Drilling in masonry (fig. D & E)
For drilling in masonry, set the collar (3) to the ham-
mer drilling position by aligning the symbol with the
Slide the speed selector (5) towards the front of the
tool (2nd gear).
Speed selector (fig. E)
For drilling in steel and for screwdriving applications,
slide the speed selector (5) towards the rear of the tool
For drilling in materials other than steel, slide the
speed selector (5) towards the front of the tool (2nd
Select forward or reverse rotation using the forward/
reverse slider (2).
To switch the tool on, press the switch (1). The tool
speed depends on how far you press the switch.
To switch the tool off, release the switch.
Hints for optimum use
Always apply a light pressure in a straight line with the
Just before the drill tip breaks through the other side of
the workpiece, decrease pressure on the tool.
Use a block of wood to back up workpieces that may
Use spade bits when drilling large diameter holes in
Use HSS drill bits when drilling in metal.
Use masonry bits when drilling in soft masonry.
Use a lubricant when drilling metals other than cast
iron and brass.
Make an indentation using a centre punch at the
centre of the hole to be drilled in order to improve
Always use the correct type and size of screwdriver
If screws are difficult to tighten, try applying a small
amount of washing liquid or soap as a lubricant.
Always hold the tool and screwdriver bit in a straight
line with the screw.
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.
Your charger does not require any maintenance apart from
Warning! Before performing any maintenance on the
tool, remove the battery from the tool. Unplug the charger
before cleaning it.
Regularly clean the ventilation slots in your tool and
charger 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.
Regularly open the chuck and tap it to remove any
dust from the interior.
Protecting the environment
Separate collection. This product must not be
disposed of with normal household waste.
Should you find 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
Re-use of recycled materials helps prevent en-
vironmental pollution and reduces the demand
for raw materials.