Your Black & Decker corded/cordless appliance/
tool has been designed to operate over a long
period of time with a minimum of maintenance.
Continuous satisfactory operation depends upon
proper tool care and regular cleaning.
Warning! Before performing any maintenance on
corded/cordless power tools:
Switch off and unplug the appliance/tool.
Or switch off and remove the battery from
the appliance/tool if the appliance/tool has
a separate battery pack.
Or run the battery down completely if it is
integral and then switch off.
Unplug the charger before cleaning it. Your
charger does not require any maintenance
apart from regular cleaning.
Regularly clean the ventilation slots in your
appliance/tool/charger using a soft brush or
Regularly clean the motor housing using
a damp cloth. Do not use any abrasive or
After use, carefully clean the blades. After
cleaning, apply a ﬁ lm of light machine oil to
prevent the blades from rusting.
Mains plug replacement (U.K. & Ireland
If a new mains plug needs to be ﬁ tted:
Safely dispose of the old plug.
Connect the brown lead to the live terminal in
the new plug.
Connect the blue lead to the neutral terminal.
Warning! No connection is to be made to the
earth terminal. Follow the ﬁ tting instructions
supplied with good quality plugs. Recommended
fuse: 5 A.
Protecting the environment
Separate collection. This product must
not be disposed of with normal household
Should you ﬁ nd one day that your Black & Decker
product needs replacement, or if it is of no further
use to you, do not dispose of it with household
waste. Make this product available for separate
Separate collection of used products and
packaging allows materials to be recycled
and used again. Re-use of recycled
materials helps prevent environmental
pollution and reduces the demand for raw
Local regulations may provide for separate
collection of electrical products from the
household, at municipal waste sites or by the
retailer when you purchase a new product.
Black & Decker provides a facility for the
collection and recycling of Black & Decker
products once they have reached the end of their
working life. To take advantage of this service
please return your product to any authorised
repair agent who will collect them on our behalf.
You can check the location of your nearest
authorised repair agent by contacting your local
Black & Decker ofﬁ ce at the address indicated
in this manual. Alternatively, a list of authorised
Black & Decker repair agents and full details of
our after-sales service and contacts are available
on the Internet at: www.2helpU.com.
Blade strokes (no load)
Blade brake time
Level of sound pressure according to EN 60745:
Sound pressure (L
) 73 dB(A), uncertainty (K) 3 dB(A),
Sound power (L
) 93 dB(A), uncertainty (K) 3 dB(A)
Vibration total values (triax vector sum) according to
Vibration emission value (a
uncertainty (K) 1.5 m/s
) 2.3 m/s