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Intended Use; Safety Instructions; Electrical Safety - Black & Decker BC2WBDAU Instruction Manual

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Your Black & Decker battery charger/maintainer is
designed to charge lead-acid batteries. This product is
intended for household, consumer use only.


capacity: lead acid type, maximum 12VDC, 80Ah.
Warning! When using appliances, basic safety
precautions, including the following, should always be
followed to reduce the risk of fire, leaking batteries,
personal injury and material damage.
• Read all of this manual carefully before using the
• The intended use is described in this manual.
The use of any accessory or attachment or the
performance of any operation with this appliance
other than those recommended in this instruction
manual may present a risk of personal injury.
• Retain this manual for future reference.
Using your appliance
Always take care when using the appliance.
• This appliance is not intended for use by persons
(including children) with reduced physical, sensory
or mental capabilities, or lack of experience and
knowledge, unless they have been given supervision
or instruction concerning use of the appliance by a
person responsible for their safety.
• The appliance is not to be used as a toy.
• Do not open body casing. There are no user-
serviceable parts inside.
• Do not operate the appliance in explosive
atmospheres, such as in the presence of flammable
liquids, gases or dust.
• To reduce the risk of damage to plugs and cords
never pull the cable to remove the plug from a socket.
After use
• When not in use, the appliance should be stored in a
dry, well ventilated place out of the reach of children.
• Children should not have access to stored
• When the appliance is stored or transported in a
vehicle it should be placed in the boot or restrained
to prevent movement following sudden changes in
speed or direction.
• The appliance should be protected from direct
sunlight, heat and moisture.
Inspection and repairs
• Before use, check the appliance for damaged or
defective parts. Check for breakage of parts, damage
to switches and any other conditions that may affect
its operation.
• Do not use the appliance if any part is damaged or
• Have any damaged or defective parts repaired or
replaced by the manufacturer.
• Never attempt to remove or replace any parts other
than those specified in this manual.
Power cord safety
Warning! Never alter the mains cord or plug. If it will
not fit, have a proper socket installed by a qualified
electrician. Improper connection may result in an
electric shock.
The following symbols are marked on
the appliance:
This tool is double insulated; therefore
no earth wire is required. Always check
that the power supply corresponds to
the voltage on the rating plate.
Read all of this instruction manual

Electrical safety

Always check that the power supply corresponds to
the voltage on the rating plate.
• The supply cord cannot be replaced. If the cord is
damaged the appliance should be scrapped.
• Warning! To avoid serious injury or death from
fire, explosion or electric shock: This device must
be connected to a Ground Fault Circuit Interrupt
(GFCI) protected AC outlet.
Specific safety instructions for battery
• Charge only lead-acid type (GEL, WET, AGM)
rechargeable batteries.
• Never attempt to charge non-rechargeable batteries.
• Have defective cords replaced immediately.
• Do not expose the battery charger to water.
• Do not open the battery charger.
• Do not probe the battery charger.
• Never allow the red and black clamps or ring
terminals to touch each other or another common
metal conductor. This could cause damage to the
appliance and/or create a spark/explosion hazard.
Warning! Never attempt to charge a frozen battery.
• Under extreme conditions, battery leakage may
occur. When you notice liquid on the batteries,
carefully wipe the liquid off using a cloth. Avoid skin
• In case of skin or eye contact, follow the instructions
– Warning! Battery fluid is a diluted sulphuric acid
and may cause personal injury or damage to
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