Craftsman 320.21180 Operator`s manual

Operator's Manual
CRAFTSMAN I
Amp
71/4-in. Compound Miter Saw
with Laser Trac
TM
Model No.
320.21180
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DOUBLE INSULATED
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Read, understand
and
follow all Safety Rules and Operating
Instructions
in this Manual before using
this product.
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WARRANTY
SAFETY
UNPACKING
ADJUSTMENT
OPERATION
MAINTENANCE
Sears, Roebuck and Co., Hoffman Estates, IL 60179 U.S.A.
Visit our Craftsman web site: www.sears.com/craftsman
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Safety Instructions
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Glossary
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The purpose of safety symbols is to attract your attention to possible dangers.
The safety symbols, and the explanations with them, deserve your careful
attention and understanding.
The symbol warnings DO NOT by themselves
eliminate any danger. The instructions and warnings they give are no substitutes
for proper accident prevention measures.
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Description
Assembly
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Maintenance
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Sears Repair
Back Cover
ONE YEAR FULL WARRANTY
ON CRAFTSMAN
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expendable
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PRODUCT
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parts such as lamps, batteries,
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DAMAGE PREVENTION AND INFORMATION MESSAGES
These inform user of important information and/or instructions that could lead to
equipment or other property damage if not followed. Each message is preceded by the
word "NOTE:" as in the example below:
Estates,
NOTE: Equipment and/or property damage may result if these instructions
not followed.
IL 60179
WEAR YOUR
SAVE THESE
Failure to obey this safety warning MAY result in personal
I injury to yourself or others or property damage. Always
follow the safety precautions to reduce the risk of fire,
electric shock and personal injury.
This warranty gives you specific legal rights, and you may also have other
rights which vary from state to state.
and Co., Hoffman
Failure to obey this safety warning CAN result in death or
I serious injury to yourself or to others. Always follow the
safety precautions to reduce the risk of fire, electric shock
and personal injury.
If this Craftsman product is used for commercial or rental purposes,
this warranty applies for only 90 days from the date of purchase.
Sears, Roebuck
CAUTION.
be used
in conjunction
with other
symbols or
SAFETY May
ALERT
SYMBOL:
Indicates
DANGER,WARNING,OR
pictographs
Failure to obey this safety warning WILL result in death or
serious injury to yourself or to others. Always follow the
safety precautions to reduce the risk of fire, electric shock
and personal injury.
If this Craftsman product fails due to a defect in material or workmanship
within one year from the date of purchase RETURN ITTOTHE
NEAREST
SEARS STORE OR PARTS AND REPAIR CENTER OR OTHER
CRAFTSMAN
OUTLET IN THE UNITED STATES FOR FREE REPAIR
(or replacement if repair proves impossible).
This warranty does not include
bits or blades.
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SYMBOL MEANING
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Repair Parts .............................................................
Parts Phone Numbers ........................
this manual, including all safety alert symbols such as "DANGER", "WARNING"
"CAUTION", BEFORE using this saw. Failure to follow all instructions
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BE SURE to read and understand all safety instructions in
listed below may result in electric shock, fire and/or serious personal injury.
Pages 15-18
INSTRUCTIONS!
READ ALL INSTRUCTIONS!
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/_WARNING:
The operation of any tool with a circular
blade can result in foreign objects being thrown into
your eyes, which can result in severe eye damage.
Before beginning power tool operation, ALWAYS wear
safety goggles or safety glasses with side shield and a
full-face shield when needed. We recommend a Wide
Vision Safety Mask for use over eyeglasses or standard
safety glasses with side shield, available at Sears
Stores or other Craftsman Outlets.
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SAFETY PRECAUTIONS
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BE SURE to read and understand all instructions in this
manual before using the miter saw. Failure to follow all instructions may
result in hazardous radiation exposure, electric shock, fire and/or serious
personal injury.
SAFETY PRECAUTIONS
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7. DO NOT attempt to modify the performance of this laser device in any way. This
may result in a dangerous exposure to laser radiation.
8. ALWAYS use only the accessories that are recommended by Sears for use with
this product. Use of accessories that have been designed for use with other laser
tools could result in serious injury.
9. For further information regarding lasers, refer to ANSI-Z136.1 The STANDARD
FOR THE SAFE USE OF LASERS, available from the Laser Institute of America
(407) 380-1553.
FOR LASERS
This miter saw has a built-in laser light. The laser is a Class Ilia and emits output
power of a maximum 2.5roW and 635-665nm wavelengths. These lasers do not
normally present an optical hazard. However, DO NOT stare at the beam as this can
cause flash blindness.
CAUTION: The following label is on your tool.
It indicates where the saw emits the laser light.
BE AWARE of the laser light location when using.
ALWAYS MAKE SURE that any bystanders in the
vicinity of use are made aware of the dangers of
looking directly into the laser.
FOR LASERS cont.
WORK AREA SAFETY
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1. Keep your work area clean and well lit. DO NOT leave tools or wood scraps on
the saw while it is in operation. Cluttered workbenches and dark areas invite
accidents.
Cla_s Ilia La_er Product
CompItes with 21 CFR p_rls 1040.10 ,ind 1040.11
z WARNING: Use of controls, adjustments or performance of procedures
other than those specified in this manual may result in hazardous radiation
exposure.
2. DO NOT operate power tools in explosive atmospheres, such as in the
presence of flammable liquids, gases, or dust. Power tools create sparks
which may ignite the dust or fumes.
3 ALWAYS keep bystanders, children and visitors away while operating a
power tool. Distractions can cause you to tose control.
4. Make your workshop childproof with padlocks and master switches. Lock tools
away when not in use.
5. MAKE SURE the work area has ample lighting so you can see the work and
that there are no obstructions that will interfere with safe operation BEFORE
using your saw.
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PERSONALSAFETY
AVOID EXPOSURE
Laser radiation
this aperture
is emitted
through
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LASER LIGHT. LASER RADIATION. Avoid Direct Eye
Exposure. DO NOT stare into beam. Only turn laser beam on when the saw
is on the workpiece. Class Ilia laser.
telescopes
The use of optical instruments such as, but not limited to,
or transits to view the laser beam will increase eye hazard.
!. KNOW your power tool. Read the operator's manual carefully. Learn the saw's
applications and limitations, as well as the specific potential hazards related to
this tool.
1 DO NOT remove or deface any product labels. Removing product labels
increases the risk of exposure to laser radiation.
2 The laser beam can be harmful to the eyes. ALWAYS avoid direct eye
exposure. DO NOT Iook directly into the laser beam output aperture during
operation. DO NOT project the laser beam directly into the eyes of others. Turn
laser on ONLY when making cuts.
3. The laser on the miter saw is not a toy. ALWAYS keep out of the reach of children.
The laser light emitted from this device SHOULD NEVER be directed towards
any person for any reason.
4. BE SURE the laser beam is aimed at a workpiece (such as wood or rough coated
surfaces) that does not have a reflective surface.
5. DO NOT use on surfaces such as sheet steel that have a shiny, reflective surface.
The shiny surface could reflect the beam back at the operator. Be aware that
laser light reflected off of a mirror or any other reflective surfaces can also be
dangerous.
6. ALWAYS turn the laser beam off when not in use. Leaving the tooI on increases
the risk of someone inadvertently staring into the laser's beam.
A CAUTION: ALWAYS follow only the instructions contained in this
manual when using this laser. Use of this feature in any manner other than
what appears in this manual may result in a hazardous radiation exposure.
2. STAY ALERT, watch what you are doing and use common sense when operating
a power tool.
3. DO NOT use tool while tired or under the influence of drugs, alcohol or
medication. A moment of inattention while operating power tools may result in
serious personal injury.
4. DRESS properly. DO NOT wear loose clothing or jewelry. Pull back long hair.
Keep your hair, clothing, and gloves away from moving parts. Loose clothing or
long hair can be caught in moving parts. Air vents often cover moving parts and
should also be avoided.
5. AVOID accidental starting. Be sure switch is in "OFF" position before plugging in.
6. REMOVE adjusting keys or blade wrenches before turning the tool "ON".
A wrench that is left attached to a rotating part of the tool may result in personal
injury.
7 DO NOT overreach. Keep proper footing and balance at all times. Proper
footing and balance enables better control of the toot in unexpected situations.
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SAFETY cont.
ELECTRICAL
8. ALWAYS SECURE YOUR WORK. Use clamps or a vise to hold work when
practical. It is safer than using your hand and frees both hands to operate tool.
9. USE SAFETY EQUIPMENT. Always wear eye protection. Dust mask, non-skid
safety shoes, hard hat, or hearing protection must be used for appropriate
conditions.
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WARNING: Do not permit fingers to touch the terminal
1. Double insulated tools are equipped with a
polarized plug (one blade is wider than the
other).This plug will fit in a polarized outlet
only one way. If the plug does not fit fully in the
outlet, reverse the plug. If it still does not fit,
contact a qualified electrician to install a
polarized outlet. Do not change the plug in any
way.
2. Double insulation [] eliminates the need for the
three-wire grounded power cord and grounded
power supply system. Applicable only to Class II
(double-insulated) tools. This compound miter
saw is a double insulated tool.
