2. Release button
2. Bevel scale
Adjusting the bevel angle
To adjust the bevel angle, loosen the lever at the rear of the tool counterclock-
Push the handle to the left to tilt the saw blade until the pointer points to the
desired angle on the bevel scale. Then tighten the lever clockwise firmly to
secure the arm.
To tilt the blade to the right, push the release button at the rear of the tool while
tilting the blade slightly to the left after loosening the lever. With the release
button depressed, tilt the saw blade to the right.
When tilting the saw blade, be sure to raise the handle fully.
After changing the bevel angle, always secure the arm by tightening the
When changing bevel angles, be sure to position the kerf boards
appropriately as explained in the "Positioning kerf boards" section.
Adjusting the lever position
The lever can be repositioned at every angle 30° when the lever does not pro-
vide full tightening.
Loosen and remove the screw that secures the lever at the rear of the tool.
Remove the lever and install it again so that it is slightly above the level.
Secure the lever with the screw firmly.
Before plugging in the tool, always check to see that the switch trigger
actuates properly and returns to the "OFF" position when released.
When not using the tool, remove the lock-off button and store it in a
secure place. This prevents unauthorized operation.
Do not pull the switch trigger hard without pressing in the lock-off button.
This can cause switch breakage.