Model No. 172.10721 CAUTION: Read, understand and follow all Safety Rules and Operating Instructions in this manual before using this product. Sears, Roebuck and Co., Hoffman Estates, IL 60179 U.S.A. Visit our Craftsman website: ® www.sears.com /craftsman • WARRANTY • SAFETY •...
Accessories...Page ONE YEAR FULL WARRANTY ON CRAFTSMAN If this Craftsman tool fails due to a defect in material or workmanship within one year from the date of purchase, RETURN IT TO THE NEAREST SEARS STORE OR OTHER CRAFTSMAN OUTLET IN THE UNITED STATES FOR FREE REPLACEMENT.
SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS WARNING: BE SURE to read and understand all instructions in this manual before using this power tool. Failure to follow all instructions may result in electric shock, fire and / or serious personal injury. WORK AREA SAFETY 1. Keep your work area clean and well lit. Cluttered and dark areas invite accidents. 2.
SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS cont. ELECTRICAL SAFETY cont. 4. AVOID body contact with grounded surfaces, such as pipes, radiators, ranges and refrigerators. There is an increased risk of electric shock if your body is grounded. 5. DO NOT expose power tools to rain or wet conditions or use power tools in wet or damp locations.
SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS cont. SAFETY RULES FOR BUFFER / POLISHERS cont. 6. To avoid splashing wax, ALWAYS start and stop the buffer / polisher on or against the surface to be polished. 7. After plugging in extension cord, loop extension cord over tool’s stub length plug. Then wrap hook and loop strip around extension cord to secure it in place.
4. If any of the parts are damaged or missing (refer to PARTS LIST below), return the buffer / polisher to your nearest Sears store or Craftsman outlet to have the tool replaced.
DESCRIPTION cont. KNOW YOUR BUFFER / POLISHER cont. Perimeter Non-marring Flat Top Cap On/Off Handle System Slide Switch Hook and Loop Strip Foam Pad Base PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS Pad Diameter 7-in. Motor OPM 3800 Rating 120 volts, 60 Hz AC Amps OPERATION Before attempting to use your tool, familiarize yourself with all of the operating features and safety requirements.
OPERATION cont. RUNNING YOUR BUFFER / POLISHER AND WAXING VEHICLE 1. After plugging tool into extension cord, loop Fig. 6 extension cord over tool’s stub length plug. Then wrap hook and loop strip around extension cord to secure it in place. 2.
/ polisher accessories designed for all your buffing and polishing applications. Look for these Craftsman accessories. They are specially designed to make your 7-in. Buffer / Polisher more efficient to use. Wax Applicator Bonnets for applying waxes and polishes.