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Hardware Contents; Tools Required; Assembly - Craftsman Weedwacker 358.798090 Operator's Manual

3.7/4.0 amp motor semi-automatic head electric weedwacker

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HARDWARE CONTENTS
LOOSE PARTS IN CARTON NOT SHOWN ACTUAL SiZE
O3erator's Manual
(1)
REMOVE WEEDWACKER FROM
CARTON.
Remove loose parts included
with Weed-
wacker.
Remove all packing material.
Check
carton
thoroughly
for additional
loose parts.
TOOLS REQUIRED
None
ASSEMBLY
i
NOTE: Do not remove the tape secured to the line limiter.
The tape will quickly wear off during trimmer use.
EXTENSION
CORD ATTACHMENT
(Fig. 1 & 2)
Use only a 120 A.C. voltage supply as shown on the
nameplate of the unit to power your unit.
The extension cord used to reach the power source
must be:
A polarized
Extension Cord. (One blade is wider
than the other.)
• ' Specifically
marked as suitable for outdoor
use.
The cord must be marked with the suffix "W-A."(in
Canada
"W").
Heavy enough to carry the current from the power
source the full length of the extension cord to the
unit. Otherwise, loss of power and overheating can
occur causing damage to the unit. Refer to Figure
1 for minimum wire gauge recommendations,
The
cord must be marked with the proper wire gauge.
°
In good condition.
Cord insulation must be intact
with no cracks or deterioration.
Plug connectors
must be undamaged.
Extension cords are available for this unit.
Secure the cord by connecting
the the unit as illus-
trated in figure 2.
Insert the cord socket into the recessed plug on the
unit..
To reduce
the risk of electric
shock, this unit has a
polarized plug (one blade is wider than the other). This
plug will fit in a polarized extension cord on!y one way. If
the plug does not fit fully into the extension cord; reverse
the cord.
If it still does not fit, make sure you have a
polarized extension cord. If the extension cord does not
fit into the outlet, reverse the cord. If it stiltdoes not fit into
the outlet, contact
a qualified electrician
to install the
proper outlet. Do not change the plug or socket of the
unit or extension cord in any way.
MINIMUM
WIRE GAUGE
RECOMMENDATIONS
VOLTS
J 25-50FT.
t
50,100FT.
J 100-150FT.
120
16
16
14
A.W.G.*
A.W.G.*
A.W.G.*
*American Wire Gauge
Figure 1
Figure 2
CHECK
LIST
Check all fasteners. Make sure they are tight and
there are no loose parts.
Check the position of the assist handle and trigger
handle for operating
comfort.
Make sure your extension
cord is marked with a
suffix of "W-A". (In Canada
"W").
Make sure the semi-automatic
head is properly as-
sembled and securely fastened.

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