Apply only a gentle pressure to the tool while performing
Use the same back and forth movement you would
employ with a normal hand saw. This enables a quicker
and cleaner cut.
Hints for optimum use
Fit a large capacity blade (4).
Clamp the workpiece securely and remove all nails and
When splintering is to be minimised, e.g. when cutting
laminates, clamp a piece of scrap wood or hardboard to
both sides of the workpiece and saw through this sandwich.
Be aware that sawing metal takes much more time than
Fit a metal cutting blade (5).
When cutting thin sheet metal, clamp a piece of scrap
wood to the back surface of the workpiece and cut
through this sandwich.
Spread a lm of oil along the intended line of cut.
Your Black & Decker tool has been designed to operate over
a long period of time with a minimum of maintenance.
Continuous satisfactory operation depends upon proper tool
care and regular cleaning.
Before performing any maintenance, switch o and
unplug the tool.
Regularly clean the ventilation slots in your tool using a
soft brush or dry cloth.
Regularly clean the motor housing using a damp cloth.
Do not use any abrasive or solvent-based cleaner.
Protecting the environment
Separate collection. This product must not be
disposed of with normal household waste.
Should you nd one day that your Black & Decker product
needs replacement, or if it is of no further use to you, do not
dispose of it with household waste. Make this product
available for separate collection.
Separate collection of used products and packaging
allows materials to be recycled and used again.
Re-use of recycled materials helps prevent
environmental pollution and reduces the demand for
Local regulations may provide for separate collection of
electrical products from the household, at municipal waste
sites or by the retailer when you purchase a new product.
Black & Decker provides a facility for the collection and
recycling of Black & Decker products once they have reached
the end of their working life. To take advantage of this service
please return your product to any authorised repair agent who
will collect them on our behalf.
You can check the location of your nearest authorised repair
agent by contacting your local Black & Decker o ce at the
address indicated in this manual. Alternatively, a list of
authorised Black & Decker repair agents and full details of our
after-sales service and contacts are available on the Internet
Number of strokes
Max. depth of cut
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EC declaration of conformity
Black & Decker declares that these products conform to:
98/37/EC, EN 60745
Level of sound pressure according to EN 60745:
Sound Pressure (L
) 84 dB(A), uncertainty (K) 3 dB(A)
Acoustic power (
) 95 dB(A), uncertainty (K) 3 dB(A)
Vibration total values (triax vector sum) according to
Cutting wood (a ) 17.1 m/s , uncertainty (K) 2.5m/s
Cutting metal (a ) 10.3 m/s , uncertainty (K) 2.4m/s
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