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Craftsman 152.241180 Owner's Manual

8-in. wheel 215 horsepower (maximum developed) 114 horsepower (continuous duty) 3450 r.p.m. (no load speed) 8-in. bench grinder


Owner's Manual
215 Horsepower (maximum developed)
114 Horsepower (continuous duty)
(no load
and follow all of the Safety
this Bench
Customer Helpline
Please have your Model No.
and Serial No. available.
Sears, Roebuck and Co., Hoffman
Estates, IL 60179 U.S.A.
Part No. OR91301
EspaSol pg. 17
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  • Page 1 Owner's Manual CRItFTSMAN ° 8-in. Wheel 215 Horsepower (maximum developed) 114 Horsepower (continuous duty) 3450 R.P.M. (no load speed) 8-in. BENCH GRINDER Model 152.241180 C_US Customer Helpline CAUTION: 1-800-897-7709 FOR YOUR OWN SAFETY; Read Please have your Model No. and follow all of the Safety and Serial No.
  • Page 2 If this product fails due to a defect in material or workmanship within one year from the date of purchase, RETURN IT TO THE NEAREST SEARS STORE OR CRAFTSMAN OUTLET, and it will be replaced, free of charge. This warranty gives you specific legal rights, and you may also have other rights, which vary, from state to state.
  • Page 3: General Safety Instructions

    ALWAYS WEAR EYE PROTECTION. Any power tool GENERAL SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS can throw debris into the eyes during oper-ations, Operating a Bench Grinder can be dangerous if safety which could cause severe and permanent eye dam- and common sense are ignored. The operator must be age.
  • Page 4: Guidelines For Extension Cords

    EACH ANDEVERY TIME, C HECK FORDAMAGED and overheating. USE ONLY A 3-WIRE EXTEN- PARTSPRIORTO USINGTHE TOOL.Carefully SION CORD THAT HAS A 3-PRONG GROUND- checkall guardsto seethatthey operate properly, ING PLUG AND A 3-POLE RECEPTACLE THAT are not damaged, andperform theirintended func- ACCEPTS THE TOOL'S PLUG.
  • Page 5: Specific Safety Instructions For Bench Grinders

    ALWAYS USE THE EYE SHIELDS AND WHEEL Fig. B GUARDS provided with the grinder. grounding REPLACE A CRACKED OR DAMAGED GRIND- ING WHEEL IMMEDIATELY. A damaged wheel can discharge debris at a high velocity towards the grounding conductor operator. Carefully handle the grinding wheels since they are abrasive.
  • Page 6: Available Accessories

    AVAILABLE ACCESSORIES Sears may recommend other accessories not listed in this manual. Visit your Sears Hardware Department or see the Sears See your nearest Sears Hardware Department or Sears Power and Hand Tool Catalog for the following accessories. Power and Hand Tool Catalog for other accessories. ITEM STOCK NUMBER Do not use any accessory unless you have completely...
  • Page 7 11. A) 8" GRINDING WHEEL 60 GRIT - Used to 1. WHEEL GUARD - Covers the grinding wheels and remove light material from workpiece. protects against accidental contactl 2. WHEEL COVER - Covers the grinding wheels and 11. B) 8" GRINDING WHEEL 36 GRIT- Used to provides access for routine maintenance.
  • Page 8: Spark Arrestors

    A 12mm x 10mm openendwrench is provided for Fig. E mounting t heToolRestAssemblies andtheSpark Arrestor A ssemblies. Aphilipsscrewdriver is not provided tomount t heWheel D resser S upport. DO NOT assemble the Bench Grinder until you are sure the tool IS NOT plugged in, DO NOT assemble the Bench Grinder until you are sure the power switch is in the "OFF"...
  • Page 9: Eye Shields

    WHEEL DRESSER (Fig. H) EYE SHIELDS (Fig. G) Remove the Wheel Dresser, the plastic Support, and Remove both Eye Shield Assemblies from the plastic the two #10-24 x 3/8" screws from the plastic bag. bags and check to see that you have the following. Eyeshield (qty.
  • Page 10: Permanent Mounting

    WORK LIGHT (Fig. J) PERMANENT MOUNTING (Fig. K) The Bench Grinder is provided with a Flexible Work You should firmly attach the Bench Grinder to a solid Light to assist in visibility of the workpiece. work surface, hardware not included. Fig.
  • Page 11 Fig. L The Bench Grinder is designed for hand held grinding, sharpening, and cleaning operations. To avoid serious injury, never grind on the sides ALWAYS WEAR EYE PROTECTION! Hot sparks are of the grinding wheels. produced during grinding operations. After completing the grinding operations, turn "OFF" The Power Switch must be in the "OFF"...
  • Page 12 USING THE WHEEL DRESSER CHANGING THE GRINDING WHEEL (Fig. M) (Fig. N) Fig. M Fig. N Due to normal wear, both wheels will need to be replaced occasionally. See Figure N. Turn the power switch "OFF" and unplug the power The Wheel Dresser is to be used on the grinding cord from its power source wheels.
  • Page 13 CAUTION: REPLACE the abrasive wheels if there is any damage at all. FAILURE to replace a damaged Turnthe power switch "OFF" andunplug thepower wheel can cause serious injury to the operator. cordfromitspower source priortoanymaintenance. CAUTION: DO NOT USE FLAMMABLE MATERIALS LUBRICATION to clean the Bench Grinder.
  • Page 14 8-IN. BENCH GRINDER PARTS LIST MODEL NO.152.241180 When servicing, use only CRAFTSMAN replacement parts. Use of any other parts may create a HAZARD or cause product damage. Any attempt to repair or replace electrical parts on this Bench Grinder may create a HAZARD unless repair is done by a qualified service technician.
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