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• Inspect
allextension
cordsandtheunitpower
connection
periodically.
Lookclosely
fordeterioration,
cutsorcracks
intheinsulation.
Alsoinspect
theconnections
fordamage.
Replace
thecordsifanydefectsordamageappear.
• Prevent
disconnection
ofthecultivatorpowerhead
fromextensioncord
during
operation
by using
a plug-
receptacle
retaining
strap,
connector,
or by making
a
knot
as shown
below:
Extension
_Jltivato_
Extension
Curator
Cord
Cord
CaN
Cord
• Avoid dangerous
environments.
Never operate your unit
in damp or wet conditions.
Moisture
is a shock hazard.
• Do not use the unit in the rain. Do not use in or around water.
• Do not handle the plug or unit with wet hands or
standing
on any wet surfaces.
• Do not leave the unit plugged in when not in use, changing
attachments or add-ons, or while being serviced.
WHILE
OPERATING
• Keep bystanders,
especially
children and pets, at least
50 ft (15 m) away.
• Wear safety glasses or goggles that are marked as
meeting ANSI Z87.1 standards,
and ear/hearing
protection
when operating
this unit. Wear a face or
dust mask if the operation
is dusty.
• Wear heavy, long pants, boots, gloves and a long sleeve
shirt. Do not wear loose clothing,jewelry,
short pants,
sandals or go barefoot. Secure hair above shoulder level.
• Use the unit only in daylight
or good artificial
light.
• Use the right tool. Only use this tool for the purpose intended.
• Do not force unit. It will do the job
better and with less
likelihood
of injury at a rate for which it was designed.
• Use extreme caution
when reversing or pulling the unit
towards
you.
• Do not overreach, take extra care when working on steep
slopes or inclines. Always keep proper footing and balance.
• Always hold the unit with both hands when operating.
Keep a firm grip on both the front and rear handle or grips.
• Keep hands, face, and feet at a distance from all moving
parts. Do not touch or try to stop the tines when they are
rotating. Do not operate without guards in place.
• Do not operate the engine faster than the speed
needed to do the job.
Do not run the engine at high
speed when not in use.
• Always stop the engine/motor
when operation
is
delayed or when walking
from one location
to another.
• Stop the engine/motor
for maintenance,
repair, to
install or remove the tines. The unit must be stopped
and the tines no longer turning to avoid injury.
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• The tines become
very sharp from use. Always wear
heavy gloves when handling,
removing,
installing
or
cleaning the tines.
• If you strike or become
entangled with a foreign object,
stop the engine/motor
immediately
and check for
damage.
Have any damage
repaired before attempting
further operations.
• Stop the unit IMMEDIATELY if you feel excessive
vibration. Vibration is a sign of trouble. Inspect thoroughly
for loose nuts, bolts or damage before continuing. Repair
or replace affected parts as necessary.
• Stop and switch the unit to off for maintenance,
repair,
or for changing
add-ons
or other attachments.
• Keep unit clean of vegetation and other materials. They may
become lodged between the tines and gearbox or guard.
• Use only genuine factory replacement
parts and
accessories
for this unit. These are available from
your authorized
service dealer. Use of any unauthorized
parts or accessories
could lead to serious injury to the
user or damage to the unit, and void your warranty.
MAINTENANCE
AND
STORAGE
• Allow the unit to cool before storing
or transporting.
Be
sure to secure the unit while transporting.
• Store the unit in a locked
up and dry or high and dry
place to prevent unauthorized
use or damage, out of
the reach of children.
• Clean the tines with a hose and water. Wipe the tines
with a light machine oil to prevent rust.
• Never douse or squirt the unit with water or any other
liquid. Keep handles dry, clean and free from debris.
Clean after each use.
Keep these instructions.
Refer to them often and use
them to instruct
other users.
If you loan someone
this
unit, also loan them these instructions.
Only qualified
personnel
should perform any repairs
or maintenance
procedures
that are not described
in this manual.
Check
shear bolts, engine
mounting
bolts and other
bolts at frequent
intervals
for proper tightness
to be
sure the equipment
is in safe working
condition.
Inside a building
store the machine
away from ignition
sources.
Allow the engine to cool before storing in any
enclosure.
Always
refer to the Operator's
Manual instructions
for
important
details if the cultivator
is to be stored for an
extended
period.
Do not attempt
to repair the machine
unless you have
the proper tools, and instructions
for disassembly
and
repair of the machine.
SAVE
THESE
INSTRUCTIONS
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