Owner's Manual CRAFTSMAN ° 3/8 in. Two Speed / Reversible CORDLESS DRILL Model No. 315.111920 -_, CAUTION: Read and follow all Safety Rules and Operating Ir_structionsbefore first use of this product. Sears, Roebuck and Co., Hoffman 972000-494 12-97 Estates, IL 60179...
• Parts Ordedng / Service ... FULL ONE YEAR WARRANTY ON CRAFTSMAN 318 In. DRILL if this CRAFTSMAN3/8 in. Drill fails to give complete satisfaction within one year from the date of purchase, RETURN IT TO THE NEAREST SEARS STORE IN THE UNITED STATES, and Sears will repair it, free of charge.
The purpose of safety symbols Is to attract your attention to possible dangers. The safety symbols, and the explanations with them, deserve your careful attenUon and understanding. not by themselves eliminate any danger. The Instructions proper accident prevention measures. SYMBOL MEANING SAFETY ALERT SYMBOL: Indicatescautionor warning.May be used in conjunction with othersymbolsor pictographs.
Avoid accidental starting. SECURE WORK before applying power. NEVER hold workpiece in your hand or across your legs. WHEN SERVICING USE ONLY IDENTICAL CRAFTSMAN REPLACEMENT IMPORTANT CHARGER Do not SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS.
RULES FOR SAFE OPERATION • An extension cord should not be used unless absolutely necessary. Use of improper extension cord could result in a risk of fire and electric shock. If extension cord must be used, make sure: That pins on plug of extension cord are the same number, size and shape as those of plug on charger.
The following recommended accessories are currently available at Sears Retail Stores. • 6-Pc. Extra Length Magnite Power Bit Set • 30-Pc. Power Screwdriver/Nutdriver Set and Case • 17-Pc. Power Screwddver/Nutdriver Set and Case WARNING: The use of attachments or accessories not listed might be hazardous. KNOW YOUR DRILL See Figure 1.
WARNING: Always wear safety goggles or safety glasses with side shields when operating tools. Failure to do so could result in objects being thrown into your eyes, resulting in possible serious injury. WARNING: Do not allow familiarity with your drill to make you careless. Remember that a careless fraction of a second is sufficient to inflict severe injury.
SWITCH See Figure 2. To turn your drill ON, depress the switch trigger. To turn it OFF, release the switch trigger. CENTERPosrnoN (LOCK) SWITCH TRIGGER TWO SPEED Your drill has a two speed feature in the switch. Depress the switch trigger halfway for driving screws at low speed.
SWITCH LOCK See Figure 4. The switch trigger can be locked in the OFF position. This feature can be used to prevent the possibilityof accidental starting when not in use. To lock switch trigger, place the direction of rotation selector in center position.
INSTALLING BITS See Figure 6. • Lock the switch trigger by placing the direction of rotation selector in center position. See Figure 2. • Open or close chuck jaws to a point where the opening is slightly larger than the bit size you intend to use.
WARNING: Always wear safety goggles or safety glasses with side shields when operating tools. Failure to do so could result in objects being thrown into your eyes, resulting in possible sedous injury. DRILLING See Figure 8. When drilling hard smooth surfaces use a center punch to mark desired hole location.
CHUCK REMOVAL See Figures 10, 11, and 12. The chuck must be removed in order to use some accessories. To remove: • Lock the switch trigger by placing the direction of rotation selector in center position. • Insert a 5/16 inch or larger allen wrench (hex key wrench) into the chuck of your drill and tighten the chuck jaws securely.
WARNING: When servicing, use only identical Craftsman replacement parts. Use of any other part may create a hazard or cause product damage. Avoid using solvents when cleaning plastic parts. Most plastics are susceptible to damage from various types of commercial solvents and may be damaged by their use.
3/8 INCH CORDLESS The model number will be found on a plate attached to the motor housing. Always mention the model number in all correspondence regarding your 3/8 In. CORDLESS DRILL or when ordering repair parts. SEE BACK PAGE FOR PARTS ORDERING INSTRUCTIONS...
Call24 hours a day,7 daysa week 1-800-488-1 The modelnumberof this toolwill be foundona serial plate atta_ched t o the motorhousing.Whenrequesting serviceor orderingparts, alwaysprovidethe followinginformation: • Product Name 3/8 in. CordlessDrill • Part Name l-'-" • Model Number 315.111920 • Part Number mmmmm mmmmmm SEARS Amedca'sFlepairSpecia/ists...