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Craftsman 183.17253 Owner's Manual

Craftsman 183.17253 Owner's Manual

All-in-one cutting tool


Owner's Manual
Model No.
Always have one hand firmly
placed on the tool body
while operating_ Never
operate the tool by holding
only the tool handle.
using this Cutting
Tool, read this manual
all its Safety
and Operating
• . Safety Instructions
• Accessories
• Assembly
• Operation
• Maintenance
• Parts List
• Espanol
Sears, Roebuck and Co., Hoffman Estates, IL 60179 USA
Part, No, 183172530001
Rev. 0 t2/25/02
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  • Page 1 Owner's Manual CRAFTSMAN+ ALL-IN-ONE CUTTING TOOL Model No. 183.172530 Important Safety Notice IA WARNING I Always have one hand firmly placed on the tool body while operating_ Never operate the tool by holding only the tool handle. CAUTION: Before using this Cutting...
  • Page 2 SECTION Warranty ... Product Specifications ... Power Tool Safety ... Cuffing Too_Safety ... Electrical Requirements & Safety ... Accessories ... FULL ONE YEAR WARRANTY If this Cuffing Tool fails due to a defect in material or workmanship within one year of date of purchase, Sears will at its optionrepair or replace it free of charge.
  • Page 3 WARNING] Before using your cutting tool, it is critical that you read and understand Failure to follow these rules could result in serious Good safety practices are a combination of common sense, staying alert and understanding how to use your power tool.
  • Page 4 IA WARNING) For your safety, do not plug in your cutting tool or try to use any accessory until it is completely assembled and installed according to these instructions, and until you have read and understood this Owner's Manual. Failure to follow these safety rules will result in risk of serious Injury.
  • Page 5 Ie]|J =_lil= II_l-_|l W±lil[o]_ This cutting tool is double insulated to protect you from electrical shock. IA WAJ NING Double insulated tools are equipped with a polarized plug (one blade is wider than the other). This plug will fit into a polarized outlet only one way.
  • Page 6 AVAILABLE ACCESSORIES IA WARNINGI Use only accessories recommended for this cutting tool. Follow instructions that accompany accessories. Use of improper accessories may cause injury to the operator or damage to the cutting tool. Visit your Sears Hardware Department or see the Sears Power andHand Tool Catalog for an assortment of accessories recommended...
  • Page 7 Cutting Tool Box Accessory...
  • Page 8 Rate...
  • Page 9 WARNING] Remove the plug from the power source before assembly, changing accessories or cutters and making adjustments. This safety action will help prevent accidental starting of the tool which could result in serious injury. OH I OFF & SPEED CONTROL SWITCHES This cutting tool is equipped with a sliding ON / OFF switch (1) located on the side of the tool and a speed control switch (2) located on top of the tool (see Fig.
  • Page 10 CHANGING COLLET INSERT cutting bits for this tool are locked into place with a collar nut (1) and coJlet (see Fig. 3). The tool is assembled at the factory with NO coilet installed. Both the l/a" and ¼" coilets can be found in the carrying case front lid storage compartment.
  • Page 11 ,_k WARNING Have you read "pOWER TOOL SAFETY", "CUI-rING TOOL SAFETY" and "ELECTRICAL SAFETY" on pages 3, 4 and 5 of this Manual? If not, please do it now before you operate this cutting tool. Your safety depends on ttl Every time you use the cutting tool you should verify the following: Cutting tool cord is not damaged.
  • Page 12 CUTTING OUTLET OPENINGS IN DRYWALL IAOANGER I Do not attempt to use this tool to make cut-outs around any fixture or opening which has live electrical wires or on any wall which may have electrical wiring behind iL If a live wire is contacted, the bit could conduct the electric current to the tool, creating an electrocution hazard for the operator.
  • Page 13 For your own safety, turn the switch OFF and remove the plug from the power source before maintaining your cutting tool. When servicing, use only identical Craftsman ports. Use of any other part may create a hazard or cause product damage,...
  • Page 14 Main Unit...
  • Page 15 IA w ,J.6 I When servicing use only CRAFTSMAN replacement damage to your Cutting Tool. Any attempt to repair or replace electrical parts on this Cutting Tool may create a hazard unless repair is performed by s qualified technician, Repair service is available by contacting your nearest Sears Service Center.
  • Page 16 Freehand Soleplate Key# part# 02AF-000041-10 Fodng shaft 02AF-000076-00 Releaselock pin Screw 02AS-000287-00 2213-MA0010-00 Freecutmetalround guide Lock 22t3-PA0010-00 F_base 2213-PA0011-00 2213-PA0012-00 plasticguidebase 2213-PA0013-00 Adjus_nentGear 151" Sleeve 2213-PA0014-00 Screwlock F 2213-PA0015-00 Assembly 2°, Part Name...
  • Page 17 Handle Assembly Part# Part Name 02AF-000041-10 Fixingshaft 02AF-000076-00 Releaselock pin 02AH-000106-00 Compressive spdng 02AS-000148-00 Screw 02AS-000199-A0 Screw Screw 02AS-000287-00 02AS-000288-00 Screw 02AW-000067-00 Washer 2213-MA(X)13-00 S-roundguideholder 2213-PA0010-00 Lock 2213-PA0012-00 Ple._c guidebase 2213-PA0013-00 Ad.kastmeot Gear 15"1" 2213-PA0014-00 Sleeve Scow lock F 2213-P/_0015-00 2213-PA0016-00 Anx righthandle 2213-PA0017-00...
  • Page 18 For repair of major brand appliancesin your own home... no matter who made it, no matter who sold it! 1-800-4-MY-HOME (1-300-469-4663) WWW.sears.collt For repair of curry-inproductslike vacuums, lawn equipment, and electronics,call for the locationof your nearest Sears Parts and Repair Center. 1-800-488-1222 www.sean;.com For the replacement parts, accessoriesand owner's manuals...

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