BE SURE to read and understand
all instructions in this
manual before using this drill/driver.
Failure to follow all instructions may result
shock, fire and/or serious
WORK AREA SAFETY
1. Keep your work area clean and well lit. Cluttered workbenches
and dark areas
2. DO NOT operate power tools in explosive atmospheres,
such as in the presence
gases, or dust. Power tools create sparks which may ignite
the dust or fumes.
3. Keep bystanders,
children and visitors
away while operating
a power tool.
Distractions can cause you to lose control.
4. Make your workshop
with padlocks and master switches. Lock tools
away when not in use.
5. MAKE SURE the work area has ample lighting so you can see the work and that
there are no obstructions that will interfere with safe operation BEFORE using your
cordless drill / driver.
1. KNOW your cordless
Read the operator's manual carefully. Learn the tool's
applications and limitations, as well as the specific potential hazards related to this tool.
2. STAY ALERT, watch what you are doing and use common sense when operating
a power tool.
3. DO NOT use power tools while tired or under the influence of drugs, alcohol or
medication. A moment of inattention while operating power tools may result in
serious personal injury.
4. DRESS properly.
DO NOT wear loose clothing or jewelry. Pull back long hair. Keep
your hair, clothing, and gloves away from moving parts. Loose clothing, or long hair
can be caught in moving parts. Air vents often cover moving parts and should
also be avoided.
5. AVOID accidental starting. Be sure trigger switch is in the "Locked OFF" position
before inserting battery pack. DO NOT carry tools with your finger on the trigger switch.
Carrying tools with your finger on the trigger switch or inserting the battery pack in tools
that have the switch in the "FORWARD" OR "REVERSE" position invites accidents.
6. Do not overreach.
Keep proper footing
and balance at all times.
and balance enables better control of the tool in unexpected situations.
7. ALWAYS SECURE YOUR WORK. Use clamps or a vise to hold work when practical.
It is safer than using your hand and frees both hands to operate tool.
8. DO NOT USE ON A LADDER or unstable
Stable footing on a solid surface
enables better control of the tool in unexpected situations.
TOOL USE AND CARE SAFETY
i /!k WARNING:
BE SURE to read and understand
all instructions before
Failure to follow all instructions listed below may result
in electric shock, fire and/or serious personal injury.
1. ALWAYS use clamps or other practical ways 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.
2. DO NOT force the tool. Use the correct tool and accessory
bit for your application.
The correct tool and bit will do the job better and safer at the rate for which it is designed.
3. DO NOT use the tool if trigger switch does not turn it "On" or "Off". Any tool that
cannot be controlled with the trigger switch is dangerous and must be repaired.
4. REMOVE the battery
pack from the drill/driver
or place the forward/reverse
switch with power lock-off in the "Lock Off" position
safety measures reduce the risk of starting the tool accidentally.
5. STORE idle tools out of the reach of children
and other untrained
Tools are dangerous in the hands of untrained users.
6. ALWAYS remove battery pack and store separately
is not being used.
7. When battery
pack is not in use, keep it away from other metal objects
paper clips, coins, keys, nails, screws, or other small metal objects
make a connection
from one terminal
to the other. Shorting the battery terminals
together may cause burns to skin, sparks or a fire.
8. MAiNTAiN tools with care. Keep cutting
tools such as twist drill bits sharp and
clean. Properly maintained tools with sharp cutting edges are less likely to bind and are
easier to use and control.
9. CHECK for misalignment
of moving parts, breakage of parts, and any
other condition that may affect the tool's operation. If damaged, have the tool serviced
before using. Many accidents are caused by poorly maintained tools.
10. USE ONLY accessories
that are recommended
for this tool. Accessories that may
be suitable for one tool may become hazardous when used on another tool.
See page 25 for accessories.
11. Keep the tool and its handle dry, clean and free from oil and grease, Always use
a clean cloth when cleaning.
Never use brake fluids, gasoline,
or any strong solvents
to clean your tool, Following this rule will reduce
the risk of loss of control and deterioration of the plastic enclosure of the drill / driver.