Operator's manual (EPA)
Please read the operator's manual carefully and make sure you understand the instructions
before using the machine.
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  • Page 1 Operator’s manual (EPA) 159LEB Please read the operator’s manual carefully and make sure you understand the instructions before using the machine. E E E E n n n n g g g g l l l l i i i i s s s s h h h h...
  • Page 2: Key To Symbols

    KEY TO SYMBOLS Symbols The engine is switched off by moving the stop switch to the stop position. WARNING! An ice drill is a CAUTION! The stop switch dangerous tool if used carelessly or automatically returns to the start incorrectly and can cause serious, position.
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    CONTENTS Contents Note the following before starting: KEY TO SYMBOLS Symbols ..............2 Please read the operator’s manual carefully. CONTENTS Contents ............... 3 WARNING! Long-term exposure to noise can result in permanent hearing Note the following before starting: ......3 impairment.
  • Page 4: What Is What

    WHAT IS WHAT? What is what? Cylinder cover 11 Fuel tank Air filter cover 12 Gear housing Handle adjustment 13 Drill Air purge 14 Cutters Choke control 15 Cutting equipment Stop switch 16 Allen key Throttle control 17 Combination spanner Throttle lock 18 Operator’s manual Spark plug cap and spark plug...
  • Page 5: General Safety Precautions

    GENERAL SAFETY PRECAUTIONS Important Remember when going out onto the ice: IMPORTANT! • Never go out onto the ice alone. The machine is solely designed for drilling in ice. • Always carry ice prods and other safety equipment on Never use a machine that has been modified in any way the ice.
  • Page 6: Machine's Safety Equipment

    GENERAL SAFETY PRECAUTIONS GLOVES carried out professionally. If you need further information please contact your nearest servicing dealer. Gloves should be worn when necessary, e.g., when fitting cutting attachments. IMPORTANT! All servicing and repair work on the machine requires special training. This is especially true of the machine′s safety equipment.
  • Page 7 GENERAL SAFETY PRECAUTIONS Press the throttle lockout and make sure it returns to its Muffler original position when you release it. The muffler is designed to keep noise levels to a minimum and to direct exhaust fumes away from the user. A muffler fitted with a catalytic converter is also designed to reduce harmful exhaust gases.
  • Page 8 GENERAL SAFETY PRECAUTIONS screen will cause the engine to overheat and may lead to Transport guard serious damage. The transport guard (A) is intended to protect against any part of the body coming into contact with the cutting edges (B). WARNING! Mufflers fitted with catalytic converters get very hot during use and remain so for some time after stopping.
  • Page 9: Assembly

    ASSEMBLY Fitting the auger Fit the auger (A) to the output shaft (B). Fit the screws (C) and tighten using the Allen key provided. – English...
  • Page 10: Fuel Handling

    Two-stroke oil measures. • For best results and performance use HUSQVARNA two-stroke engine oil, which is specially formulated for WARNING! Take care when handling fuel. our air-cooled two stroke-engines. Bear in mind the risk of fire, explosion and inhaling fumes.
  • Page 11: Fueling

    FUEL HANDLING Mixing Fueling • Always mix the gasoline and oil in a clean container intended for fuel. • Always start by filling half the amount of the gasoline to be used. Then add the entire amount of oil. Mix WARNING! Taking the following (shake) the fuel mixture.
  • Page 12: Starting And Stopping

    STARTING AND STOPPING Check before starting Starting and stopping • Check the cutters. Never use cutters that are blunt, cracked or damaged. WARNING! Always move the machine about 3 metres from the refuelling position before starting. Place the machine on a flat surface. Ensure the cutting attachment cannot come into contact with any object.
  • Page 13 STARTING AND STOPPING Starting Hold the machine upright with your left hand. Grip the starter handle, slowly pull out the cord with your right hand until you feel some resistance (the starter pawls grip), now quickly and powerfully pull the cord. Push the choke control back to its original position as soon as the engine fires, and continue trying to start until the engine starts.
  • Page 14: Working Techniques

    WORKING TECHNIQUES General working instructions • Use your right hand to control the throttle setting. • Make sure that your hands and feet do not come near the cutting attachment when the engine is running. IMPORTANT! This section takes up the basic safety precautions for working with an ice drill.
  • Page 15: Basic Working Techniques

    WORKING TECHNIQUES Safety instructions after completing work • When you have finished drilling for the time being, drill a short distance into the ice so that the machine stands up by itself. By leaving the machine like this you reduce the risk of anyone accidentally coming into contact with the cutters.
  • Page 16: Maintenance

    MAINTENANCE Carburetor the optimal setting and should be maintained for the first few hours the machine is in use. The carburettor Your Normark product has been designed and should then be finely adjusted. Fine adjustment manufactured to specifications that reduce harmful should be carried out by a skilled technician.
  • Page 17: Muffler

    MAINTENANCE Fine adjustment of the idle speed T cause fire if directed against dry and combustible material. Adjust the idle speed using the idle adjustment screw T, if it is necessary to readjust. First turn the idle adjustment screw T clockwise until the cutting attachment starts to rotate.
  • Page 18: Cooling System

    MAINTENANCE Cooling system mm). The spark plug should be replaced after about a month in operation or earlier if necessary. To keep the working temperature as low as possible the machine is equipped with a cooling system. CAUTION! Always use the recommended spark plug type! Use of the wrong spark plug can damage the piston/ cylinder.
  • Page 19: Maintenance Schedule

    MAINTENANCE Maintenance schedule The following is a list of the maintenance that must be performed on the machine. Most of the items are described in the Maintenance section. The user must only carry out the maintenance and service work described in this manual. More extensive work must be carried out by an authorised service workshop.
  • Page 20: Technical Data

    TECHNICAL DATA Technical data 159LEB Engine Cylinder displacement, 1,48/24,3 Cylinder bore, inch/mm 1,34/34,0 Stroke, inch/mm 1,06/27 Idle speed, rpm 2700 Recommended max. speed, rpm 11000 Max. engine output, acc. to ISO 8893, kW/ rpm 0,9/8400 Catalytic converter muffler Speed-regulated ignition system...
  • Page 21: Federal And California Emissions Control Warranty Statement

    If the part fails prior to the first scheduled replacement, engine is defective, the part will be repaired or replaced the part will be repaired or replaced by Husqvarna Forest by Husqvarna Forest & Garden. & Garden at no cost. Any such part repaired or replaced under warranty is warranted for the remainder of the OWNER′S WARRANTY...
  • Page 22 EPA may not be used. The use of any non-exempted add-on or modified parts will be grounds for disallowing a warranty claim. Husqvarna Forest & Garden will not be liable to warrant failures of warranted parts caused by the use of a non-exempted add-on or modified part.
  • Page 28 Original instructions 1155716-95 ´®z+SP•¶5\¨ 2014-12-02 ´®z+SP•¶5\¨...

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