Steps before using a new power
Please read the operator's manual carefully and make
sure you understand the instructions before using the
Check the cutting blade's mounting, see the chapter
Start the engine and check the idling setting, see
instructions under the heading Maintenance. When the
carburettor is set correctly the cutting blade should be still
while idling. Setting of the idle speed is described in the
Operator's Manual. Set the correct speed according to
these instructions. Do not use the power cutter if the idle
speed is not adjusted correctly!
Let your Husqvarna dealer regularly check the power
cutter and make essential adjustments and repairs.
WARNING! Under no circumstances may the
design of the machine be modiﬁed without
the permission of the manufacturer. Always
use genuine accessories. Non-authorized
modiﬁcations and/or accessories can result
in serious personal injury or the death of the
operator or others.
WARNING! Use of products which cut, grind,
drill, sand or shape material can generate
dust and vapors which may contain harmful
chemicals. Know the nature of the material
being worked on and wear appropriate dust
mask or respirator protection.
WARNING! A power cutter is a dangerous
tool if used carelessly or incorrectly and can
cause serious, even fatal injuries. It is
extremely important that you read and
understand the contents of this Operator's
WARNING! The ignition system of this
machine produces an electromagnetic ﬁeld
during operation. This ﬁeld may under some
circumstances interfere with pacemakers. To
reduce the risk of serious or fatal injury, we
recommend persons with pacemakers to
consult their physician and the pacemaker
manufacturer before operating this machine.
Husqvarna Construction Products has a policy of continuous
product development. Husqvarna reserves the right to modify
the design and appearance of products without prior notice
and without further obligation introduce design modiﬁcations.
All information and all data in the Operator's Manual were
applicable at the time the Operator's Manual was sent to print.
Personal protective equipment
WARNING! You must use approved personal
protective equipment whenever you use the
machine. Personal protective equipment
cannot eliminate the risk of injury but it will
reduce the degree of injury if an accident
does happen. Ask your dealer for help in
choosing the right equipment.
Protective goggles or a visor
Heavy-duty, ﬁrm grip gloves.
Tight-ﬁtting, heavy-duty and comfortable clothing that
permits full freedom of movement.
Use leg-guards recommended for the material to be cut.
Boots with steel toe-caps and non-slip sole
Always have a ﬁrst aid kit nearby.