: 1-800-932-3188 Sears, Roebuck and Co., 3333 Beverly Rd., Hoffman Estates, IL 60179 USA Visit the Craftsman Web page: www.sears.com/craftsman 983000-187 3-03...
■ Exploded View and Repair Parts List ........................ 14-15 ■ Customer Service Information ..........................16 WARRANTY FULL ONE YEAR WARRANTY ON CRAFTSMAN PROFESSIONAL ROTARY GRINDER If this tool fails due to a defect in material or workmanship within one year from the date of purchase, Sears will repair it, free of charge.
GENERAL SAFETY RULES ■ Dress properly. Do not wear loose clothing or WARNING: Read and understand all jewelry. Contain long hair. Keep your hair, instructions. Failure to follow all instructions listed clothing, and gloves away from moving parts. below, may result in electric shock, fire and/or Loose clothes, jewelry, or long hair can be caught in serious personal injury.
GENERAL SAFETY RULES ■ When servicing a tool, use only identical replace- SERVICE ment parts. Follow instructions in the Mainte- ■ Tool service must be performed only by qualified nance section of this manual. Use of unauthorized repair personnel. Service or maintenance per- parts or failure to follow Maintenance Instructions formed by unqualified personnel could result in a risk may create a risk of electric shock or injury.
SYMBOLS Important: Some of the following symbols may be used on your tool. Please study them and learn their meaning. Proper interpretation of these symbols will allow you to operate the tool better and safer. SYMBOL NAME DESIGNATION/EXPLANATION Volts Voltage Amperes Current Hertz...
CAUTION: to your nearest authorized service center for repair. Keep extension cords clear of the When servicing, use only identical Craftsman working area. While you are working with a power replacement parts. tool, position the cord so that it will not get caught on lumber, tools, or other obstructions.
UNPACKING INSTRUCTIONS PACKING LIST Your rotary grinder has been shipped completely Rotary Grinder assembled. Collet Adaptor ■ Carefully remove the tool and the accessories from Wrench the box. Operator’s Manual ■ Make sure that all items listed in the packing list are included.
FEATURES Before using the rotary grinder, familiarize yourself with COLLET AND COLLET ADAPTOR all operating features and safety requirements. The grinder is equipped with a 1/4 in. (6.4 mm) collet for However, do not let familiarity with the tool make you receiving 1/4 in.
ADJUSTMENTS WARNING: The grinder should never be connected to a power supply when you are assembling parts, making adjustments, cleaning, performing maintenance, or when the tool is not in use. Disconnecting the tool prevents accidental COLLET starting that could cause serious injury. ATTACHING THE WIRE HANGER COLLET ADAPTOR...
ADJUSTMENTS INSERTING BITS See Figure 4. SPINDLE LOCK BUTTON Follow these steps to insert bits. 1. Unplug the grinder. COLLET WARNING: Failure to unplug the tool could result in serious injury due to accidental starting. 2. Depress and hold the spindle lock button. 3.
OPERATION WARNING: WARNING: Always wear safety goggles or safety Baggy clothes and gloves should not glasses with side shields when operating this tool. be worn while operating this product. To avoid Failure to do so could result in dust, shavings, possible serious injury, wear snug-fitting clothes.
REPLACING THE BRUSHES When servicing, use only identical See Figures 7a, 7b, and 7c. Craftsman replacement parts. Use of any other part may create a hazard or cause product Replace brushes if worn. Always replace in pairs; do not damage.
ACCESSORIES DO NOT EXCEED THESE GRINDING WHEEL SIZES Plain Wheels Shaped Wheels 1/4 in. Collet 1/4 in. Collet Wheel Diameter Wheel Thickness Wheel Diameter Wheel Thickness 1 in. 3/4 in. 1 in. 1 in. 3/4 in. 1 in. 3/4 in. 1-1/8 in.
CRAFTSMAN ROTARY GRINDER – MODEL NUMBER 315.267560 Note: The assembly shown represents an important part of the double insulated system. To avoid the possi- bility of alteration or damage to the System, service should be performed by your nearest Sears repair...
CRAFTSMAN ROTARY GRINDER – MODEL NUMBER 315.267560 The model number is on a plate attached to the motor housing. Always mention the model number in all correspondence regarding your ROTARY GRINDER or when ordering repair parts. SEE BACK PAGE FOR PARTS ORDERING INSTRUCTIONS...
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