Personal protective eqipment
Incorrect or careless use of this machine can turn
it into a dangerous tool that can cause serious or
even fatal injury. It is extremely important that you
read and understand this manual.
When using the machine you must wear
protective equipment that is approved by the
appropriate authorities. Personal protective
equipment does not eliminate the risk of
accidents, however it can reduce the effects of an
injury in the event of an accident. Ask your dealer
for help when choosing protective equipment.
Gloves should be worn when
necessary, e.g., when
inspecting, cleaning or
assembling cutting equip-
Ear protection offering
sufficient dampening effect
should be used.
Use anti-slip and stable
FIRST AID KIT
A first aid kit should be close
The machine's protective equipment
This section describes the machine's safety equipment, its
function and how checks and maintenance are carried out to
ensure that it operates correctly. (See the chapter "What is
what" to locate where this equipment is positioned on your
Never use a machine with defective safety
equipment. Follow the control,
maintenance and service instructions
described in this section.
1. Throttle trigger lock
The throttle trigger lock is
designed to prevent the
throttle from accidentally
being engaged. The trigger
(A) can only be pressed in, if
the lock (B) is held in (= the
operator holding the
handle). When the grip on
the handle is released the
throttle and the throttle
trigger lock return to their
original positions. This
takes place via two indepen-
dent return spring systems.
This means that the throttle
is automatically locked in
the idling position.
2. Stop switch
The stop switch (C) should
be used to stop the engine.