Motorized 15-inch floor model drill press (36 pages)
Summary of Contents for Craftsman 315.27127
Safety Rules and Operating Instructions before first use of this product. Customer Help Line: 1-800-932-3188 Sears, Roebuck and Co., Hoffman Visit the Craftsman web page: www.sears.com/craftsman 972000-717 1-00 Estates, IL 60179 • Safety • Features • Assembly • Operation •...
TABLE OF CONTENTS • General Safety Rules ... • Specific Safety Rules/Symbols • Features ... • Assembly ... • Operation ... • Maintenance ... • Accessories • Exploded View And Repair Parts List ... • Parts Ordering / Service ... WARNING: Read and understand all instructions.
Tool Use and Care • Use clamps or other practical way to secure and support the workpiece to a stable platform. Holding the work by hand or against your body is unstable and may lead to loss of control. • Do not force tool.
Important Safety Instructions For Charger • Save these instructions. This manual contains important safety and operating instructions battery charger part number 9-11040, Following this rule will reduce the risk of electric shock, fire, or serious personal injury. • Before using battery charger, - and cautionary markings...
SYMBOLS SYMBOL NAME Volts Amperes Hertz Minutes Alternating Current --=- Direct Current No Load Speed .../min Revolutions or Reciprocation Safety Alert Symbol DANGER: Failure to obey a safety warning will result in serious injury to yourself or to others, Always follow the safety precautions to reduce the risk of fire, electric shock and personal injury, WARNING: Failure to obey a safety warning can result in serious injury to yourself or to others, Always follow the safety precautions to reduce the risk of fire, electric shock and personal injury.
KNOW YOUR HAMMER DRILL See Figure 1. Before attempting to use your hammer drill, familiarize yourself with all operating features and safety requirements. WARNING: Carefully read through this entire owner's manual before using your new hammer drill. Pay close attention to the Rules For Safe Operation, Warnings and Cautions.
AUXILIARY WiNG SCREW HANDLE DEPTH GAGEROD KEYLESS MODE CHUCK SELECTOR • TORQUE ADJUSTMENT BATTERY PACK TWO SPEED GEAR T RAIN ( HI-LO) TRIGGER RING LEVEL STORAGE AREA DIRECTION OF ROTATION SELECTOR (FORWARD/REVERSE) WRISTSTRAP Fig.1...
LED FUNCTIONOF CHARGER YELLOW LIGHT " ON" AND RED LIGHTFLASHING INDICATES DEFECTIVE BATTERY PACK CHARGER FASTCHARGING MODE GREENLIGHT"ON" INDICATES FULLY CHARGED ANDSLOWCHARGING TO MAINTAIN BATTERY PACK CHARGER See Figure 3, Your charger has a "key hole" hanging feature for convenient, space saving storage.
AUXILIARY HANDLE See Figure 4. An auxiliary handle is packed with your drill for ease of operation and to help prevent loss of control. The handle can be rotated 360 ° and it can also be mounted on opposite side for left hand use. Note: For convenience and ease of starting threads, the hex nut has been trapped inside the mblded slot in the...
INSTALLING BITS See Figure 7. • Lock the switch trigger by placing the direction of rotation selector in center position. See Figure 13. • Open or close chuck jaws to a point where the open- ing is slightly larger than the bit size you intend to use. Also, raise the front of your drill slightly to keep the bit from f;_lling out of the chuck jaws.
_, WARNING:Always wearsafetygoggles or safety glasses withsideshields whenoperating tools. Failure to dosocouldresult i n objects beingthrown intoyoureyes,resulting in possible serious injury. CHARGINGBATTERYPACK Thebattery packforthistoolhasbeenshipped in a low charge condition to prevent p ossible problems. Therefore, youshould charge it untillightonfrontof charger c hanges fromredtogreen.
SWITCH See Figure 11. To turn your drill ON, depress the switch trigger. To turn it OFF, release the switch trigger. FORWAR_REVERSE CENTERPOSITION (LOCK) TRIGGER VARIABLE SPEED This tool has a variable speed switch that delivers higher speed and torque with increased trigger pressure, Speed is controlled by the amount of switch trigger depression, Note: You might hear a whistling or ringing noise from the switch during use.
KEYLESS CHUCK See Figure 14. A keyless chuck has been provided with your drill to allow for easy installation and removal of bits. As the name implies, you can hand tighten or release drill bits in the chuck jaws. Arrows on the chuck indicate which direction to rotate the chuck sleeve in order to LOCK (tighten) or UNLOCK (release) the chuck jaws.
APPLICATIONS (Use only for the purposes listed below) • Hammer drilling in concrete and masonry. • Drilling in wood. • Drilling in ceramics, plastics, fiberglass, and lami- nates. • Drilling in both hard and soft metals. • Using driving accessories, such as driving screws with screwdriver bits.
TO ADJUST DRILLING OR HAMMER See Figure 19. To adjust drill to drilling or hammer operation, rotate mode selector in the direction of arrows as shown in Figure 19. For your convenience a hammer symbol and drill bit symbol have been molded into the selector. WARNING: Your hammer drill has not been designed for reverse hammering.
CHUCK REMOVAL See Figures 20, 21, and22. 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. See Figure 13. • Insert a 5/16 inch or larger hex key wrench into the chuck of yo_Jrdrill and tighten the chuck jaws securely.
WARNING: When servicing use only identical Craftsman replacement parts. Use of any other parts 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.
Thefollowing recommended accessories a recurrently available atSearsRetail S tores. • 6-Pc.ExtraLengthMagnite PowerBitSet • 30-Pc. P owerScrewdriver/Nutdriver • 17-Pc. P owerScrewdriver/Nutdriver WARNING: The use of attachments or accessories not listed might be hazardous. WARNING: The operation of any power tool can result in foreign objects being thrown into your eyes, which can result in severe eye damage.
1/2 in. PROFESSIONAL The model number will be found on a plate attached to the motor housing. Always mention the model number in all correspondence regarding your CRAFTSMAN DRILL or when ordering repair parts. SEE BACK PAGE FOR PARTS Number...
In U.S.A. or Canada for in-home major brand repair service: Call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week 1-800-4-MY-HOME Para pedir servicio de reparacibn Au Canada pour tout le service ou les pieces - 1-800-469 4663 For the repair or replacement Call 6 a.m.