TOOL USEANDCARESAFETY
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BE SURE to read and understand all instructions before
operating this saw. Failure to follow all instructions listed below may result
in electric shock, fire and/or serious personal injury.
or plug when
installing or removing the plug from an outlet.
10. NEVER stand on tool. Serious injury could occur if the tool is tipped or if the
blade is accidentally contacted.
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1. ALWAYS use clamps or other practical ways to secure and support the
workpiece to a stable platform. Holding the work by hand or against your body
is unstable and may lead to loss of control.
2. DO NOT force the tool. Use the correct tool and blade for your application.
The correct tool and blade wilI do the job better and safer at the rate for which it
is designed.
3. DO NOT use the tool if switch does not turn it "On" or "Off". Any tool that
cannot be controlled with the switch is dangerous and must be repaired.
4. DISCONNECT the plug from the power source before making any
adjustments,
changing accessories
or storing the tool. Such preventive
safety measures reduce the risk of starting the tooI accidentally.
5. NEVER leave the tool running unattended. ALWAYS turn it off. DO NOT
leave until the tool comes to a complete stop.
6. STORE idle tools out of the reach of children and other untrained persons.
Tools are dangerous in the hands of untrained users.
7. MAINTAIN tools with care. Keep cutting tools sharp and clean. Properly
maintained tools with sharp cutting edges are less likely to bind and are easier
to control.
Cover of
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Double insulation DOES NOT take the place of normal
safety precautions when operating this tool.
3. BEFORE plugging in the tool, BE SURE that the outlet voltage supplied is within
the voltage marked on the tool's data plate. DO NOT use "AC only" rated tools with
a DC power supply.
4. AVOID body contact with grounded surfaces, such as pipes, radiators, ranges
and refrigerators. There is an increased risk of electric shock if your body is
grounded.
5. DO NOT expose power tools to rain or wet conditions or use power tools in
wet or damp locations. Water entering a power tool will increase the risk of
electric shock. This tool is intended for indoor use only.
6. If operating a power tool in damp locations is unavoidable, ALWAYS USE a
Ground Fault Circuit Interrupter to supply power to your tool. ALWAYS WEAR
electrician's rubber gloves and footwear in damp conditions.
7. INSPECT tool cords for damage. Have damaged tool cords repaired at a Sears
Service Center. BE SURE to stay constantly aware of the cord location and keep it
well away from the moving blade.
8. DO NOT abuse the cord. NEVER use the cord to carry the tool by or to pull
the plug from the outlet. Keep cord away from heat, oil, sharp edges or moving
parts. Replace damaged cords immediately. Damaged cords increase the risk of
electric shock.
8 CHECK for misalignment or binding of moving parts, breakage of parts,
and any other condition that may affect the tool's operation. If damaged, have
the tool serviced before using. Many accidents are caused by poorly maintained
tools.
9. USE ONLY accessories that are recommended for this tool. Accessories that
may be suitable for one tool may become hazardous when used on another tool.
10. NEVER cut metals or masonry products with this tool. This miter saw is designed
for use ONLY on wood and wood-like products.
11. KEEP blade guards in place and in good working order.
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EXTENSION
CORDS
SERVICESAFETY
Use a proper extension cord. ONLY use cords listed by Underwriters Laboratories
(UL). Other extension cords can cause a drop in line voltage, resulting in a loss of
power and overheating of tool.
1. If any part of this saw is missing or should break, bend, or fail in any way;
or should any electrical component fail to perform properly: SHUT OFF the
power switch and remove the saw plug from the power source and have the
missing, damaged or failed parts replaced BEFORE resuming operation,
2. Tool service must be performed only at a Sears Parts and Repair Center.
Service or maintenance pedormed by unqualified personnel could result in a risk
of injury.
3. When servicing a tool, use only identical replacement parts. Follow
instructions
in the maintenance section of this manual. Use of unauthorized
parts or failure to follow maintenance instructions may create a risk of electric
shock or injury
For this tool an AWG (American Wire Gauge) size of a least 14-gauge is
recommended for an extension cord of 25- ft. or less in length. Use 12-gauge for an
extension cord of 50-ft. Extension cords 100-ft. or longer are not recommended.
Remember, a smaller wire gauge size has greater capacity than a larger number
(14-gauge wire has more capacity than 16-gauge wire; 12-gauge wire has more
capacity than 14-gauge). When in doubt use the smaller number.
When operating a power tool outdoors, use an outdoor extension cord marked
"W-A" or "W". These cords are rated for outdoor use and reduce the risk of electric
shock.
/k CAUTION:
Keep the extension
cord clear of the working
SAFETY RULES FOR MITER SAWS
1. Know your power tool. Read operator's manual carefully. Learn the
applications
and limitations, as well as the specific potential hazards
related to this tool. Following this rule will reduce the risk of electric shock, fire
or serious injury.
2. ALWAYS firmly clamp or bolt your miter saw to a secure, stable workbench or
table at approximately hip height.
3. BE SURE that all adjustments
are secure BEFORE making a cut.
4. ALWAYS make sure that the miter table and saw arm (bevel function) are locked
in position BEFORE operating your saw. Lock the miter table by securely
tightening the miter lock lever. Lock the saw arm (bevel function) by securely
tightening the bevel lock knob.
5. USE the hold down clamp (included) to secure the workpiece,WHENEVER
possible.
6. BE SURE that the blade path is free of nails. ALWAYS carefully inspect lumber
and remove all nails BEFORE cutting.
7. ALWAYS be sure that the blade clears the workpiece. NEVER start the saw
with the blade touching the workpiece. ALWAYS allow the motor to come up
to full speed BEFORE starting a cut.
8. SUPPORT long workpieces when cutting to minimize the risk of blade
pinching or kickback. The saw may slip, walk or slide while cutting long or heavy
boards.
area. Position
while
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a power
the cord
that
it will not
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on lumber, tools or other obstructions
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replace immediately. Never use tool with a damaged cord since touching
the damaged area could cause electrical shock, resulting in serious injury.
The label on your tool may include the
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Volts
Amps
Hertz
Watts
Minutes
Alternating Current
Direct Current
No-load Speed
Class II construction
Revolutions or Strokes per minute
Indicates danger, warning caution.
It means attention! Your safety is involved.
9. NEVER use a length-stop on the free (scrap end) of a clamped workpiece,
NEVER hold onto or bind the free scrap end of the workpiece in any operation.
If a work clamp and length stop are used together, THEY MUST BOTH BE
INSTALLED on the SAME SIDE of the saw table to prevent the saw from
catching the loose end and kicking up.
10. NEVER cut more than one piece at a time. DO NOT STACK more than one
workpiece on the worktable at a time.
11. AVOID awkward operations and hand positions where a sudden slip could
cause your hand to move into the blade. ALWAYS make sure that you have
good balance. NEVER operate your saw on the floor or in a crouched
position.
12. NEVER stand or have any part of your body in line with the path of
the blade.
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13. ONLY USE the correct blades. Use the right blade size, style and cutting speed
for the material and the type of cut. DO NOT use blades with incorrect size holes.
NEVER use blade washers or blade bolts that are defective or incorrect. The
maximum blade capacity for this saw is 71/4-inches.
14. ALWAYS keep blades clean, sharp and with the sufficient set. Sharp blades
minimize stalling and kickback.
15. DO NOT use dull or damaged blades. Bent blades can break easily, or cause
kickback.
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chemicals known to cause cancer birth defects or other reproductive
harm.
Some examples of these chemicals are:
• Lead from lead-based paints.
• Crystalline silica from bricks and cement and other masonry products.
• Arsenic and chromium from chemically-treated
lumber.
Your risk from these exposures varies, depending upon how often you do
this type of work. To reduce your exposure to these chemicals:
• Work in a well-ventilated area.
• Work with approved safety equipment, such as those dust masks that are
specially designed to filter out microscopic particles.
17. NEVER hand hold a workpiece that is too small to be clamped. ALWAYS
keep your hands clear of the "no hands" zone.
18. NEVER perform any operation freehand. ALWAYS place the workpiece to be
cut on the miter saw table and position it firmly against the fence as a backstop.
ALWAYS use the fence.
ADDITIONAL
RULES FOR SAFE OPERATION
/kWARNING: Use of this tool can generate
may cause serious and permanent respiratory
NIOSH/OSHA approved respiratory protection
exposure. Direct particles away from face and
19. NEVER apply lubricants to the blade when it is running. NEVER use solvents to
clean plastic parts. Solvents could possibly dissolve or otherwise damage the
material.
20. KEEPYOUR HANDS AWAY from the cutting area. DO NOT reach under the
material being cut or in the blade's cutting path with your fingers or hand for any
reason, ALWAYS turn the power off.
and/or disburse dust, which
or other injury. Always use
appropriate for the dust
body.
1. Know your power tool. Read operator's manual carefully. Learn the
applications
and limitations, as well as the specific potential hazards related
to this tool. Following this rule will reduce the risk of electric shock, fire or serious
injury.
