Makita DPB184 Instruction Manual

Makita DPB184 Instruction Manual

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  • Page 1 INSTRUCTION MANUAL Cordless Portable Band Saw DPB184 Read before use.
  • Page 2: Specifications

    SPECIFICATIONS Model: DPB184 Max. cutting capacity Round workpiece 51 mm dia. Rectangular workpiece 51 mm x 51 mm Blade speed 0 - 3.2 m/s (0 - 190 m/min) Blade size Length 730 mm Width 13 mm Thickness 0.5 mm Dimensions (L x W x H) without wheel cover...
  • Page 3: Ec Declaration Of Conformity

    Electrical safety Vibration Power tool plugs must match the outlet. Never modify the plug in any way. Do not use any The vibration total value (tri-axial vector sum) deter- adapter plugs with earthed (grounded) power mined according to EN60745-2-20: tools. Unmodified plugs and matching outlets will Work mode: cutting metal reduce risk of electric shock.
  • Page 4 Do not let familiarity gained from frequent use Keep handles and grasping surfaces dry, of tools allow you to become complacent and clean and free from oil and grease. Slippery ignore tool safety principles. A careless action handles and grasping surfaces do not allow for can cause severe injury within a fraction of a safe handling and control of the tool in unexpected second.
  • Page 5 Important safety instructions for also void the Makita warranty for the Makita tool and charger. battery cartridge Tips for maintaining maximum Before using battery cartridge, read all instruc-...
  • Page 6: Functional Description

    Indicating the remaining battery FUNCTIONAL capacity DESCRIPTION Only for battery cartridges with the indicator CAUTION: Always be sure that the tool is switched off and the battery cartridge is removed before adjusting or checking function on the tool. Installing or removing battery cartridge CAUTION: Always switch off the tool before...
  • Page 7: Overheat Protection

    Never hang the tool at high or may result in unintentional operation and serious potentially unstable location. personal injury. Return tool to a Makita service center for proper repairs BEFORE further usage. The hook is convenient for hanging the tool temporarily. To use the hook, simply lift up hook until it snaps into To prevent the switch trigger from being accidentally the open position.
  • Page 8 Open the wheel cover. NOTE: Do not apply impact to the lamp, which may cause damage or shorted service time to it. NOTE: Use a dry cloth to wipe the dirt off the lens of the lamp. Be careful not to scratch the lens of lamp, or it may lower the illumination. NOTE: When the tool is overheated, the lamp blinks for one minute, and then goes off. In this case, cool down the tool before operating again.
  • Page 9: Operation

    With pressing the middle part of the band saw Adjusting the stopper plate position blade, position the blade around one wheel. Moving the wheel to A side makes it easier to do so. In the ordinary operation, protrude the stopper plate to the A side fully.
  • Page 10 Before turning on the tool, always make sure that the stopper plate contacts the workpiece and the band saw When cutting metals, use Makita cutting wax as a cut- blade is clear of the workpiece. ting lubricant. To apply the cutting wax to the teeth of the band saw blade, remove a cap of the cutting wax, start the tool and cut into the cutting wax as illustrated.
  • Page 11: Maintenance

    Replacing rubber tires on the wheels Replace the rubber tires when the band saw blade slips or does not track properly because of badly worn tires. To replace the rubber tire, ask for the Makita Authorized or Factory Service Centers. OPTIONAL ACCESSORIES...
  • Page 12 Makita Europe N.V. Jan-Baptist Vinkstraat 2, 3070 Kortenberg, Belgium Makita Corporation 3-11-8, Sumiyoshi-cho, Anjo, Aichi 446-8502 Japan 885792-226 20191225...

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