Trimmer 1/4” MODEL 3707FC I N S T R U C T I O N WARNING: For your personal safety, READ and UNDERSTAND before using. SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS FOR FUTURE REFERENCE. w w w . m a k i t a t o o l s . c o m...
3. Keep bystanders, children, and visitors away while operating a power tool. Distrac- tions can cause you to lose control. 3707FC 1/4” 26,000/min. 204 mm (8”) 1.2 kg (2.6 lbs) Electrical Safety 4.
5. Avoid body contact with grounded sur- faces such as pipes, radiators, ranges and refrigerators. There is an increased risk of electric shock if your body is grounded. 6. Do not expose power tools to rain or wet conditions. Water entering a power tool will increase the risk of electric shock.
SERVICE 23. Tool service must be performed only by qualified repair personnel. Service or main- tenance performed by unqualified personnel could result in a risk of injury. USE PROPER EXTENSION CORD: Make sure your extension cord is in good condition. When using an extension cord, be sure to use one heavy enough to carry the current your product will draw.
9. Before using the tool on an actual work- piece, let it run for a while. Watch for vibration or wobbling that could indicate improperly installed bit. 10. Be careful of the bit rotating direction and the feed direction. 11. Do not leave the tool running. Operate the tool only when hand-held.
FUNCTIONAL DESCRIPTION 001698 1. Base 2. Lever 3. Scale 4. Adjusting roller 001699 1. Switch lever CAUTION: • Always be sure that the tool is switched off and unplugged before adjusting or checking function on the tool. Adjusting bit protrusion To adjust the bit protrusion, loosen the lever and move the tool base up or down as desired by turning the adjusting roller.
ASSEMBLY 001700 1. Loosen 2. Tighten 3. Hold OPERATION NOTE: • Use a dry cloth to wipe the dirt off the lens of light. Be careful not to scratch the lens of light, or it may lower the illumination. CAUTION: •...
001703 NOTE: • Moving the tool forward too fast may cause a poor quality of cut, or damage to the bit or motor. Moving the tool forward too slowly may burn and mar the cut. The proper feed rate will depend on the bit size, the kind of workpiece and depth of cut.
001704 1. Screws 2. Base protector 3. Screwdriver 001705 1. Base 2. Templet 3. Straight bit 4. Templet guide 10 5. Distance (X) 6. Workpiece 7. 10 mm (3/8”) 001706 Loosen the screws and remove the base protector. Place the templet guide on the base and replace the base protector.
001707 1. Bolt 2. Guide plate 3. Straight guide 4. Flat washer 5. Wave washer 6. Wing nut 001708 1. Clamp screw (A) 2. Straight guide 3. Wing nut 4. Base 001709 Attach the guide plate to the straight guide with the bolt, the wave washer, the flat washer and the wing nut.
001713 001714 1. Adjusting screw 2. Clamp screw (B) 3. Trimmer guide 4. Clamp screw (A) 001715 1. Workpiece 2. Bit 3. Trimmer guide MAINTENANCE Trimmer guide Trimming, curved cuts in veneers for furniture and the like can be done easily with the trimmer guide. The guide roller rides the curve and assures a fine cut.
CAUTION: • These accessories or attachments are recommended for use with your Makita tool specified in this manual. The use of any other accessories or attachments might present a risk of injury to persons. Only use accessory or attachment for its stated purpose.
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Date Purchased When you need service: Send complete tool (prepaid) to one Dealer’s Name & Address of the Makita Factory Service Centers listed, or to an Authorized Makita Service Center. Be sure to attach a letter to the outside of Model No.
MAKITA LIMITED ONE YEAR WARRANTY Warranty Policy Every Makita tool is thoroughly inspected and tested before leaving the factory. It is warranted to be free of defects from workmanship and materials for the period of ONE YEAR from the date of original purchase.