SPECIFICATIONS Model: AF353 Air pressure 0.45 - 0.69 MPa (4.5 - 6.9 bar) Nail length 15, 18, 19, 25, 30, 35 mm Nail capacity 130 pcs. Minimum hose diameter 6.5 mm Pneumatic tool oil ISO VG32 or equivalent Dimensions (L x W x H)
Multiple hazards. Read and understand the safety instructions before connecting, dis- connecting, loading, operating, maintaining, changing accessories on, or working near the tool. Failure to do so can result in serious bodily injury. Keep all body parts such as hands and legs etc.
12. Never use fastener driving tools marked with This tool is not intended for use in potentially the symbol "Do not use on scaffoldings, lad- explosive atmospheres and is not insulated ders" for specific application for example: from coming into contact with electric power. —...
Wipe off all dust The air compressor must comply with the requirements from the parts. of EN60335-2-34. Ask Makita authorized service center for peri- Select a compressor that has ample pressure and air odical inspection of the tool. output to assure cost-efficient operation. The graph To maintain product SAFETY and RELIABILITY,...
Pressure regulators must be used to limit air pressure to the rated pressure of the tool where air supply pressure exceeds the tool's rated pressure. Failure to do so may result in serious injury to tool operator or persons in the vicinity.
Hook CAUTION: Make sure that your fingers are not placed on the trigger or lock lever and disconnect the hose from the tool before using the hook. CAUTION: Never hook the tool at high loca- tion or on potentially unstable surface. CAUTION: Do not hang the hook from the waist belt.
The air supplied to the tool can also be used as an air duster. You can clean the work area by pressing the button on the grip end. ► 1 . Unlock button 2. Sliding door Place pin nails against the magazine and insert into the slit all the way. Be careful to place pin nails in ► 1 .
Maximum Connecting air hose ► ( 1) 35 mm Minimum ► 1 . Air fitting 2. Air socket Slip the air socket of the air hose onto the air fitting on ► ( 1) 15 mm (2) 0.6 mm the nailer. Be sure that the air socket locks firmly into position when installed onto the air fitting. Unloading pin nailer A hose coupling must be installed on or near the tool in such a way that the pressure reservoir will discharge at To remove pin nails, follow the procedures of “Loading the time the air supply coupling is disconnected.
► 1 . Empty indicator Place the nose on the material flatly, and hold the tool firmly against the material. Removing jammed pin nails Pull the lock lever, and pull the trigger fully to drive the pin nail. WARNING: After driving a pin nail, be sure to release the Always return the trigger and lock trigger and lock lever fully.
Avoid storing nails in a very humid or hot place or place exposed to direct sunlight. To maintain product SAFETY and RELIABILITY, repairs, any other maintenance or adjustment should be performed by Makita Authorized or Factory Service Centers, always using Makita replacement parts. ► 1 . Drain cock 11 ENGLISH...
OPTIONAL ACCESSORIES CAUTION: These accessories or attachments are recommended for use with your Makita tool specified in this manual. The use of any other accessories or attachments might present a risk of injury to persons. Only use accessory or attachment for its stated purpose. If you need any assistance for more details regard- ing these accessories, ask your local Makita Service Center.