Belt Sander 3” x 21” Model 90045 Set up and Operating inStructiOnS Visit our website at: http://www.harborfreight.com read this material before using this product. Failure to do so can result in serious injury. SaVe thiS Manual. © ® Copyright 2003 by Harbor Freight Tools .
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increased risk of electric shock if your finger on the switch or energizing power body is grounded. tools that have the switch on invites accidents. do not expose power tools to rain or wet conditions. Water entering remove any adjusting key or wrench a power tool will increase the risk of before turning the power tool on.
disconnect the plug from the Belt Sander Safety warnings power source before making any hold power tools by insulated adjustments, changing accessories, gripping surfaces when performing or storing power tools. Such an operation where the cutting tool preventive safety measures reduce may contact hidden wiring or its own the risk of starting the power tool cord.
Interrupter (GFCI) should also be cause temporary or permanent physical implemented – it prevents sustained injury, particularly to the hands, arms electrical shock. and shoulders. To reduce the risk of vibration-related injury: WARNING: Some dust created by power sanding, sawing, grinding, drilling, and Anyone using vibrating tools regularly other construction activities, contains or for an extended period should first...
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Protect the extension cords from sharp objects, excessive heat, and damp or wet areas. recOMMended MiniMuM wire gauge FOr extenSiOn cOrdS* (120/240 VOlt) extenSiOn cOrd naMeplate length aMpereS (at full load) 0 – 2.0 2.1 – 3.4 3.5 – 5.0 5.1 –...
SpeciFicatiOnS to remove/install a Sanding Belt: trigger Electrical Input 120 V~ / 60 Hz / 7.5 A (Rated) (66) Belt Speed 1,250 FPM (No Load) Sanding Belt (46) Belt Size 3” x 21” Accessories Dust Bag / 120 Grit Belt e194601 tenSiOn leVer OF Figure a...
off the Belt Sander. release the Trigger once. (See Figures a and B.) (See Figure B.) WARNING! Prior to using the Belt to attach the dust Bag: Sander (each time), make sure the Switch Lock mechanism is working properly. Release the Switch Lock mechanism before disconnecting the Belt Sander from its electrical outlet.
warning! when sanding a workpiece, always push and pull the Belt Sander over the workpiece with both hands firmly gripping the tool. Do not pass hands or fingers directly in front of, to the rear, or below the Sanding Belt (46). Firmly grip the Belt Sander with both hands.
Maintenance and CARBON BRUSH: To maintain peak efficiency of the Belt Sander’s Motor SerVicing it is recommended that every two to six months the Carbon Brush (27) be Procedures not specifically examined. explained in this manual must be performed only by a qualified BruSh technician.
troubleshooting problem possible causes likely Solutions Tool will not start. Cord not connected. Check that cord is plugged in. No power at outlet. Check power at outlet. If outlet is unpowered, turn off tool and check circuit breaker. If breaker is tripped, make sure circuit is right capacity for tool and circuit has no other loads.
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To take advantage of this warranty, liMited 1 Year / 90 daY the product or part must be returned to us warrantY with transportation charges prepaid. Proof of purchase date and an explanation of the Harbor Freight Tools Co. makes every complaint must accompany the merchandise.