Under no circumstances may the machine be
started without observing the safety instruc-
tions. Should the user fail to comply with
these, Husqvarna Construction Products
Sweden AB or its representatives are free
from all liability both directly and indirectly.
Read through these operating instructions
and make sure that you understand the
contents before starting to use the machine.
Should you, after reading these safety in-
structions, still feel uncertain about the safety
risks involved you must not use the machine,
please contact your dealer for more informa-
Please read the operator's manual carefully.
Only qualiﬁ ed staff should be allowed to operate
Never use a machine that is faulty. Carry out the
checks, maintenance and service instructions
described in this manual. All repairs not covered in
this manual must be performed by a repairer nomi-
nated by either the manufacturer or distributor.
Always wear personal safety equipment such as
sturdy non-slip boots, ear protection, dust mask and
approved eye protection.
The machine should not be used in areas where
potential for ﬁ re or explosions exist.
The machine should not be started without the dust
collection bag attached.
Never use the machine if you are tired, if you have
drunk alcohol, or if you are taking medication that
could affect your vision, your judgement or your
Never use a machine that has been modiﬁ ed in any
way from its original speciﬁ cation.
Be on your guard for electrical shocks. Avoid having
body contact with lightning-conductors/metal in the
Never drag the machine by means of the cord and
never pull out the plug by pulling the cord. Keep all
cords and extension cords away from water, oil and
Make sure the cord is not pinched in doors, fences
or the like.
At no time should lifting of machinery be attempt-
ed without mechanical means such as a hoist or
Check that the cord and extension cord are intact
and in good condition. Never use the machine if the
cord is damaged, hand it in to an authorized service
workshop for repair.
Do not use a rolled up extension cord.
The machine should be connected to an earthed
Check that the mains voltage corresponds with that
stated on the rating plate on the machine.
Ensure the cord is behind you when you start to
use the machine so that the cord will not be dam-
Overexposure to vibration can lead to circula-
tory damage or nerve damage in people who
have impaired circulation. Contact your doc-
tor if you experience symptoms of overexpo-
sure to vibration. These symptoms include
numbness, loss of feeling, tingling, pricking,
pain, loss of strength, changes in skin colour
or condition. These symptoms normally ap-
pear in the ﬁ ngers, hands or wrists.