d. Store idle power tools out of the reach of children
and do not allow persons unfamiliar with the power
tool or these instructions to operate the power
tool. Power tools are dangerous in the hands of
e. Maintain power tools and accessories. Check for
misalignment or binding of moving parts, breakage
of parts and any other condition that may affect
the power tools operation. If damaged, have the
power tool repaired before use. Many accidents are
caused by poorly maintained power tools.
f. Keep cutting tools sharp and clean. Properly
maintained cutting tools with sharp cutting edges are
less likely to bind and are easier to control.
g. Use the power tool, accessories and tool bits etc.
in accordance with these instructions, taking into
account the working conditions and the work to
Use of the power tool for operations different from
those intended could result in a hazardous situation.
h. Keep handles and grasping surfaces dry, clean and
free from oil and grease. Slippery handles and
grasping surfaces do not allow for safe handling and
control of the tool in unexpected situations.
Battery tool use and care (only used for
a. Recharge only with the charger specified by the
manufacturer. A charger that is suitable for one type
of battery pack may create a risk of fire when used
with another battery pack.
b. Use power tools only with specifically designated
battery packs. Use of any other battery packs may
create a risk of injury and fire.
c. When battery pack is not in use, keep it away from
other metal objects, like paper clips, coins, keys,
nails, screws, or other small metal objects, that
can make a connection from one terminal to
another. Shorting the battery terminals together may
cause burns or a fire.
d. Under abusive conditions, liquid may be ejected
from the battery; avoid contact. If contact
accidentally occurs, flush with water. If liquid
contacts eyes, additionally seek medical help.
Liquid ejected from the battery may cause irritation
e. Do not use a battery pack or tool that is damaged
or modified. Damaged or modified batteries may
exhibit unpredictable behaviour resulting in fire,
explosion or risk of injury.
f. Do not expose a battery pack or tool to fire or
excessive temperature. Exposure to fire or
temperature above 130 °C may cause explosion.
NOTE: The temperature „130 °C" can be replaced by
the temperature „265 °F".
g. Follow all charging instructions and do not charge
the battery pack or tool outside the temperature
range specified in the instructions. Charging
improperly or at temperatures outside the specified
range may damage the battery and increase the risk
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
b. Never service damaged battery packs. Service of
battery packs should only be performed by the
manufacturer or authorized service providers (only
used for battery tools).
Additional Specific Safety Rules for Sanders
● Hold the power tool by insulated gripping surfaces,
because the sanding belt / sanding base may contact
its own cord. Cutting a "live" wire may make exposed
metal parts of the power tool "live" could give the operator
an electric shock.
● Use clamps or another practical way to secure and
support the workpiece to a stable platform. Holding the
workpiece by hand or against your body leaves it unstable
and may lead to loss of control.
● The intended use is described in this instruction manual.
The use of any accessory or attachment or performance
of any operation with this tool other than those
recommended in this instruction manual may present a
risk of personal injury and/or damage to property.
WARNING: Contact with or inhalation of dusts arising
from sanding applications may endanger the health
of the operator and possible bystanders. Wear a dust
mask specifically designed for protection against
toxic dust and fumes and ensure that persons within
or entering the work area are also protected.
WARNING: Use this tool in a well-ventilated area
when sanding ferrous metals. Do not operate the tool
near flammable liquids, gases or dust. Sparks or hot
particles from sanding or arcing motor brushes may
ignite combustible materials.
WARNING: Do not use the dust filter cassette or the
dust extraction adaptor to store objects.
WARNING: Observe the applicable regulations for
sanding paint. Pay special attention to the following:
Whenever possible, use a vacuum extractor for
Take special care when sanding paint which is
possibly lead based:
Do not let children or pregnant women enter the work
area. All persons entering the work area should wear
a mask specially designed for protection against lead
paint dust and fumes.