Craftsman 315.101280 Owner's Manual
Craftsman 315.101280 Owner's Manual

Craftsman 315.101280 Owner's Manual

1/2 inch drill variable speed adjustable- reversible double insulated


Read and follow
ALL safety rules
and instructions
before operating
this equipment.
1/2 Inch Drill
Variable Speed
You for Buying
Rules for Safe Operation
Repair Parts
Sold by SEARS, ROEBUCK AND CO., Hoffman Estates,
IL 60179 U.S.A.
Printed In U.S.A.


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Summary of Contents for Craftsman 315.101280

  • Page 1 OWNER'S MANUAL MODEL_NO. 315.101280 CRAFTSMAN° CAUTION: Read and follow 1/2 Inch Drill ALL safety rules and instructions Variable Speed before operating this equipment. Adjustable- Reversible DOUBLE INSULATED Rules for Safe Operation Warranty Thank You for Buying ® Operation Craftsman Drill...
  • Page 2: Rules For Safe Operation

    RULES FOR SAFE OPERATION DOUBLE INSULATION is a concept in safety, in electric IMPORTANT - Servicing of a tool with double insulation power tools, which eliminates the need for the usual three requires extreme care and knowledge of the system and wire grounded power cord and grounded supply system.
  • Page 3 Outdoor approved cords WHEN SERVICING ONLY IDENTICAL marked with the suffix W-A, for example - SJFW-A CRAFTSMAN REPLACEMENT PARTS. or SJOW-A. POLARIZED PLUGS. To reduce the risk of electric KEEP BITS CLEAN SHARP. Sharp...
  • Page 4: Specifications

    If this Craftsman Drill fails to give complete satisfaction within one year from the date of purchase, RETURN IT TO THE NEAREST SEARS STORE IN THE UNITED STATES, and Sears will repair it, free of charge. If this Craftsman Drill is used for commercial or rental purposes, this warranty applies for only 90 days from the date of purchase.
  • Page 5: Operation

    OPERATION KNOW YOUR ELECTRIC DRILL Before attempting to use your drill, familiarize yourself with all operating features and safety requirements. See Figure 1. ELECTRICAL CONNECTION Your drill has a precision built electric motor. It should be connected to a power supply that is 120 volts, 60 Hz, AC only (normal household current).
  • Page 6 OPERATION SWITCH See Figure 2. To turn your drill ON, depress switch trigger. Release switch trigger to turn your drill OFF. LOCK-ON B u'n'ON See Figure2. Your drill is equipped with a "lock-on" feature, which is convenient when continuous drilling for extended periods of time is required.
  • Page 7: Installing Auxiliary Handle

    OPERATION VARIABLE SPEED VARIABLE SPEED See Figure 5. CONTROLSELECTOR Your drill has a variable speed control selector designed to allow operator control and adjustment of speed and torque limits. The speed and torque of your drill can be increased or decreased by rotating the variable speed control selector in the direction of the arrows shown in figure 5.
  • Page 8 OPERATION TO INSTALL BITS See Figure 7. UNPLUG YOUR DRILL. Open or close the chuck jaws to a point where the opening is slightly larger than the drill bit you intend to use. Also, raise the front of your drill slightly to keep the drill bits from falling out of the chuck jaws.
  • Page 9 OPERATION CHUCK When drilling hard, smooth surfaces use a center punch to mark the desired hole location. This will prevent the drill bit from slipping off center as the hole is started. When drilling metals, use a light oil on the drill bit to keep it CHUC from overheating.
  • Page 10: Maintenance

    MAINTENANCE GENERAL Only the parts shown on parts list, page 13, are intended to be It has been found that electric tools are subject to accelerated repaired or replaced by the customer. All other parts represent wear and possible premature failure when they are used on an important part of the double insulation system and should fiberglass boats,...
  • Page 11 NOTES Page 11...
  • Page 12 CRAFTSMAN 1/2 INCH DRILL - MODEL NUMBER 315.101280 -_-12 21 19 20 SEE NOTE "A", Page 13...
  • Page 13: Parts List

    CRAFTSMAN 1/2 INCH DRILL -- MODEL NUMBER 315.101280 The model number will be found on a plate attached to the motor housing, Always mention the model number of your DRILL when requesting service or ordering repair parts, PARTS LIST Part...
  • Page 14 Get it fixed, at For repair of major brand appliances in your own home... no matter who made it, no matter who sold it! 1-800-4-MY-HOME sM Anytime, day or night (1°800-469-4663) www.sears,com To bring tn products such as vacuums, lawn equipment and electronics for repair, call for the location of your nearest Sears...

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