You have chosen a Black & Decker tool. Our aim is
to provide quality tools at an affordable price. We
hope that you will enjoy using this tool for many
EC DECLARATION OF CONFORMITY
Black & Decker declares that these
products conform to:
98/37/EC, 89/336/EEC, 73/23/EEC,
EN 50144, EN 55014, EN 61000
2000/14/EC, Hedge trimmer ≤ 380 W,
Level of sound pressure, measured according to
Always wear ear protection if the sound
pressure exceeds 85 dB(A).
Hand/arm weighted vibration value according to
Director of Consumer Engineering
Spennymoor, County Durham DL16 6JG,
Your Black & Decker hedgetrimmer GT26/GT246/
GT250/GT251/GT260/GT261/GT262 has been
designed for trimming hedges, shrubs and brambles.
This tool is intended for consumer use only.
The following symbols are used in this manual:
Denotes risk of personal injury, loss of life
or damage to the tool in case of non-
observance of the instructions in this
Denotes risk of electric shock.
Read the manual prior to operation.
Know your tool
< 2.5 m/s
E N G L I S H
Warning! When using mains-powered
tools, basic safety precautions,
including the following, should always
be followed to reduce the risk of fire,
electric shock, personal injury and
Read all of this manual carefully before
operating the tool.
Before operating the tool, make sure
that you know how to switch the tool off
in an emergency.
Retain this manual for future reference.