KNOW YOUR CIRCULAR
See Figure 1.
Before attempting to use any tool, familiarize yourself
with all operating features and safety requirements.
Features include easily operated bevel cut and depth
of cut adjustment mechanisms;
positive 0 ° bevel stop;
length of cut scale; directed air flow for keeping line of
cut clear; and blade wrench storage.
To turn your saw ON, depress the switch trigger.
Release switch trigger to turn your saw OFF.
(Use only for the purpose listed below)
Cutting all types of wood products (lumber,
Your circular saw has a precision built electric motor. It
should be connected to a power supply that is 120
volts, 60 Hz, AC only (normal household
Do not operate this tool on direct current (DC). A
substantial voltage drop will cause a loss of power and
the motor will overheat. If your saw does not operate
when plugged into'an outlet, double-check the power
Do not allow familiarity with your saw to make you careless. Remember that a careless fraction
of a second is sufficient to inflict severe injury.