Safety Rules and Operation Guide

Proper safety precautions must be observed. Like all power equipment this unit must
be handled carefully. DO NOT EXPOSE YOURSELF OR OTHERS TO DANGER.
Follow these general rules. Do not permit others to use this machine unless they are
thoroughly responsible and have read, and understand the machine manual and are
trained in its operation.

• Always wear safety goggles for eye protection. Dress properly , do not wear loose
clothing or jewelry that could become caught in moving parts of the unit. Safe, sturdy,
nonskid footwear should always be worn. Long hair should be tied back. It is
recommended that legs and feet be covered to protect from flying debris during
operation.

• Inspect the entire machine for loose parts (nuts, bolts, screws, etc.) and any damage.
Repair or replace as necessary before using the machine.

• DO NOT USE any attachment with this power head other than the ones
recommended by our company. Serious injury to the operator or bystanders could result as well as damage to the machine.

• Keep the handles free from oil and fuel.

• Always use proper handles and shoulder strap when cutting.

• Do not smoke while mixing fuel or filling tank.

• Do not mix fuel in an enclosed room or near open flames. Assure adequate ventilation.

• Always mix and store the fuel in a properly marked container that is approved by local codes and ordinances for such usage.

• Never remove the fuel tank cap while the engine is running.

• Never start or run the engage inside a closed room or building. Fumes from the
exhaust contain dangerous carbon monoxide.

• Never attempt to make engine adjustments while the unit is running and strapped to the operator. Always make engine adjustments with the unit resting on a flat, clear surface.

• Do not use the unit if it is damaged or poorly adjusted. Never remove the
machine’s guard. Serious injury to the operator or bystanders could result as
well as damage to the machine.

• Inspect the area to be cut and remove all debris that could become entangled in the nylon cutting head. Also remove any objects that the unit may throw during cutting.

• Keep children away. Onlookers should be kept at a safe distance from the work area, at least I5 METER(5O FEET)

• Never leave the machine unattended.

• Do not use this unit for any job other than those for which it is intended as described in this manual.

• Do not overreach. Keep proper footing and balance at all times. Do not run the unit while standing on a ladder or on any other unstable footing location.

• Keep hands and feet clear of the nylon cutting head while unit is in use.

• Do not use this type of machine for sweeping away debris.

• Do not use the unit when you are tired, ill or under the influence of medication, drugs or alcohol.

• Use nylon cutting head which is free of damage. If a stone or any other obstacle is hit, stop the engine and check the nylon cutting head. A broken or unbalanced nylon cutting head must never be used.

FOLLOW INSTRUCTION FOR CHANGING ACCESSORIES.

• Do not store in a closed area where fuel vapors can reach an open flame from hot
water heaters, heaters, furnaces, etc. Store in a locked, well ventilated area only.

• ensure safe and proper performance of your product. These part are available from
your dealer. The use of any other accessories or attachments may cause a potential hazard or injury to the user, damage to the machine and void this warranty.

• Clean the machine completely, especially, the fuel tank, its surroundings, and the air cleaner.

• When refueling, be sure to stop the engine and confirm that it is cooled down. Never refuel when the engine is running or hot. When gasoline spills, be sure to wipe it up completely and properly dispose of those materials before starting the engine.

• Stay clear of other workers or bystanders by at least I5 meters /50 feet.

• When ever approaching an operator of the machine, carefully call his attention and confirm that the operator stops the engine. Be careful not to startle or distract the operator which can cause an unsafe situation.

• Never touch the nylon cutting head whenever the engine is running. If it is necessary to adjust the protector or nylon cutting head, be sure to stop the engine and confirm that the nylon cutting head has stopped running.

• The engine should be turned off when the machine is moved between work areas.

• Be careful not to hit the nylon cutting head against stones, or the ground.
Unreasonable rough operation will shorten the life of the machine as well as create an unsafe environment for yourself and those around you.

• Pay attention to loosening and overheating of parts. If there is any abnormality of
the machine, stop operation immediately and check the machine carefully. lf necessary, have the machine serviced by a authorized dealer. Never continue to
operate a machine which may be malfunctioning.

• In start-up or during operation of the engine, never touch hot parts such as the
muffler, the high voltage wire or the spark plug.

• After the engine has stopped, the muffler is still hot. Never place the machine in
any places where there are flammable materials (dry grass, etc.), combustible gasses or combustible liquids.

• Pay special attention to operation inthe rain orjust after the rain as the ground
may be slippery.

• If you slip or fall to the ground or into a hole, release the throttle lever immediately.

• Be careful not to drop the machine or hit it against obstacles.

• Before proceeding to adjust or repair the machine, be sure to stop the engine and
detach the spark plug cap from the spark plug.

• When the machine is placed in storage for a long time, drain fuel Brom the fuel tank and carburetor, clean the parts, move the machine to a safe place and confirm that the engine is cooled down.

• Make periodic inspections to assure safe and efficient operation. For a thorough
inspection of your machine, please contact a dealer.

• Keep the machine away from fire or sparks.

• It is believed that a condition called Raynaud’s phenomenon, which affects the
fingers of certain individuals may be brought about by exposure to vibration and cold.

• Exposure to vibration and cold may cause tingling and buming sensations followed by loss of color and numbness in the fingers. The following precautions are strongly
recommended because the minimum exposure which might trigger the ailment is
unknown.

• Keep your body warm, especially the head, neck, feet, ankles, hands and wrists.
Maintain good blood circulation by performing vigorous arm exercises during frequent
work breaks and also by not smoking.

• Limit the hours of operation. Try to fill each day with jobs where operating the brush cutter or other hand—held power equipment is not required.

• If you experience discomfort, redness and swelling of the fingers followed by
whitening and loss of feeling, consult your physician before further exposing yourself
to cold and vibration.

• Always wear ear protection, loud noise for long time can make hearing debase even lost hearing. Total face and head protection must be wear to prevent damage from plummet or branch.

• Wear no-slip heavy duty work gloves to improve your grip on the brush cutter
handle. Gloves also reduce the transmission of machine vibration to your hands.

• WARNING: The cutter area is still dangerous while the machine is coasting to a stop.

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