TRANSPORTING LITHIUM BATTERIES
Transport the battery pack in accordance with local and national provisions
and regulations. Follow all special requirements on packaging and labelling
when transporting batteries by a third party.
Ensure that no batteries can come in contact with other batteries or conductive
materials while in transport by protecting exposed connectors with insulating,
non-conductive caps or tape. Do not transport batteries that are cracked or
leaking. Check with the forwarding company for further advice.
WARNING! Use only original manufacturer's replacement parts,
accessories, and attachments. Failure to do so can cause possible injury,
can contribute to poor performance, and may void your warranty.
WARNING! Servicing requires extreme care and knowledge and
should be performed only by a qualified service technician. Have the
product serviced by an authorised service centre only. When servicing,
use only original replacement parts.
Turn off the product and remove the battery pack before conducting any
maintenance or cleaning work.
You may only make adjustments or repairs described in this manual. For
other repairs, contact an authorised service centre.
Before any maintenance or adjustment, disable the product by removing
the power source.
For the replacement line, use only a nylon filament line of the diameter
described in the specifications table of this manual.
After extending the new cutter line, always return the product to its
normal operating position before starting.
After each use, clean the product with a soft, dry cloth. Any part that
is damaged should be properly repaired or replaced by an authorised
Check all nuts, bolts, and screws before each use and at frequent intervals
for proper tightness to ensure that the product is in safe working
condition. Any part that is damaged should be properly repaired or
replaced by an authorised service centre.
Bring the product to an authorised service centre to replace damaged or
ven when the product is used as prescribed, it is still impossible to completely
eliminate certain residual risk factors. The following hazards may arise during
use, and the operator should pay special attention to avoid the following:
injury caused by vibration
Hold the product by the designated handles, and restrict working
time and exposure.
injury caused by exposure to noise
Wear hearing protection, and limit exposure.
injury caused by flying debris
Wear eye protection at all times.
It has been reported that vibrations from handheld tools may contribute
to a condition called Raynaud's Syndrome. Symptoms may include tingling,
numbness, and blanching of the fingers, usually apparent upon exposure to
cold. Hereditary factors, exposure to cold and dampness, diet, smoking, and
work practices are all thought to contribute to the development of these
symptoms. There are measures that can be taken by the operator to possibly
reduce the effects of vibration:
Keep your body warm in cold weather. When operating the product, wear
gloves to keep the hands and wrists warm. It is reported that cold weather
is a major factor contributing to Raynaud's Syndrome.
After each period of operation, exercise to increase blood circulation.
Take frequent work breaks. Limit the amount of exposure per day.
If you experience any of the symptoms of this condition, immediately
discontinue use and see your physician.
WARNING! Injuries may be caused, or aggravated, by prolonged use
of a tool. When using any tool for prolonged periods, ensure that you take
Read and understand all instructions before operating the
product. Follow all warnings and safety instructions.
Regulatory Compliance Mark (RCM). Product meets
applicable regulatory requirements.
Wear ear protection.
Wear eye protection.
Wear non-slip safety footwear when using the product.
Do not expose the product to rain or damp condition.
Beware of thrown or flying objects. Keep all bystanders,
especially children and pets, at least 15 m away from the
Do not use metal blade(s) on the product.
Rotational direction and maximum speed of the shaft for
the cutting attachment.
Keep hands away from the cut-off blade.
Remove the battery pack before starting any work on the
Guaranteed sound power level
Waste electrical products should not be disposed of with
household waste. Please recycle where facilities exist.
Check with your local authority or retailer for recycling
The following signal words and meanings are intended to explain the levels of
risk associated with this product.
Indicates an imminently hazardous situation, which, if not avoided, will
result in death or serious injury.
Indicates a potentially hazardous situation, which, if not avoided, could
result in death or serious injury.
Indicates a potentially hazardous situation, which, if not avoided, may
result in minor or moderate injury.
Without safety alert symbol
Indicates a situation that may result in property damage.