2. ALWAYS wear safety glasses or eye shields when using this saw. Everyday
eyeglasses have only impact-resistant lenses; they are NOT safety glasses. All
users and bystanders
MUST wear eye protection that conforms to ANSI Z87.1
3. PROTECT your lungs. Wear a face mask or dust mask if the operation is dusty.
4. PROTECT your hearing. Wear appropriate personal hearing protection during
use. Under some conditions and duration of use, noise from this product may
contribute to hearing loss.
5. ALL VlSTORS AND BYSTANDERS MUST wear the same safety equipment that
the operator of the saw wears.
6. INSPECT the tool cords periodically and if damaged have them repaired at your
nearest Sears Service Center or other Authorized Service Facility. BE AWARE of
the cord location when operating the saw.
7. ALWAYS check the tool for damaged parts. Before further use of the tool,
a guard or other part that is damaged should be carefully checked to determine if
it will operate properly and perform its intended function. Check for misalignment
or binding of moving parts, breakage of parts, and any other condition that may
affect the tool's operation. A guard or other part that is damaged should be
properly repaired or replaced at a Sears Service center.
8. INSPECT and remove all nails from lumber before sawing.
9. SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS. Refer to them frequently and use them to
instruct others who may use this tool. If someone borrows this tool, make
sure they have these instructions
also.
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avoid possible serious injury, after releasing trigger switch to cut power,
allow the saw blade to stop rotating BEFORE raising the blade out of the
workpiece.
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WARNING: use of this product can generate dust containing
16. DO NOT remove the saw's blade guards. NEVER operate the saw with any
guard or cover removed. MAKE SURE that all guards are operating properly
BEFORE each use.
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21. NEVER reach behind, under or within three inches of the blade and its
cutting path with your hands or fingers for any reason.
22. NEVER, for any reason, touch the blade or other moving parts during use.
23. DO NOT turn the motor switch on and off rapidly. This could cause the blade
to loosen, which could create a hazard. Should this ever occur, stand clear and
allow the saw blade to come to a complete stop. Disconnect the saw from the
power source and securely tighten the blade bolt.
24. ALWAYS turn off the saw before disconnecting it to avoid accidental starting
when reconnecting the saw to a power supply. NEVER leave the saw unattended
while connected to a power supply.
25. KEEPTHE MOTOR AIR SLOTS clean and free of chips or dust. To avoid motor
damage, the motor should be blown out or vacuumed frequently to keep sawdust
from interfering with the motor ventilation.
26. NEVER lift this tool by gripping the cutting handle or the miter fence. This
may cause misalignment.
ALWAYS carry saw by holding the base or carry
by the support bracket/carrying
handle after you have locked the saw arm
in the "DOWN" position.
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Arbor
Chamfer
Cut
The revolving shaft on which a blade or cutting tool is mounted.
A cut removing a wedge from a block of wood so the end (or part of the end) is
angled at other than 90 °.
Arbor Lock
Allows the user to stop blade from rotating while tightening or loosening the arbor
screw during blade replacement or removal.
Ripping or Rip Cut
A cutting operation along the length of the workpiece.
Revolutions
Per Minute (RPM)
The number of turns completed by a spinning object in one minute.
Freehand Cut
Performing a cut without using a fence, miter gauge, fixture, work clamp, or other
proper device to keep the workpiece from twisting or moving during the cut.
No Hands Zone
The area between the marked lines on the left and right side of the miter table base.
This zone is identified by no hands zone symbols inside the marked lines on the
miter table base.
Through Sawing
Any cutting operation where the blade extends completely through the thickness of
the workpiece.
Throat Plate
Non-Through
Cuts
Any cutting operation where the blade does not extend completely through the
thickness of the workpiece.
A plastic throat plate inserted in the miter saw's table that allows for blade clearance.
Saw Blade Path
Kerf
The material removed by the blade in a through cut or the slot produced by the blade
in a non-through or partial cut.
The area over, under, behind or in front of the blade, as it applies to the workpiece.
That area which will be or has been cut by the blade.
Set
Tile distance that the saw blade tooth is bent (or set) outward from the face of
the blade.
Kickback
A hazard that can occur when the blade binds or stalls, throwing the workpiece
back toward operator.
Miter Cut
A cutting operation made with the blade at any angle other than 90 ° to the fence.
Workpiece or Material
The item on which the cutting operation is being done. The surfaces of a workpiece
are commonly referred to as faces, ends and edges.
Compound Miter Cut
A compound miter cut is a cut made using a miter angle and a bevel angle at the
same time.
Gum
A sticky, sap-based residue from wood products.
Cross cut
Resin
A sticky, sap-based substance that has hardened.
A cutting or shaping operation made against the grain of the workpiece.
Bevel Cut
A cutting operation made with the blade at any angle other than 90 ° to the miter table.
Dado Cut
A non-through cut which produces a square-sided
(requires special blade).
notch or trough in the workpiece
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Your saw should NEVER be connected to the power source
when you are assembling parts, making adjustments, installing or removing
blades, cleaning or when it is not in use. Disconnecting the saw will prevent
accidental starting, which could cause serious personal injury.
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MITER SAW (Fig. la & lb)
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NOTE: Before attempting to use your saw, familiarize yourself with all of the I
operating features and safety requirements.
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1. Open the carton and remove the saw by lifting it out by its base, with a hand on
each side. IMPORTANT: DO NOT LIFTTHE MITER SAW by the cutting handle as
this wilt cause misalignment of the saw arm to the saw base. ALWAYS lift and
carry (transport) the miter saw by its basel There is also a support bracket/carrying
handle on back of the saw (Page 17 Fig. Ib) which can also be used in transporting
the saw. Pull the support bracket/carrying handle our as far as it will extend and
use to carry saw.
2. After lifting saw out of the carton, place it on a flat stable work surface with
sufficient space to inspect your saw.
3. The miter saw has been shipped with the saw arm locked in the DOWN position.
To release the saw arm, hold down slightly on the top of the saw arm and pull out
the locking pin (see illustration below). The saw arm is spring operated, so hold the
arm and let it raise slowly. The saw arm will pull up on its own and stay in the up
position to allow for easy placement of material in the cutting area. When saw is
not in use, saw arm should be locked in the down position.
4. To lock the saw arm for transporting and storage, press and hold down the saw
arm to the lowest position, then push locking pin back in.
5. Inspect the saw carefully to make sure that no breakage or damage has occurred
during shipping.
6. Check to make certain all parts are accounted for (refer to illustration below). If any
of the items listed are missing, or any breakage or damage has occurred, return
the saw to your nearest Sears store or Craftsman outlet to have the saw replaced.
Your miter saw has a precision-built electric motor and it should only be connected
to a 120-volt, 60-Hz AC ONLY power supply (normal household current). DO NOT
operate on direct current (DC). The large voltage drop would cause a loss of power
and the motor would overheat. If the saw does not operate when plugged into correct
120-volt, 60-Hz AC ONLY outlet, check the power supply. The saw comes with a 6-ft.
power cord (no adapter needed).
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6. Durable high-impact plastic lower blade guard allows view of workpiece and
laser cutting line.
7. Sawdust ejection port hooks up to dust bag (included) or a 11/4-in.hose adapter
for a wetldry vac (sold separately).
8. Easy-to-use knob and lever for quick miter, bevel and compound miter
adjustments, no tools needed.
9. Project ruler etched on right fence for quick reference; 1 to 7 inches in
118-in increments.
WARNING:
if any parts are broken or missing, DO NOT attempt to
assemble the miter saw, plug in the power cord, or operate saw until the
broken or missing parts are replaced. Failure to do so could result in
possible serious injury.
CARTON CONTENTS
This Compound Miter Finishing Saw has the following features:
1.9.0 Amp, 5000 RPM (no-load speed) motor. Provides power and torque for fast,
90 ° cross cuts, 45 ° miter, bevel and compound cuts in decorative wood moldings
such as chair rail cove, shoe and baseboard, and cuts 2 X 4's with ease.
2. Easy-to-read bevel and miter scales. Positive miter stops at 0°, 15 °, 22.5°, 30 °,
and 45 ° left and right for exact miter cuts.
3. Ergonomically
designed handle with molded-in comfort grip for maximum
control and comfortable hand support when cutting.
4. Includes Craftsman ®71/4-in., 40 tooth, thin kerf steel blade, Carbide tipped
for smooth cutting in all woods and wood base materials. 5/8-in arbor.
Arbor lock for quick, easy blade changes.
5. Die-cast aluminum upper blade guard, table, fence and base are lightweight
and durable. Saw weighs only 16-Ibs., one of the lightest, most compact miter
saws on the market.
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Locking
Pin
Dust Bag
10. Permanently
operation.
lubricated 100% ball bearings for long toot life and smooth
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DO NOT allow familiarity with your saw to make you
careless. Remember that a careless fraction of a second is sufficient to
inflict serious injury.
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11. Saw arm locking pin locks saw arm in DOWN position when pushed in. Pull
locking pin out to release saw arm.
12. Arbor lock button stops arbor from rotating for easy blade changes.
Saw with Blade
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MITER SAW (Fig. la and lb) cont.
KNOWYOUR
MITER SAW (Fig. la and lb) cont.
