ENGLISH (Original instructions) SPECIFICATIONS Model BBC231U / BC231UD Type of handle Bike handle High 0 - 7,300 min No load speed 0 - 5,300 min Overall length 1,880 mm Cutting blade diameter 230 mm Net weight 7.1 kg Rated voltage D.C.
EC Declaration of Conformity END008-3 Makita Corporation responsible Symbols manufacturer declare that the following Makita The following show the symbols used for the equipment. machine(s): Be sure that you understand their meaning before use. Designation of Machine: ･ Take particular care and attention.
The technical documentation is kept by our authorised Do not lend the tool to a person with insufficient representative in Europe who is: experience or knowledge regarding handling of Makita International Europe Ltd. brushcutters and string trimmers. Michigan Drive, Tongwell, When lending the tool, always attach this Milton Keynes, Bucks MK15 8JD, England instruction manual.
WARNING: Use of this product can create Never attempt to switch on the tool if it is dust containing chemicals which may cause damaged or not fully assembled. Otherwise respiratory or other illnesses. Some examples of serious injury may result. these chemicals are compounds...
remove the battery cartridge and inspect the the operator is well trained and experienced cutting attachment. and does it at his/her own risk. 13. Check the cutting attachment frequently during − Never use cutting blades close to solids, operation for cracks or damages. Before the such as fences, walls, tree trunks and stones.
Do not attempt any maintenance or repair not and even an explosion. described in the instruction manual. Ask our If electrolyte gets into your eyes, rinse them authorized service center for such work. out with clear water and seek medical Always use our genuine spare parts and attention right away.
Failure to switch off and remove the battery cartridge may result in serious personal injury from accidental start-up. Installing or removing battery cartridge BBC231U / BC231UD CAUTION: 011720 Hold the tool and the battery cartridge firmly •...
Changing the direction of rotation before the tool stops may damage it. 010765 Speed change 1. Speed change switch lever BBC231U / BC231UD 011721 1. Speed change switch lever BBC300L / BC300LD 011724 Two speed ranges can be preselected with the speed change switch.
Status Action to be taken Battery power has been Blinking Replace the battery with fully charged one. nearly used up. Battery protector is shutting off the power - Lighting On Replace the battery with fully charged one. battery power has been used up.
Installing the handle For model BBC231U,BC231UD Indicator lamps Remaining capacity 1. Grip Lighted Blinking 2. Handle 70% to 100% 3. Screw 45% to 70% 20% to 45% 0% to 20% Charge the battery. 012456 The battery may have Insert the shaft of the handle into the grip as shown.
Installing the guard 1. Two bolts 2. Protector cover 1. Cutter blade 3. Guard 2. Guard 010778 Fix the guard to the clamp with two bolts as shown. 013140 Tighten the right and left bolts evenly. 1. Nylon cutting 1. Guard head 2.
NOTICE: NOTICE: Be sure to use genuine Makita cutter blade. • Be sure to use genuine Makita nylon cutting head. • Turn the tool upside down so that you can replace the nylon cutting head easily. Turn the tool upside down so that you can replace the cutter blade easily.
Detachment OPERATION 1. Buckle Correct handling of tool (BBC231U,BC231UD) Correct posture WARNING: Always position the tool on your right-hand • side so that the shaft of the left handle is always in front of your body. Correct positioning of the tool allows for maximum control and will...
Detachment Correct handling of tool (BBC300L,BC300LD) Correct posture WARNING: Always position the tool on your right-hand • side so that the barrier is always in front of your body. Correct positioning of the tool allows for maximum control and will reduce the risk of serious personal injury caused by kickback.
010812 Supply grease (Shell Alvania 2 or equivalent) to the gear case through the grease hole every 30 hours. (Genuine Makita grease may be purchased from your 010993 Makita dealer.) Wind all but about 100 mm of the cords, leaving the...
Then push cover firmly onto the housing to secure it. Make sure the latches fully spread in the cover. To maintain product SAFETY and RELIABILITY, repairs, any other maintenance or adjustment should be performed by Makita Authorized Service Centers, always using Makita replacement parts.
Before asking for repairs, conduct your own inspection first. If you find a problem that is not explained in the manual, do not attempt to dismantle the tool. Instead, ask Makita Authorized Service Centers, always using Makita replacement parts for repairs. Malfunction status...
Only use accessory or attachment for its stated purpose. If you need any assistance for more details regarding these accessories, ask your local Makita Service Center. Cutter blade • Nylon cutting head • Pole hedge trimmer attachment (for model •...
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