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Additional Safety Instructions - Black & Decker BDPG700 Instruction Manual

Two speed variable temperature heat gun
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f) Dress properly. Do not wear loose clothing or jewelry. Keep your hair, clothing and gloves
g) If devices are provided for the connection of dust extraction and collection facilities, ensure
away from moving parts. Loose clothes, jewelry or long hair can be caught in moving parts.
these are connected and properly used. Use of dust collection can reduce dust-related hazards.
a) Do not force the power tool. Use the correct power tool for your application. The correct
b) Do not use the power tool if the switch does not turn it on and off. Any power tool that
power tool will do the job better and safer at the rate for which it was designed.
c) Disconnect the plug from the power source and/or the battery pack from the power tool
cannot be controlled with the switch is dangerous and must be repaired.
before making any adjustments, changing accessories, or storing power tools. Such
d) Store idle power tools out of the reach of children and do not allow persons unfamiliar
preventive safety measures reduce the risk of starting the power tool accidentally.
with the power tool or these instructions to operate the power tool. Power tools are
e) Maintain power tools. Check for misalignment or binding of moving parts, breakage of parts
dangerous in the hands of untrained users.
and any other condition that may affect the power tool's operation. If damaged, have the power
f) Keep cutting tools sharp and clean. Properly maintained cutting tools with sharp cutting edges
tool repaired before use. Many accidents are caused by poorly maintained power tools.
g) Use the power tool, accessories and tool bits, etc. in accordance with these instructions,
are less likely to bind and are easier to control.
taking into account the working conditions and the work to be performed. Use of the power
tool for operations different from those intended could result in a hazardous situation.
a) Have your power tool serviced by a qualified repair person using only identical replacement
parts. This will ensure that the safety of the power tool is maintained.

Additional Safety Instructions

1. Remember that hidden areas such as those behind walls, ceilings, floors, soffit boards
and other panels may contain flammable materials that could be accidentally ignited
when stripping paint from the panel. Such a fire would not be readily apparent, and could
cause considerable damage and danger of injury. This heat gun is capable of producing
temperatures in excess of 1000° F (538° C).
2. Do not use this tool as a hair dryer.
3. Always turn heat gun off, disconnect from power source and let the tool cool down for at least 30
minutes before moving or storing it. Do not lay the heat gun on flammable surfaces when operating
the gun or immediately after shutting it off.Always set the gun on a flat level surface so that the
nozzle tip is pointed upward when allowing to cool. For easy storage, the tool can hang from the
hang hole. The heat gun should be stored indoors.
4. Always use good quality scrapers and stripping knives.
5. Never obstruct the air intake or nozzle outlet.
6. Be sure to direct the hot air blast in a safe direction; away from other people or flammable objects.
7. Keep fingers away from metal nozzle; it becomes very hot.
8. Donʼt touch the nozzle to any surface while running or shortly after running.
9. Avoid poking anything down inside the nozzle.
10. Know your work environment. Remember that areas behind soffit board, ceilings, and
floors may contain highly flammable materials. Check these areas before applying heat.
11. Clean dry paint from the nozzle after use; it could ignite.
12. Clean your scraper blade frequently during use; it could ignite.
13. Do not use the heat gun in combination with chemical strippers.
14. Do not use accessory nozzles as scrapers.
15. Keep nozzle away from cord.
16. Do not use to cook or warm food.
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