Fig. I b
Fig. la
Salty
Lock-off
Bu_on
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Laser
On/Off
Switch
\
Upper
Blade
Guard
Dust Bag
Arbor
Guard
,\
\
Laser
On/Off
Switch
Cutting Handle
On/Off
Trigger Switch
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Laser
Battery
Compartment
\
\
)n/Off
Trigger
Switch
Dust
Ejection
Port
Brushes
Saw Arm
Brushes
Motor
Arbor
Lock Button
Housing
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Down
Clamp
9-Amp
Motor
Lower Blade Guard
Locking Pin
Hold
Down
Project
Ruler on
Fence
Hold Down
Clamp Mounting Hole
Miter
Integrated
/
Table
Locking
Lever
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Saw Arm/
Chop Pivot
Fence
Locking
Bott
Miter
Table
Locking
Lever
Bevel
Angle
Scale
Clamp
Mounting
Hole
Fence
Locking
Bott
\
Bevel Lock Knob
\
\
Bevel Adjusting Screw
Position
Laser
on the
Cut Line
Label
Miter
Angte
Scale
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Saw
Mounting
/
Throat
/
Plate
No-Hands
Zone Symbol
Miter
Table
/
Miter
Angle
indicator
Laser
Caution
with All-Cast Atuminum
Construction
Holes
Miter Table Frame
[
Saw
Supply power
Rated current
120V, 60Hz
9A
Type of
cut
No load speed
Saw blade size
5000RPM+10%
71/4-inx 5/8-in. x
1/16-in. 40T
Cross cut
0°
0°
2-in.
41/4-in.
Miter cut
45 °
0°
2-in.
41/4-in.
Miter angle
45 ° left to
45 ° right
45 ° left to 0°
Bevel cut
0°
45 °
11/2-in.
4-in.
Compound
cut
45 °
45 °
11/2-in.
Holes
@
Label
Support Brackeb'Carry Handle
Mounting
Bevel angle
Angle Setting
Miter
Bevel
Maximum
Thickness
Width
31/2-in.
NOTE: Cutting specifications will vary by the blade type used, actual lumber size, and compound miter saw.
All dimensions are approximate.
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Laser On/Off Switch
MOUNTING THE MITER SAW
TO WORK SURFACE (Fig. 2 and 2a)
To turn on laser, push the laser switch to 'On"
To prevent your miter saw from sliding,
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Fig. 2
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saw must be permanently mounted to
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as a workbench or piece of plywood.
7_/4
r,
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Diam Hole
Four bolt holes have been provided in
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the saw base (one in each corner) for
mounting purposes Each of these four
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mounting holes should be securely bolted 5_8,_
us ng 3/8- n. mach ne bots, ock washers
and hex nuts (not included). Bolts should
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be long enough to fit through the saw
base, lock washers, hex nuts and the
thickness of the workbench or plywood.
Fig. 2a
Tighten all four bolts securely. Position the
saw and workbench to allow adequate
room for crosscutting long workpieces. The
hole pattern for an 18-in. x 24-in. workbench
is shown in Fig. 2. Carefully check the
workbench after mounting the saw to make
sure that no movement can occur during use.
If any tipping, sliding or walking is noted,
secure the workbench to the floor before
operating. If mounting miter saw to plywood, be sure to clamp plywood to worktable
or bench or place plywood on a flat stable surface before operating saw Fig. 2a.
On/Off
To turn
Trigger
release
Trigger Switch and Safety Lock-Off Button
on saw, push safety lock button in with thumb while squeezing the On/Off
Switch located under the handle (Fig. lb). To shut off saw, simply
both.
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Easy-to-read miter and bevel scales:
Miter angle scale marked in 1/2 ° increments, emphasis on every 5 °, from 0 ° to 45 ° left
and right. Positive miter stops at 0 °, 15 °, 22.5 °, 30 °, and 45 ° for exact cuts.
Bevel angle scale marked in 1° increments, emphasis on every 5 °, from 0° to 45 ° left
with 33.9 ° marked.
Miter Table Locking Lever
The miter table locking lever locks the saw table at the desired miter angle, 0 ° to 45 °
left or right. The table turns left or right by releasing the miter lock lever and moving
the base of the cutting assembly (which moves the miter table) while holding the
miter table frame secure.
Bevel Lock Knob
The bevel lock knob securely locks your compound miter saw at the desired bevel
angles. To loosen the knob, turn counterclockwise and tilt the saw head to set to the
desired angle as shown on the bevel scale. The blade can be positioned at any angle,
from a 90 ° straight cut (0 ° on the scale) to a 45 ° left bevel (Fig. lb). Tighten the bevel
lock knob to secure the saw head.
Miter Fence
The miter fence is in two pieces, with a numbered ruler on the right side and a
slightly taller left side for additional support. Hold the workpiece securely against the
miter fence when making all cuts. Use the hold down clamp to secure the workpiece
whenever possible.
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CAUTION: To reduce the risk of injury, always unplug tool before
attaching or removing accessories
or making adjustments.
Use only
specifically recommended
accessories.
Others may he hazardous.
Self-Retracting
Lower Blade Guard
The lower blade guard is made of shock-resistant, see-through plastic and it provides
protection from each side of the blade. It retracts over the upper blade guard as the
blade is lowered into the workpiece.
Hold Down Clamp
Mounts on left or right side offence
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SAWDUST EJECTION
PORT
This miter saw comes with a dust bag to help you
keep the work area clean. The dust bag is ideal for
smaller jobs.
Use a 1V4-in. vac hose adapter (available at Sears
stores and other Craftsman outlets) to hook up
your saw to a wet/dry vac (sold separately).
to securely clamp workpiece.
Carrying Handle/Support Bracket
Use to carry and transport saw. Also stabilizes the saw (front to back) on flat surface.
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Dust
Ejection
Port
To install dust bag squeeze the metal collar
wings located at the opening of the dust bag.
Place the dust bag neck opening around the
sawdust ejection port (located on saw arm,
behind upper blade guard) (Fig. 3) and then
release the metal collar wings. (Fig. 3a).
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SQUARING THE BLADE TO
THE FENCE (Fig. 4)
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SQUARING THE BLADE TO THE
MITERTABLE
0 ° Bevel, 0 ° Miter
(Fig. 6)
Fig. 4
/k WARNING: Failure to
unplug your saw could result in
accidental
startingFailure
causing
z WARNING:
to
serious injury.
unplug your saw could result in
accidental starting causing
serious injury.
1. Set the bevet and miter angles to
0 ° degrees.
2. Lower and lock the saw arm into
the "DOWN" position.
3. Using a square, lay the heel of
the square against the blade,
and the rule of the square
against the fence.
1. Set the bevel and miter angle
scales to 0°and lock in place.
2. Lower and lock the saw arm into
the "DOWN" position.
3. Place a combination square on the
miter table with the rule against the
table and heel of the square
against the saw blade.
Fence
Locking
Bolts
square against the body of the
blade and not against the teeth
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NOTE:
Be sure to rest the
the blade,
Hex
Key
Blade 90 ° Square
to Miter Table
BevelLock
Bevel Angle
Screw A
NOTE: Be sure to rest the
square against the body of the
blade and not against the teeth
of the blade.
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loosen the two fence locking bolts.
Adjust the fence 90 ° to the blade.
When blade is 90 ° square to fence, re-tighten the two fence locking bolts. Use a
6 mm. Hex Key to loosen and tighten the fence locking bolts.
4.
5.
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If the
has not
been used recently, recheck blade squareness to
the fence
andsaw
readjust
if necessary,
6.
MITER ANGLE INDICATOR
ADJUSTMENT (Fig. 5) If Necessary
7.
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your saw could result in accidental
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WARNING:
Failure to
unplug
starting
causing serious
injury,
8.
1. Place the miter table at 0 ° and lock in
place.
2. Loosen the miter angle indicator screw
and adjust the indicator to the "O" mark
on the miter scale (Fig.5).
3. Tighten the miter angle indicator screw.
Support
Bracket/
Carrying
Handle
If the blade is not 90 ° square with
the miter table, perform steps 5
through 8.
Loosen Iocknut "A" with a 10 mm
wrench (This is the outer part of
the bevel angle screw "A").
This screw is to your left as you face the back of the saw.
Loosen bevel lock knob, then square the blade to the table by adjusting the set screw
(inside of bevel angle screw "A") clockwise or counterclockwise with a 3 mm hex key.
You may have to move the saw arm by hand. It may help to hold the lock nut in place
with the wrench, while turning the set screw.
Once the angle is set, tighten the lock nut with the wrench while holding the set
screw in place with the hex key.
Lock the bevel knob.
BEVEL ANGLE INDICATOR ADJUSTMENT
(Fig. 6a) If Necessary
1. Check to see if the bevel angle indicator is
pointing to O° on the bevel scale.
2. If the indicator is not on 0 °, loosen the bevel
angle indicator screw, adjust the indicator
to 0 ° on bevel angle scale, tighten screw.
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Knob
Fig. 6a
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THROAT PLATE SLOT (Fig. 7)
The throat plate was cut (slotted) at the
factory for a 0 ° bevel/miter cut.
The first cut you will make with the saw will
be to increase this slot in the throat plate by
setting the bevel scale to 45 °, locking the bevel
lock knob into position and cutting into the
throat plate, increasing the width of the slot.
