Craftsman Consumer Helpline: 1-800-932-3188 Sears, Roebuck and Co., 3333 Beverly Rd., Hoffman Estates, IL 60179 USA Visit the Craftsman web page: www.sears.com/craftsman 987000-147 Save this manual for future reference 06-27-07 (REV:01)
SEARS STORE OR OTHER CRAFTSMAN OUTLET iN THE UNITED STATES FOR FREE REPLACEMENT. If this Craftsman tool is used for commercial or rental purposes, this warranty applies for only 90 days from the date of purchase. This warranty gives you specific legal rights, and you may also have other rights which vary from state to state.
iMPORTANT SAFETY iNSTRUCTiONS PRODUCT USE AND CARE WARNING! READ AND UNDERSTAND ALL  Do not use product if switch does not turn it on or INSTRUCTIONS. Failure to follow all instructions off. A product that cannot be controlled with the switch is dangerous and must be repaired.
iMPORTANT SAFETY iNSTRUCTiONS  Know your product. Read operator's manual  Do not charge battery product in a damp or wet carefully. Learn its applications and limitations, as location. Following this rule will reduce the risk of electric shock. well as the specific potential hazards related to this product.
 An extension cord should not be used unless WARNING! READ AND UNDERSTAND ALL absolutely necessary. Use of improper extension INSTRUCTIONS. Failure to follow all instructions cord could result in a risk of fire and electric shock. If listed below, may result in electric shock, fire and/or extension cord must be used, make sure: serious personal injury.
Someof the following symbolsmaybe usedon this product.Please studythemandlearntheir meaning. P roper interpretation ofthesesymbols will allowyouto operate theproductbetterandsafer. SYMBOL NAME DESIGNATION/EXPLANATION Volts Voltage Current Amperes Hertz Frequency (cycles per second) Watt Power Minutes Time Alternating Current Type of current Direct Current Type or a characteristic of current No Load Speed...
If you do not understand the warnings and your nearest SEARS PARTS AND REPAIR SERVICE instructions in the operator's manual, do not use this CENTER for repair. When servicing, use only identical product. Call the Craftsman Consumer Helpline at replacement parts. 1-800-932-3188 for assistance.
PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS Radio Voltage ..........19.2 Volt DC Weather Band ......All 7 Weather Frequencies used by the National Weather Service FM Tuner ..........87.5 - 108.0 MHz Charger Input ........120 V, 60 Hz, AC only AM Tuner ............ 520- 1710 KHz Charge Rate .............
UNPACKING WARNING: If any parts are damaged or missing This product has been shipped completely assembled. do not operate this product until the parts are re-  Carefully remove the product and any accessories from placed. Failure to heed this warning could result in the box.
NOTE: I fthe charger d oesnotcharge thebatterypack BATTERY PACK SHOWNIN CHARGER undernormal c ircumstances, returnboththe battery pack andcharger t o yournearest S ears or otherqualified ser- vicecenter f orelectrical check. m Charge thebattery packonlywiththecharger p rovided.  Makesurethe power supplyis normal h ousehold CHARGER voltage, 1 20 volts, 60 Hz, AC only.
TO INSTALL BATTERY PACK TURNING THE RADIO ON/OFF See Figure 4. See Figure 3. To turn ON: turn the ON/OFF/VOLUME knob clockwise. • Place the battery pack on the radio. To turn OFF: turn the ON/OFF/VOLUME knob counter- • Make sure the latches on each side of the battery pack snap into place and the battery pack is secured on the clockwise to the OFF position.
DiGiTAL DISPLAY CHANGING CHANNELS See Figure 5. See Figures 4 - 6. The digital display on the front of the radio illuminates To change radio channels manually in AM or FM setting, when the radio is switched ON, displaying the radio mode use the tune button to seek manually or with the seek feature.
NOTE: Theseekfeature doesnotworkinWeather AUXiLiARY MODE Bandmode. See Figure 7. To use the antenna: The portable radio can be used as an amplifier for MP3  Raise or lower radio antenna until radio channel can be players, CD players, and other music devices. heard clearly.
REPLACINGTHEANTENNA RADIO HOUSING ANTENNA See Figure 8. If the radio should need a replacement antenna for any reason, the attached antenna can easily be removed and replaced.  Insert a phillips head screwdriver into the antenna screw slot. ANTENNA  Turn the antenna screw counterclockwise to remove.
MAINTENANCE WARNING: When servicing, use only identical Avoid using solvents when cleaning plastic parts. Most Craftsman replacement parts. Use of any other part plastics are susceptible to damage from various types of may create a hazard or cause product damage.
CRAFTSMAN RADIO - MODEL NUMBER 315.101260 The model number will be found on a plate attached to the motor housing. Always mention the model number in all correspondence regarding your RADIO or when ordering repair parts, SEE BACK PAGE FOR PARTS...