Wear personal protective equipment. See instructions
under the heading Personal protective equipment.
Never use the machine if you are tired, if you have drunk
alcohol, or if you are taking medication that could affect
your vision, your judgement or your co-ordination.
Prevent unintentional starting. Ensure the switch is in the
OFF-position before connecting to power source.
Carrying power tools with your ﬁnger on the switch or
energising power tools that have the switch on invites
Remove any adjusting key or wrench before turning the
power tool on. A wrench or a key left attached to a rotating
part of the power tool may result in personal injury.
Never allow anyone else to use the machine without ﬁrst
ensuring that they have understood the contents of the
Be careful as clothing, long hair, and jewellery can get
caught in moving parts.
Remain at a distance from the drill bit when the motor is
Make sure that no pipes or electrical cables are routed in
the area to be drilled.
Never leave the machine unsupervised with the motor
Always unplug the machine during longer work breaks.
Never work alone, always ensure there is another person
close at hand. Apart from being able to receive help to
assemble the machine, you can also get help if an
accident should occur.
Use and care
Never use a machine that is faulty. Carry out the checks,
maintenance and service instructions described in this
manual. Some maintenance and service measures must
be carried out by trained and qualiﬁed specialists. See
instructions under the heading Maintenance.
Inspection and/or maintenance should be carried out with
the motor switched off and the plug disconnected.
Do not use the power tool if the switch does not turn it on
and off. Any power tool that cannot be controlled with the
switch is dangerous and must be repaired.
Never use a machine that has been modiﬁed in any way
from its original speciﬁcation.
Do not overload the machine. Overloading can damage
Keep tools sharp and clean in order to enable safer work.
Keep all parts in good working order and ensure that all
ﬁxtures are properly tightened.
Transport and storage
Do not store or transport the drilling machine with the drill
bit ﬁtted in order to protect your drilling machine and drill
bits from damage.
Store the drilling machine in a lockable area so that it is
out of reach of children and unauthorised persons.
Store the drilling machine and stand in dry and frost free