ADJUSTINGTHE BLADETO THE MITER TABLE 45 ° Bevel, 0 ° MITER (Fig. 8) cont.
7. Once the angle is set, tighten the lock nut with the wrench while holding the set
screw in place with the hex key.
8. Lock the bevel knob.
Fig. 7
BEVEL ANGLE INDICATOR ADJUSTMENT
(Fig. 9) If Necessary
1. Check to see if tile bevel angle indicator is
pointing to 45 ° on the bevel scale.
2. If the indicator is not on 45 °, loosen the bevel
angle indicator screw, adjust the indicator
to 45 ° on bevel angle scale, tighten screw.
PIVOT ADJUSTMENTS
ADJUSTING THE BLADE TO THE
MITER TABLE 45 ° Bevel, 0 ° MITER
(Fig. 8)
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accidental
startingFailure
causing
WARNING:
to
serious injury.
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NOTE:These adjustments were made at the factory and under normal
circumstances do not require readjustment.
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Your saw arm should rise (travel) completely to the up position by itself.
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To avoid risk of personal injury, if your saw arm does not rise I
by itself or if there is play in the pivot joints, have your saw serviced at a Sears
Service Center before using.
1. Raise tile saw arm.
2. Set the bevel angle scale to 45 °.
The miter scale should be on 0°.
Lower and lock the saw arm into the
"DOWN" position.
3. Place a combination square on the
miter table with the rule against the
table and heel of the square
against the saw blade.
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Your miter saw arm should bevel easily by loosening the bevel lock knob and tilting
the saw arm to the left.
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there is play in the bevel pivot, have your saw serviced at a Sears Service
Center before using.
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against the body of the blade
DEPTH STOP ADJUSTMENT (Fig. 10) If Necessary
The depth stop limits the downward travel of the blade. It allows the blade to go below
the miter table enough to maintain full cutting capacities.
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andblade.nOt
aga nst the teeth of the
4. If the blade is not 45 ° square with the
miter table, perform steps 5 through 8.
5. Loosen lock nut "B" with a 10 mm
wrench (This is the outer part of the
bevel angle screw "B").
This screw is to your right as you
face the back of the saw.
6.
NOTE: The miter table support is located under the miter table and throat
plate.
The depth stop is factory set to provide maximum cutting capacity for the
71/4-inch blade included with your saw. Therefore the blade included with
your saw should never need adjustments,
When a new blade is installed, it is necessary to check the clearance of the
blade to the miter table support (see Fig. 10a on page 24) before starting
the saw. Make adjustments if necessary.
Loosen bevel lock knob, then adjust the blade to 45 ° by adjusting the set screw
(inside of bevel angle screw "B") clockwise or counterclockwise with 3 mm hex key.
You may have to move the saw arm by hand. It may help to hold the lock nut in place
with the wrench while turning the set screw.
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(Fig.lO)
HOW TO USE THE LASER TRAC
FEATURE (Fig. 11) cont.
cont.
Fig. 10
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accidental
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causing
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NOTE: See label located on lower left
of the saw base above mounting hole,
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APPLICATIONS
• Compound cuts for decorative wood molding, such as chair rail, cove molding
and picture frames and other fine joinery.
This tool is NOT recommended for cutting ferrous metals, such as iron, steel,
stainless steel, or alloys of these metals. Cut non-ferrous metals ONLY if you are
under the supervision of an experienced person. Also DO NOT cut stone, brick, or
concrete with this miter saw.
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A WARNING: BEFORE starting any cutting operation, clamp or bolt your
compound miter saw to a work bench or flat stable work surface. NEVER
operate your miter saw on the floor or in a crouched position. Failure to
heed this warning could result in serious personal injury.
SUPPORTING
Miter Table
LONG
WORKPIECES (Fig.11a)
Long workpieces require extra
supports. The supports should be
placed along the workpiece so it
does not sag. The support should
allow the workpiece to lay fiat on
the base of the saw and work
table during the cutting operation.
Use the hold down clamp to
secure the workpiece.
Fig. lOa
CAUTION: ALWAYS make sure the arbor lock button is released so
the blade can rotate freely. MAKE SURE that the locking pin is loose and that
the saw head moves freely up and down. ENSURE that all clamps and locks
are tightly in place and that there is no excessive play in any parts.
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The blade included with this saw is ideal for a wide variety of wood cutting operations.
Use your compound miter saw for the purposes listed below:
• Crosscutting wood and wood base materials.
• Crosscutting plastics, like PVC, CPVC, ABX, solid surfacing materials and
other plastics.
• Crosscutting miter joints for picture frames, moldings, door casings, chair rail,
shoe and baseboards.
your compound miter saw
without checking for interference
between the blade and the miter
table support. The blade could
be damaged if it strikes the miter
table support during operation
of the saw.
LASERTRAC
Fig. 11
4. Clamp your workpiece in place with the
hold down clamp.
5. Follow all of the cutting instructions for the
type of cut you want to make starting on
page 27.
2. To adjust the depth stop use two
8mm wrenches (sold separately).
Loosen the Iock nut located at the
rear of the miter saw arm (Fig. !0).
3. To lower the blade, adjust the hex
bolt by turning it clockwise (lowering the screw). To raise the blade, adjust the hex
bolt by turning it counterclockwise (raising the screw).
4. Once depth stop is adjusted, tighten lock nut.
5. Lower the blade into the throat plate of the miter table.
6. Check blade clearance and maximum cutting distance (distance from fence where
blade enters throat) to front of miter table slot.
7.You may have to remove the throat plate to check the clearance between the blade
and the miter table support (Fig. 10a). Replace the throat plate securely.
8. Re-adjust if necessary.
HOWTO USETHE
TM
Fig. 11a
FEATURE (Fig. 11)
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1. Mark your workpiece with a pencil Iine at the point to be cut.
2. Slide the Laser Trac TM switch "On" to activate the "bright red laser line".
3. Align the "red laser line" to touch the right edge of your pencil line on the workpiece.
,4',CAUTION: NEVER use another person as an additional support for a
workpiece that is longer or wider than the basic saw table, or to help feed,
support, or pull the workpiece.
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CROSSCUTTING (Fig. 13 and 14)
A crosscut is a cut made across the
grain of the workpiece. A straight
crosscut is a cut made with the miter
table set in the 0 ° position (Fig.13).
Miter crosscuts are made with the
miter table set at some angle, left or
right, other than 0 °.
To Crosscut With Your Miter Saw
WARNING:
When using the hold down clamp included or a C-clamp
(sold separately) to secure the workpiece, clamp the workpiece on one
side of the blade ONLY.The workpiece MUST remain unclamped on the
other side of the blade to prevent the blade from binding in the workpiece.
The workpiece binding the blade will cause the motor to stall and cause
kickback, resulting in possible serious injury.
USETHE FENCE AND HOLD
Fig. 12
DOWN CLAMP (Fig.12)
Align the workpiece flush against the
fence to provide a straight path for the
saw blade. This wilI help eliminate the
tendency for the blade teeth to bind.
Use the hold down clamp to secure
the workpiece to the saw table. The
hold down clamp fits into either clamp
mounting hole, left or right, on the
back of the fence. Clamp the
workpiece to the miter table securely.
The fence and the hold down clamp
should both be used as a support for miter, bevel and compound cuts.
CLAMPING WIDE WORKPIECES
When cutting wide workpieces (such as 2-in. x 4-in. boards) the boards MUST BE
clamped with the hold down clamp provided or a C-clamp (sold separately).
1. Unplug the saw.
unplug your saw could result in
accidental
startingFailureto
causing
AWARNING:
serious injury.
2. Lock the saw arm in the down
position by pushing in the locking pin.
3. Raise miter table locking lever to
loosen.
4. Hold the base of the saw arm firmly
and use it to rotate the miter table
while holding the saw base steady.
5.You can quickly locate 0 °, 15 °,
22.5 °, 30 ° and 45 ° left or right
by the stops or clicks, located
andlor color coded at the above
angle settings.
6. Once you set the miter angle you
want, tighten the miter lock lever by pushing it down.
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Proper positioning of your body and hands when operating the miter saw
will make cutting easier and safer. NEVER place hands near the cutting area.
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MITER SAW
lock lever securely BEFORE making a cut. Failure to do so could result in
movement of the control arm or miter table while making a cut.
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because the starting and stopping action of the motor may cause the handle
to move up or down slightly.
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8. Place the workpiece fiat on the miter table with one edge securely against the
fence. If the board is warped, place the convex side against the fence. If the
concave edge of the board is against the fence, the board could collapse on the
blade at the end of the cut and jam the blade (Figs. 19 and 2%
9. Align the "red laser line" to touch the right edge of your pencil line on the
workpeice.
10. Use the hold down clamp to secure workpiece against saw table and fence.
11. When cutting long workpieces, support the opposite end of the workpiece with a
roller stand or with another work surface that is level with the saw table.
NOTE: Make the ON/OFF trigger
switch childproof. Insert a small
padlock or chain with padlock
through the holes in the ON/OFF
trigger switch, locking the switch
and preventing children or other
unauthorized users from turning
on the saw (Fig. 12a).
workpiece that is longer or wider than the basic saw table, or to help feed,
Fig. 12a
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CAUTION:
use another person as an additional support for a
or pull NEVER
the workpiece.
