Do not allow familiarity with tools to
make you careless. Remember that a careless
fraction of a second is sufficient to inflict serious
Always wear safety goggles or safety
glasses with side shields when operating tools.
Failure to do so could result in objects being thrown
into your eyes, resulting in possible serious injury.
Do not use any attachments
sories not recommended
by the manufacturer of
this tool. The use of attachments
or accessories not
can result in serious personal injury.
You may use this tool for the purposes listed below:
 Driving long deck screws while building a deck
 Driving carriage bolts into deck posts
 Driving Tapcon screws into block walls and concrete
 Driving screws into metal studs
 Driving nuts and bolts using an impact socket
If at any point during the charging
process none of the LEDs are lit, remove the bat-
tery pack from the charger to avoid damaging the
product. DO NOT insert another battery. Return the
charger and battery to your nearest Sears or other
qualified service center for service or replacement.
BE ON TO INDICATE
 Red LED on = Fast charging mode.
 Green LED on = Fully charged and in maintenance
 Green LED on = When battery pack is inserted into
charger, indicates hot battery pack or that battery pack
is out of normal temperature
 Yellow and Green LEDs on = Deeply discharged or
defective battery pack.
 No LED on = Defective charger or battery pack.
The battery pack for this tool has been shipped
in a low
charge condition to prevent possible problems. Therefore,
you should charge it until the green LED on the front of the
charger comes on.
NOTE: Batteries will not reach full charge the first time they
are charged. Allow several cycles (operation followed by
recharging) for them to become fully charged.
If battery pack is below normal temperature range, the green
LED on charger will come on. Allow battery pack to reach
normal temperature, then the red LED will come on.
NOTE: If the charger does not charge the battery pack under
normal circumstances, return both the battery pack and char-
ger to your nearest Sears or other qualified service center for
 Charge the battery pack only with the charger provided.
 Make sure the power supply is normal household
voltage, 120 vo(ts, 60 Hz, AC only.
 Connect the charger to the power supply.
 Place the battery pack in the charger aligning raised rib
on the battery pack with the groove in the charger. See
 Press down on the battery pack to be sure contacts on
the battery pack engage properly with contacts in the
 Normally the red LED on charger will come on. This
indicates the charger is in fast charging mode.
 Red LED should remain on for approximately
then the green LED will come on. Green LED on
indicates battery pack is fully charged and charger is
in maintenance charge mode.
NOTE: The green LED will remain on until the battery
pack is removed from the charger or charger is
from the power supply.
 If both yellow and green LEDs come on, this indicates
a deeply discharged or defective battery pack. Allow
the battery pack to remain in the charger for 15 to 30
minutes. When the battery pack reaches normal
voltage range, the red LED should come on. If the red
LED does not come on after 30 minutes, this may
indicate a defective battery pack that should be