If any parts are damaged or
missing, do not operate this product until the parts are
Failure to heed this warning could result in
serious personal injury.
Do not connect to power supply
until assembly is complete.
Failure to comply could
result in accidental
starting and possible serious
Read and understand
Manual for each optional attachment
used on this power head and follow all warnings and
Failure to follow all instructions
in electric shock, fire and/or serious personal injury.
See Figure 12.
 Hold the line trimmer as shown. Keep a firm grip with
both hands while in operation.
Trimmer should be hetd
at a comfortable
position with rear handle about hip
 Gently swing the trimmer from right side to left side.
 In order to achieve optimum cutting results, only cut
 When cutting thick or long grass, start at the top
of the grass blades and gradually
work down to the
 If the tine trimmer starts running slowly, reduce the
amount of material you are trying to cut.
Do not use any attachments
by the manufacturer
this product. The use of attachments
can result in serious personal injury.
Do not allow familiarity
with product to make you
that a careless fraction of a
second is sufficient
to inflict serious injury.
Always wear eye protection with
side shields marked to comply with ANSI Z87.1.
Hearing and/or head protection may also be required
depending on the type of attachment
used and as
in the attachment's
Failure to do so could result in objects being thrown
into your eyes and other possible serious injuries.
You may use this product for the purpose listed below:
 Trimming grass and weeds from around porches,
fences and deck.
See Figure 10-11.
 Attach the outlet end of an extension
cord to the plug
on the rear of the line trimmer.
NOTE: Use only approved outdoor extension cords.
 Route the extension
cord through the slot located
on the rear of the line trimmer housing and place
the cord retainer.
 To start the tine trimmer, squeeze
the safety switch,
then press the switch trigger.
 To stop the line trimmer, release the switch trigger.
IF GRASS BECOMES
 Stop trimmer.
 Unplug the line trimmer.
 Remove the grass.
 Replace the line when trimming efficiency diminishes.
This will maintain best performance.
See Figure 13.
 Avoid hot trimmer surfaces
by always keeping the
tool away from your body.
 Keep the trimmer tilted toward the area being cut;
this is the best cutting area.
 Swing the trimmer head from right to left when
trimming. This path will avoid throwing
debris at the
 Use the tip of line to do the cutting, do not force line
head into uncut grass.
 Wire and picket fences cause extra tine wear and
Stone and brick walls, curbs and wood may
wear line rapidly.
 Avoid trees and shrubs. Tree bark, wood moldings
and fence posts can easily be damaged by the line.
servicing the machine
remove power cord. Failure to
follow these instructions
can result in serious personal
injury or property damage.
Never attempt to tock the trigger
lever in the on position. Do not use any attachments
in this Operator's
Manual. The use
result in serious personal injury.
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