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cont. (Fig. 13 and 14)
BEVEL CUTTING cont. (fig. 15)
3. Release the saw arm by pulling out the locking pin.
4. To make a bevel cut, loosen the bevel lock knob (Fig. lb) by turning the knob
counterclockwise.
A WARNING: To avoid serious personal injury, ALWAYS keep your hands
outside the "no hands zone", as marked on the saw table, which is at least 3
inches from the blade. Also, NEVER perform any cutting operation "freehand"
(i.e. without holding the workpiece against the fence); the blade could grab the
workpiece, causing it to slip and twist.
5. Tilt the saw arm to the desired bevel angle as shown on the bevel scale. The blade
can be positioned at any angle, from a 90 ° straight cut (0 ° on the scale) to a 45 °
left bevel (Fig. 15).
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12. BEFORE turning on the saw, perform a dry run of the cutting operation by
lowering the saw arm to make sure that no problems will occur when the cut
is made.
I/k WARNING: Tighten the bevel lock knob to secure the
saw
arm in its position.
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6. Place the workpiece flat on the miter table with one edge securely against the
fence. If the board is warped, place the convex side against the fence. If the
concave edge of the board is against the fence, the board could collapse on the
blade at the end of the cut and jam the blade (Fig. 19 and 20).
7. Align the "red laser line" to touch the right edge of your pencil line on the
workpiece.
8. Use the hold down clamp to secure workpiece against saw table and fence.
9. When cutting long workpieces, support the opposite end of the workpiece with a
roller stand or with another work surface that is level with the saw table.
13. Hold the saw handle and use your index finger to turn on the laser switch by
pushing it forward.
14. To turn on saw, push the safety lock button in with your thumb while squeezing
the On/Off trigger switch located under the handle (Fig. la and lb). Allow several
seconds for the blade to reach maximum speed.
15. Slowly lower the blade into and through the workpiece.
16. Release the safety lock and trigger switch and turn off the laser switch. Allow the
saw blade to stop rotating BEFORE raising the blade out of the workpiece.
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BEVEL CUTTING (Fig. 15)
A bevel cut is a cut made across the
grain of the workpiece with the blade
at an angle to the workpiece.
A straight bevel cut is made with the
miter table set in the O° position and
the saw arm set at a bevel angle
between O° and 45 °.
Fig. 15
workpiece that is longer or wider than the basic saw table, or to help feed,
support, or pull the workpiece.
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outside the "no hands zone", as marked on the saw table, which is at least 3
inches from the blade. Also, NEVER perform any cutting operation "freehand"
(i.e. without holding the workpiece against the fence); the blade could grab the
workpiece, causing it to slip and twist.
To Bevel Cut With Your Miter Saw
1. Unplug the saw.
10. BEFORE turning on the saw, perform a dry run of the cutting operation by
lowering the saw arm to make sure that no problems will occur when the cut
is made.
45 ° Bevel Cut
11. Hold the saw handle and use your index finger to turn on the laser switch by
pushing it forward.
12. To turn on saw, push the safety lock button in with your thumb while squeezing
the On/Off trigger switch located under the handle (Fig.la and lb). Allow several
seconds for the blade to reach maximum speed.
13. Slowly lower the blade into and through the workpiece.
14. Release the safety lock and trigger switch, and turn off the laser switch. Allow the
saw blade to stop rotating BEFORE raising the blade out of the workpiece.
z& WARNING: Failure to unplug your saw could result in accidental starting
causing serious injury.
2. Make sure the miter table is at 0 ° and locked, and check that the miter table lock
lever is down and secured in position.
/k WARNING: To avoid serious personal injury, ALWAYS tighten the miter
lock lever securely BEFORE making a cut. Failure to do so could result in
movement of the control arm or miter table while making a cut.
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CUTTING BASE MOLDING (Fig. 16)
Fig, 16
Molding lying fiat on miter table
Base moldings and many other moldings
(before clamping)
can be cut on a miter saw. The setup of the
saw depends on base molding characteristics
and applications, as shown. Perform practice
cuts on scrap materials to achieve best
results.
1. Always make sure moldings rest firmly
Miter Saw
against fence and table (Fig. 16). Use
Motding standing up against fence
hold-down clamp provided, crown molding
(before
clamping) _
vise, or C-clamps and place tape on the
Fence
.......
area being clamped to avoid marks on the
Miter at 45 °,
workpiece.
2. Reduce splintering by taping the cut area
Bevel
prior to making the cut. Mark the cut line
directly on the tape.
Miter Saw
3. Splintering typically happens due to
incorrect blade style, dulI blade, thinness of workpiece, or improperly dried wood.
COMPOUND
It may take several settings to obtain the desired cut. The first angle setting should
be checked after setting the second angle, since adjusting the second angle affects
the first.
Once the two correct settings for a particular cut have been obtained, ALWAYS
make a test cut in scrap material BEFORE making a finish cut in good material.
To Make a Compound
1. Unplug the saw.
2. Release the saw arm by pulling out the locking pin.
3. Raise miter lock lever to loosen the miter table.
4. Hold the base of the saw arm firmly and use it to rotate the miter table while
holding the saw base steady.
5.You can quickly locate 0% 15 °, 22.5 °, 30 ° and 45 ° left or right by the stops
or clicks, located and/or color coded at the above angle settings.
6. Once you have the miter table setting you want, tighten the miter lock lever by
pushing it down.
NOTE: Always perform a dry run out so you can determine if the operation
being attempted
is possible before power is applied to miter saw.
4. Place the workpiece fiat on the miter table with one edge securely against the
fence. If the board is warped, place the convex side against the fence. If the
concave edge of the board is against the fence, the board could collapse on the
blade at the end of the cut and jam the blade (Fig. 19 and 20).
5.
Align the "red laser line" to touch the right edge of your pencil line on the
workpiece.
6. Use the hold down clamp to secure workpiece against saw table and fence.
7. When cutting long workpieces, support the opposite end of the workpiece with a
roller stand or with another work surface that is level with the saw table.
,4XWARNING: To avoid serious personal injury, ALWAYS tighten the miter
lock lever securely BEFORE making a cut. Failure to do so could result in
movement of the control arm or miter table while making a cut.
7. To set the bevel angle, loosen the bevel lock knob (Fig. lb) by turning the knob
counterclockwise.
8. Tilt the saw arm to the desired bevel angle as shown on the bevel scale. Bevel
angles can be set from 0 ° to 45 ° left bevel.
9. Once the saw arm has been set at the desired angle, securely tighten the bevel
Iock knob.
MITER CUTTING
I0. Place the workpiece flat on the miter table with one edge securely against the
fence. If the board is warped, place the convex side against the fence. If the
concave edge of the board is against the fence, the board could collapse on the
blade at the end of the cut and jam the blade (Figs. 19, 20 on page 34).
11. Align the "red laser line" to touch the right edge of your pencil line on the
workpiece.
12. Use the hold down clamp to secure workpiece against saw table and fence.
13. When cutting long workpieces, support the opposite end of the workpiece with a
roller stand or with another work surface that is level with the saw table.
Fig. 171
A compound miter cut is a cut made
using a miter angle and a bevel angle
at the same time. This type of cut is
used for decorative moldings, picture
frames and other fine joinery.
To make this type of cut, the miter
table must be rotated to the correct
miter angle and the saw arm must be
tilted to the correct bevel angle.
ALWAYS take special care when
making compound miter cuts due to
the interaction of the two angle settings.
Miter Cut with your Miter Saw
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A WARNING:
Failure to unplug your saw could result in accidental starting
serious injury.
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(Fig. 17)
MITER CUTTING cont. (Fig. 17)
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Compound
45° Bevet,
45 ° Miter Cut
workpiece that is longer or wider than the basic saw table, or to help feed,
support, or pull the workpiece.
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you adjust the miter setting, you change the effect of the bevel setting. Also, each
time you adjust the bevel setting, you change the effect of the miter setting.
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CUTTING COMPOUND
MITER CUTTING cont. (Fig. 17)
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MITERS cont.
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55°
M-29.84 °
B- 35.40 °
M-22.62 °
B- 28.78 °
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M-18.32°
B-24.18 °
60°
M-26.57 °
B- 37.76
M-19.96 °
B- 30.60 °
M-16.10°
B-25.66 °
M-13.54° M-11.70 ° M-10.31 °
B- 22.07° B- 19.35 ° B- 17.23
M- 9.23 °
B- 15.52 °
14. Make sure that there wilI be no obstructions to interfere with when making the cut.
15. Hold the saw handle and use your index finger to turn on the laser switch by
pushing it forward.
16. To turn on saw, push the safety Iock button in with your thumb while squeezing
the On/Off trigger switch located under the handle (Fig.la and 1b). Allow several
seconds for the blade to reach maximum speed.
17. Slowly lower the blade into and through the workpiece.
18. Release the safety lock and trigger switch, and turn off the laser switch. Allow the
saw blade to stop rotating BEFORE raising the blade out of the workpiece.
