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Makita 3707F Instruction Manual

Trimmer 1/4”
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For your personal safety, READ and UNDERSTAND before using.
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  • Page 1 Trimmer 1/4” MODEL 3707F 001980 DOUBLE INSULATION I N S T R U C T I O N M A N U A L WARNING: For your personal safety, READ and UNDERSTAND before using. SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS FOR FUTURE REFERENCE.
  • Page 2: Specifications

    SPECIFICATIONS Model 3707F Collet chuck capacity 1/4” No load speed (RPM) 35,000/min. Overall length 204 mm (8”) Net weight 1.2 kg (2.6 lbs) • Manufacturer reserves the right to change specifications without notice. • Specifications may differ from country to country.
  • Page 3: Personal Safety

    5. Avoid body contact with grounded sur- 14. Use safety equipment. Always wear eye faces such as pipes, radiators, ranges and protection. Dust mask, non-skid safety refrigerators. There is an increased risk of shoes, hard hat, or hearing protection must electric shock if your body is grounded.
  • Page 4: Specific Safety Rules

    SERVICE 24. When servicing a tool, use only identical replacement parts. Follow instructions in 23. Tool service must be performed only by the Maintenance section of this manual. qualified repair personnel. Service or main- Use of unauthorized parts or failure to follow tenance performed by unqualified personnel Maintenance instructions may create a risk of could result in a risk of injury.
  • Page 5 9. Before using the tool on an actual work- 14. Always lead the power supply cord away piece, let it run for a while. Watch for from the tool towards the rear. vibration or wobbling that could indicate 15. Do not smear the tool base carelessly with improperly installed bit.
  • Page 6: Functional Description

    FUNCTIONAL CAUTION: DESCRIPTION • Always be sure that the tool is switched off and unplugged before adjusting or checking function on the tool. Adjusting bit protrusion 001981 To adjust the bit protrusion, loosen the lever and move the tool base up or down as desired by turning the adjusting roller.
  • Page 7: Operation

    Installing or removing trimmer bit 001983 CAUTION: • Do not tighten the collet nut without inserting a bit, or the collet cone will break. • Use only the wrenches provided with the tool. Insert the bit all the way into the collet cone and tighten the 1.
  • Page 8 • When using the trimmer shoe, the straight guide or the 001985 trimmer guide, be sure to keep it on the right side in the feed direction. This will help to keep it flush with the side of the workpiece. CAUTION: •...
  • Page 9 Straight guide (optional accessory) 001989 The straight guide is effectively used for straight cuts when chamfering or grooving. Attach the guide plate to the straight guide with the bolt, the 001990 wave washer, the flat washer and the wing nut. 1.
  • Page 10 Circular work Circular work may be accomplished if you assemble the straight guide and guide plate as shown in the figure. Min. and max. radius of circles to be cut (distance between the center of circle and the center of bit) are as follows: Min.: 70 mm (2-3/4”) Max.: 221 mm (8-11/16”) For cutting circles between 70 mm (2-3/4”) and...
  • Page 11 Align the center hole in the straight guide with the center of 001995 the circle to be cut. Drive a nail less than 6 mm (1/4”) in diameter into the center hole to secure the straight guide. Pivot the tool around the nail in clockwise direction. 1.
  • Page 12: Maintenance

    CAUTION: • These accessories or attachments are recommended for use with your Makita tool specified in this manual. The use of any other accessories or attachments might present a risk of injury to persons. Only use accessory or attachment for its stated purpose.
  • Page 13 First-Class Postage Required Post Office will not deliver without proper postage. Makita U.S.A., Inc. 14930 Northam Street La Mirada, CA 90638-5753 Fold...
  • Page 14 Design Repair Service Industrial Maintenance Features Durability Home Maintenance Size Power Hobby Price Other ( Other ( Makita Brand 5. Any comments: DATE PURCHASED MODEL NO. MONTH YEAR SERIAL NO. STATUS INTL. LAST NAME / COMPANY NAME Married Single STREET ADRESS...
  • Page 15: Factory Service Centers

    Date Purchased When you need service: Send complete tool (prepaid) to one Dealer’s Name & Address of the Makita Factory Service Centers listed, or to an Authorized Makita Service Center. Be sure to attach a letter to the outside of Model No.
  • Page 16: Warranty Policy

    MAKITA LIMITED ONE YEAR WARRANTY Warranty Policy Every Makita tool is thoroughly inspected and tested before leaving the factory. It is warranted to be free of defects from workmanship and materials for the period of ONE YEAR from the date of original purchase.