65 °
M-22.91 °
B-39.86 °
M-17.07 °
B- 32.19 °
M-13.71°
B- 26.95°
M-11.50° M- 9.93 °
B- 23.16° B- 20.29 °
M- 8.74 °
B- 18.06 °
M- 7.82 °
B- 16.26 °
70°
M-18.88 °
B-41.64 °
M-13.95 °
B- 33.53 °
M- 7.10 °
B- 18.75 °
M- 6.34 °
B- 16.88 °
M-14.51 °
B-43.08 °
M-10.65 °
B- 34.59 °
M- 9.35°
B-24.06 °
M- 7.10°
B-24.78 °
M- 8.06 °
B-21.08 °
75°
M-11.17°
B- 28.02°
M- 8.50°
B- 28.88°
M- 6.12 °
B-21.69 °
M- 5.38 °
B- 19.29 °
M- 4.81 °
B- 17.37 °
80°
M- 9.85 °
B-44.14 °
M- 7.19 °
B- 35.37 °
M- 3.62 °
B- 19.68 °
M- 3.23 °
B- 17.72 °
M- 4.98 °
B-44.78 °
M- 3.62 °
B- 35.84 °
M- 2.07 °
B- 22.41 °
M- 1.82 °
B- 19.92 °
M- 1.62 °
B- 17.93 °
CUTTING
90°
M- 0.00 °
B-45.00 °
M- 0.00 °
B- 36.00 °
M- 4.78°
B-25.30 °
M- 2.40°
B-25.61°
M- 0.00°
B- 25.71°
M- 4.11 °
B-22.14 °
85°
M- 5.73°
B- 29.50°
M- 2.88°
B-29.87 °
M- 0.00°
B-30.00°
M- 0.00 °
B- 22.50 °
M- 0.O0°
B- 20.00 °
M- 0.00 °
B- 18.00 °
OF SIDE
outside the "no hands zone", as marked on the saw table, which is at least 3
inches from the blade. Also, NEVER perform any cutting operation "freehand"
(i.e. without holding the workpiece against the fence); the blade could grab the
workpiece, causing it to slip and twist.
COMPOUND
MITERS
To help you to make the correct settings, use the compound angle setting chart
below. Since compound cuts are the most difficult to accurately obtain, plan carefully
and make trial cuts in scrap material prior to making your required cut.
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M-15.44° M-13.36 ° M-11.79 °
B- 20.82° B- 18.27 ° B- 16.27 °
M-10.56 °
B- 14.66 °
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COMPOUND-ANGLE
SETTINGS FOR POPULAR STRUCTURES
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0°
M-45.00 °
B- 0.00 °
M-36.00 °
B- 0.00 °
M-30.00 °
B- 0.00 °
M-25.71 °
B- 0.00 °
M-22.50 °
B- 0.00 °
M-20.00 °
B- 0.00 °
M-18.00 °
B- 0.00 °
5°
M-44.89 °
B- 3.53 °
M-44.56 °
B- 7.05 °
M-35.90 °
B- 2.94 °
M-35.58 °
B- 5.86 °
M-29.91 °
B- 2.50 °
M-29.62 °
B- 4.98 °
M-25.63 °
B- 2.17 °
M-25.37 °
B- 4.32 °
M-22.42 °
B- 1.91 °
M-22.19 °
B- 3.81 °
M-19.93 °
B- 1.71 °
M-19.72 °
B- 3.40 °
M-17.94 °
B- 1.54 °
M-17.74 °
B- 3.08 °
15°
M-44.01 °
B- 10.55 °
M-35.06 °
B- 8.75 °
M-29.15 °
B- 7.44 °
M-24.95 °
B- 6.45 °
M-21.81 °
B- 5.68 °
M-19.37 °
B- 5.08 °
M-17.42 °
B- 4.59 °
20 °
M-43.22 °
B- 14.00 °
M-34.32 °
B- 11.60 °
M-28.48 °
B- 9.85 °
M-24.35 ° M-21.27 °
B- 8.53 ° B- 7.52 °
M-18.88 °
B- 6.72 °
M-16.98 °
B- 6.07 °
25 °
M-42.19 °
B- 17.39 °
M-33.36 °
B- 14.38 °
M-27.62 °
B- 12.20 °
M-23.35 °
B- 10.57 °
M-20.58 °
B- 9.31 °
M-18.26 °
B- 6.72 °
M-16.41 °
B- 7.50 °
In order to accurately cut crown molding for a 90 ° inside or outside corner, lay the
molding with its broad back surface fiat on the miter table and against the fence
(Fig.18).
30 °
M-40.89 °
B-20.70 °
M-32.18 °
B- 17.09 °
M-26.57 °
B- 14.48 °
M-22.64 °
B- 12.53 °
M-19.73 °
B- 11.03 °
M-17.50 °
B- 9.85 °
M-15.72 °
B- 8.89 °
When setting the bevel and miter angles for compound miter cuts, remember that the
settings are interdependent; changing one changes the other, as well.
35 °
M-39.32 °
B-23.93 °
M-30.76 °
B- 19.70 °
M-25.31 °
B- 16.67 °
M-21.53 °
B- 14.41 °
M-18.74 °
B- 12.68 °
M-16.60 °
B- 11.31 °
M-14.90 °
B- 10.21 °
40 °
M-37.45 °
B-27.03 °
M-29.10 °
B- 22.20 °
M-23.86 °
B- 18.75 °
M-20.25 °
B- 16.19 °
M-17.60 °
B- 14.24 °
M-15.58 °
B- 12.70 °
M-13.98 °
B- 11.46 °
Keep in mind that since it is very easy for the angles of crown molding to shift slightly,
all settings should be tested on scrap molding. Also, most walls do not have angles
of precisely 99 °, therefore, you wilI need to fine tune your settings.
45 °
M-35.26 °
B- 30.00 °
M -27.19 °
B- 24.56 °
M-22.21 °
B- 20.70 °
M-18.80 °
B- 17.87 °
M-16.32 °
B- 15.70 °
M-14.43 °
B- 14.00 °
M-12.94 °
B- 12.62 °
50°
M-32.73 °
B- 32.80 °
M-25.03 °
B- 26.76 °
M-20.36 °
B- 22.52 °
M-17.20 °
B- 19.41 °
M-14.91 °
B- 17.05 °
M-13.17 °
B- 15.19 °
M-11.80 °
B- 13.69 °
10°
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CUTTING CROWN MOLDING (Fig. 18)
Your miter saw is ideal for cutting crown molding. In order to fit properly, crown
molding must be compound-mitered with extreme accuracy. To fit flat against the
ceiling and walt, the sum of the angles of the crown molding's two connecting
surfaces must equal 90 ° (Fig.18).
Most crown molding has a high top rear spring angle (the section that fits flat against
the ceiling) of 52 ° and a bottom rear spring angle (the section that fits flat against the
wall) of 38 ° .
When cutting crown molding using this method, the
33.9 °. The miter angle should be set at 31.6 ° either
the desired cut for the application. See the following
and correct positioning of the crown molding on the
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left or
table
miter
angle should be set at
right, depending upon
for correct angle setting
table.
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CUTTING WARPED MATERIAL (Fig. 19 and 20)
The settings in the table below can be used for cutting all standard (U.S.) crown
molding with 52 ° and 38 ° spring angles. The crown molding is placed flat on the
miter table, using the compound features of your miter saw.
NEVER position the concave side of bowed or warped material against the
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WARNING: To avoid kickback and to avoid serious personal injury
Always use the hold down clamp, and place tape on the area being clamped to avoid
marks on the workpiece.
Fig. 18
52°
When cutting warped material, BE CERTAIN that the material to be cut is positioned
on the miter table with the convex side against the fence, as shown (Fig. 19)
If the warped material is positioned the wrong way, (Fig. 20), it will pinch the blade
near the end of the cut.
CeiIing
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Fig. 19
TopView
Fig. 20
Corner
WalI
Outside
Corner
Top Edge Against Fence =
• Left Side, Inside Corner
Fence --
Bottom Edge Against Fence =
Right
COMPOUND
Key
BEVEL/MITER
Bevel
Setting
Wrong
SETTINGS
Miter
Setting
Type of cut
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33.9 °
31.6 ° Right
To ensure safety and reliability, all repairs - with the
exception of the externally accessible brushes - should be performed
qualified service technician at a Sears Service Center
Inside corner - Left side
1. Position top of moiding against fence.
2. Miter table set at RIGHT 31.6 °
3. LEFT side is finished piece.
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33.9 °
33.9 °
31.6 ° Left
31.6 ° Left
For your safety, ALWAYS turn off switch and unplug miter
saw from the power source before performing any maintenance or cleaning
Inside corner - Right side
1. Position top of molding against fence.
2. Miter tabIe set at LEFT 31.6 °
3. LEFT side is finished piece.
Outside
33.9 °
31.6 ° Right
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Electric tools are subject to accelerated wear and possible premature failure when
they are used to work on fiber glass boats and sports cars, wallboard, spackling
compounds or plaster. The chips and grindings from these materials are highly
abrasive to electrical tool parts, such as bearings, brushes, commutators, etc.
Consequently, it is not recommended that this toot be used for extended work on any
fiberglass material, wallboard, spackling compound or piaster. During any use on
these materials, it is extremely important that the tool is cleaned frequently by
blowing with an air jet.
corner - Left side
I. Position top of molding against fence.
2. Miter table set at LEFT 31.6 °
3. RIGHT side is finished piece.
OR
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I. Position top of molding against fence.
2. Miter tabIe set at RIGHT 31.6 °
3. RIGHT side is finished piece.
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shields during power tool operations, or when blowing dust, If operation is
dusty, also wear a dust mask,
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CHANGING THE BLADE cont. (see Fig. 21)
8. Take the new blade and match the direction of the arrow on it with the direction of
the arrow on the upper blade guard. Make sure the blade teeth are pointing
downward. Install the blade by sliding the blade into the upper blade guard and
placing the blade up and onto the arbor.
Note: inner flange will already be on the arbor.
9. Replace the outer blade flange, making sure the flat side of the flange is against
the blade. Replace the arbor screw and tighten counterclockwise with the
supplied wrench while holding in the arbor Iock button until lock engages, then
tightening the arbor screw securely.
10. Rotate the arbor guard into position and securely tighten its screw by turning
clockwise with the Phillips screwdriver.
11. Lower the saw arm and check the clearance between the blade and the miter
table. The blade should rotate freely. See Depth Stop Adjustment on
(Fig. 10 on page 24)
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WARNING: DO NOT at any time let brake fluids, gasoline, petroleumbased products, penetrating oils, etc. come in contact with plastic parts.
Chemicals can damage, weaken or destroy plastic, which may result in
serious personal injury.
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Periodic maintenance allows for Iong life and trouble-free operation. A cleaning,
lubrication and maintenance schedule should be maintained. As a common
preventive maintenance practice, follow these recommended steps:
1. When work has been completed, clean the tooI to allow smooth functioning of the
tool over time.
2. Use clean damp cloths to wipe the tool.
3. Check the state of all electrical cables.
4. Keep the motor air openings free from oil, grease and sawdust or woodchips and
store tooI in a dry place.
5. Be certain that all moving parts are welt lubricated, particularly after lengthy
exposure to damp and/or dirty conditions.
CHANGINGTHE
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A CAUTION: ALWAYS make sure the spindle lock button is released so
the blade can rotate freely. MAKE SURE that the locking pin is loose and that
the saw head moves freely up and down. ENSURE that all clamps and locks
are tightly in place and that there is no excessive play in any parts.
BLADE (Fig. 21)
WARNING:
To prevent personal injury, ALWAYS disconnect the plug
from power source BEFORE assembling parts, making adjustments or
changing blades.
AWARNING:
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Unplug your miter saw before
performing any maintenance. Failure to unplug
the saw could result in accidental starting
causing possible serious personal injury.
BE SURE to
Wipe the flanges and arbor
to remove dust and debris.
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Open the laser battery compartment (Fig. 22)
2. Remove the two worn batteries. Before replacing the
batteries, thoroughly clean the battery compartment.
Use a soft dry paintbrush or similar device to remove
all sawdust and debris.
1.
1. Raise the saw arm.
5. Lift and hold up the lower blade
guard.
6. Remove the outer blade flange.
7. Remove blade from arbor.
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CHANGING THE LASER BATTERIES (Fig. 22)
wear protective work gloves
while handling a saw blade.
The blade can injure
unprotected hands.
2. Use Phillips screwdriver, loosen
but do not remove screw on the
arbor screw guard by turning
counterclockwise.
3. Rotate arbor guard to expose
the arbor.
4. Press and hold arbor lock
button while loosening and
removing the left-hand-thread
arbor screw by turning
clockwise with the wrench
included.
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correct (see the mark stamped on battery compartment). Replace the battery cover.
Arbor Screw
Guard
inner
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(Fig. 23, 24)
FOUtnge Flange
A/rbor"T
Screw /
Blade
NOTE: Replace with two AAA batteries that have
OF CARBON BRUSHES
The factory installed carbon brushes in the motor
assembly will last for approximately 50 hours of
running time, or 10,000 ON/OFF cycles.
Replacement brush sets are available through
Sears Parts and Repair Centers.
a
rating of 1.5 volts.
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Fig. 23
Plastic
Cap
1. First unplug the saw before inspecting or replacing
brushes.
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2. Replace both carbon brushes when either has
less than 1/4-in. length of carbon remaining, or if the spring or wire is damaged or
burned.
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OF CARBON BRUSHES cont.
3. Using a slotted screwdriver, remove the black
plastic cap on each side of the motor housing
(Fig. 23), and carefully withdraw the
spring-loaded brush assemblies. Keep brushes
clean and sliding freely in their guide channels.
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Ears
PROBLEM
PROBLEM CAUSE
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NOTE:way
To they
reinstall
theout,
same
brushes,
make
sure theperiod,
brushes
came
This
will avoid
a break-in
Brush
Opening /
Brake does
not stop blade
within 6
seconds.
Motor brushes not sealed or
lightly sticking,
Inspect/clean/replace
brushes.
"See MAINTENANCE
Motor brake overheated from
use of defective or wrong size
blade or rapid ON/OFF cycling.
Use a recommended blade.
Arbor bolt loose.
Retighten.
Fuse.
Check time delay fuse or
circuit breaker.
Brush worn.
Replace brushes.
"See MAINTENANCE
section."
Replace brushes.
"See MAINTENANCE
section."
go back in the
4. Insert new brush assemblies into guide channels, with the carbon part going in
first, being certain to fit the two metal "ears" into their slots in the channel (Fig. 24).
5. Remember to replace both end caps after inspecting or servicing brushes. Tighten
the caps snugly, but do not over-tighten.
The saw should be allowed to "RUN IN"
(run at no-load without a blade) for 5 minutes before use, to seat the new brushes
properly.
Motor does not
start,
LOCKTHETRGGERSWTCH
ONHOLDTHETRGGEBSWTCH
ON
Lk--WARNING:
HAND ONLY!
WHILE "RUNNING
IN", DO NOT TIE, TAPE, OR OTHERWISE
LOWER BLADE GUARD
Z_WARNING:
DO NOT use the saw without the lower blade guard. The
lower blade guard is attached to the saw for your protection.
Should the
lower blade guard become damaged, do not use the saw until the damaged
guard has been replaced. Check the lower blade guard regularly, making
certain that it is in proper working order.
Z_ CAUTION: When cleaning the lower blade guard, unplug the saw from
the power source
receptacle
to avoid unexpected
startup.
SAWDUST
Periodically, sawdust will accumulate under the worktable and base. This could cause
difficulty in the movement of the worktable when setting up a miter cut. Frequently
blow out or vacuum up the sawdust.
or when blowing dust, If operation is
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_ WARNING:
wear safety goggles or safety glasses with side
also wear Always
a dust mask,
LUBRICATION
All the motor bearings in this tool are lubricated with a sufficient amount of high-grade
lubricant for the life of the unit, under normal operating conditions; therefore, no
further lubrication is required.
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section."
Brush sparks
excessively
when switch
released.
Brush worn / damaged.
Blade hits table
Misalignment.
"See ADJUSTMENT section."
Angle of cut
inaccurate
Miter table unlocked.
Use miter table locking lever
"See ADJUSTMENT section."
Too much sawdust under table.
Vacuum or blow out dust.
WEAR EYE PROTECTION!
Parts failure.
Contact Sears Service Center.
Pivot spring not replaced
properly after service.
Contact Sears Service Center.
Sawdust buildup.
Clean and lubricate
moving parts.
Improper operation.
"See OPERATION section."
Dull blade.
Replace or sharpen blade.
Improper blade.
Replace blade.
Warped blade.
Replace blade.
Saw blade damaged.
Replace blade.
Saw blade loosened.
Tighten arbor bolt.
Cutting arm
cannot fully
raise or blade
guard cannot
fully close.
NOTE: Do not use solvents on the guard, as they may cause any plastic
parts to become "cloudy"
or brittle.
shields during power tool operations,
SUGGESTED
CORRECTIVE ACTION
Carbon Brush
Blade binds,
jams, burns
wood
Saw vibrates
or shakes
Contact Sears Service Center when the problems remain unsolved after the
above checks.
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Your Home
For repair-in
your home-of
all major brand appliances,
lawn and garden equipment, or heating and cooling system,
no matter who made it, no matter who sold it!
For the replacement parts, accessories and
owner's manuals that you need to do-it-yourself.
For Sears professional installation of home appliances
and items like garage door openers and water heaters.
1-800-4-MY-HOME
®
(1-800-469-4663)
Call anytime, day or night (U.S.A. and Canada)
www.sears,com
www, sears,ca
Our Home
For repair of carry-in
and electronic,
items like vacuums,
lawn equipment,
call or go on-line for the location of your nearest
Sears Parts & Repair Center.
1-800-488-1222
Call anytime, day or night (U.S.A. only)
www, sears.corn
To purchase a protection agreement (U.S.A.)
or maintenance agreement (Canada) on a product serviced by Sears:
1-800-827-6655
(U.S.A.)
1-800-361-8685
(Canada)
Para pedir servicio de reparaci6n
Au Canada pour service en frangais:
a domicilio, y para ordenar piezas:
1-800-LE-FOYER
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(1-800-533-6937)
1-888-SU-HOGAR
®
(1-888-784-6427)
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