GWC1820PC | Black&Decker GWC1820PC BLOWER VAC Type 2 instruction manual

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GWC1815
GWC1820PC
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1
GWC1815
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2
GWC1820PC
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2
25
24
A
B
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C
GWC1815
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D
GWC1820PC
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3
GWC1815
GWC1820PC
F1
G
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GWC1820PC
F2
(Original instructions)
Intended use
Your BLACK+DECKER GWC1815 and GWC1820PC blower
have been designed for leaf clearing. This appliance is
intended for consumer use only.
Safety instructions
Warning! When using mains-powered/
cordless appliances, basic safety precautions, including the following, should
always be followed to reduce the risk of
fire, electric shock, personal injury and
material damage.
u Read all of this manual carefully before
operating the appliance.
u The intended use is described in this
manual. The use of any accessory
or attachment or the performance
of any operation with this appliance
other than those recommended in this
instruction manual may present a risk
of personal injury.
u Retain this manual for future reference.
Using your appliance
Always take care when using the appliance.
u Always use safety glasses or goggles.
u Never allow children or people unfamiliar with the instructions to use the
appliance.
u Do not allow children or animals to
come near the work area or to touch
the appliance or power supply cord.
u Close supervision is necessary when
the appliance is used near children.
u This appliance is not intended for use
by young or infirm persons without
supervision.
u This appliance is not to be used as a
toy.
u Only use the appliance in daylight or
good artificial light.
u Use in a dry location only. Do not allow
the appliance to become wet.
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using the appliance in bad
weather conditions, especially when
there is a risk of lightning.
u Do not immerse the appliance in water.
u Do not open the body casing. There
are not user-serviceable parts inside.
u Do not operate the appliance in
explosive atmospheres, such as in the
presence of flammable liquids, gases
or dust.
u The appliance is only to be used with
the power supply unit provided with the
appliance.
u
Avoid
Residual risks.
Additional residual risks may arise when
using the tool which may not be included
in the enclosed safety warnings.
These risks can arise from misuse, prolonged use etc.
Even with the application of the relevant
safety regulations and the implementation of safety devices, certain residual
risks can not be avoided. These include:
u Injuries caused by touching any rotating/moving parts.
u Injuries caused when changing any
parts, blades or accessories.
u Injuries caused by prolonged use
of a tool. When using any tool for
prolonged periods ensure you take
regular breaks.
u Impairment of hearing.
u Health hazards caused by breathing
dust developed when using your tool
(example:- working with wood, especially oak, beech and MDF.)
After use
u
When
not in use, the appliance should
be stored in a dry, well ventilated place
out of reach of children.
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should not have access to
stored appliances.
u When the appliance is stored or transported in a vehicle it should be placed
in the boot or restrained to prevent
movement following sudden changes
in speed or direction.
not place the inlet or outlet of
the vacuum near eyes or ears when
operating. Never blow debris in the
direction of bystanders.
u Do not use in the rain or leave outdoors while it is raining.
u Do not cross gravel paths or roads
whilst your product is switched. Walk,
never run.
Inspection and repairs
u Do not place your unit down on gravel
u Before use, check the appliance for
while it is switched on.
damaged or defective parts. Check for
breakage of parts and any other condi- u Always be sure of your footing, particularly on slopes. Do not overreach and
tions that may affect its operation.
keep your balance at all times.
u Do not use the appliance if any part is
u Do not place any objects into the
damaged or defective.
openings. Never use if the openings
u Have any damaged or defective parts
are blocked - keep free of hair, lint,
repaired or replaced by an authorised
dust and anything that may reduce the
repair agent.
airflow.
u Never attempt to remove or replace
any parts other than those specified in Warning! Always use your product in
this manual.
the manner outlined in this manual. Your
Additional safety instructions for product is designed to be used in an
upright mode and if it is used in any other
blowers
way it may result in injury. Never run your
The intended use is described in this
product whilst lying on it’s side or upside
manual. The use of any accessory or
attachment or performance of any opera- down.
tion with this appliance other than those
u The operator or user is responsible for
recommended in this instruction manual
accidents or hazards occurring to other
can present a risk of personal injury and/
people or their property.
or damage to property.
u Do not use solvents or cleaning fluids
u To protect your feet and legs while
to clean your product. Use a blunt
operating the appliance, always wear
scraper to remove grass and dirt.
heavy duty footwear and long trousers.
u Always switch off your product, allow
u Check the collection bag frequently for
the fan to stop and remove the battery
wear or deterioration.
when:
u Replacement fans are available from a
u You leave your product unattended.
Black & Decker service agent. Use on
u Clearing a blockage.
Black & Decker recommended spare
u Checking, adjusting, cleaning or
parts and accessories.
working on your product.
u If the appliance starts to vibrate
abnormally.
u
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Children
(Original instructions)
u
Do
(Original instructions)
u
Keep
all nuts bolts and screws tight to
make sure that the appliance is in a
safe working condition.
Safety of others
Chargers
your BLACK+DECKER charger
only to charge the battery in the tool
with which it was supplied. Other batteries could burst, causing personal
injury and damage.
u Never attempt to charge non-rechargeable batteries.
u Have defective cords replaced immediately.
u Do not expose the charger to water.
u Do not open the charger.
u Do not probe the charger.
u
Use
appliance can be used by children
aged from 8 years and above and
persons with reduced physical, sensory or mental capabilities or lack of
experience and knowledge if they have
been given supervision or instruction
concerning use of the appliance in a
safe way and understand the hazards
involved. Children shall not play with
the appliance. Cleaning and user
The charger is intended for
maintenance shall not be made by
$ indoor use only.
children without supervision.
Read the instruction manual
u Children should be supervised to
before use.
ensure that they do not play with the
appliance.
Electrical safety
Your charger is double insutherefore no earth wire is
Additional safety instructions for # lated;
required. Always check that the
batteries and chargers
mains voltage corresponds to the
voltage on the rating plate. Never
Batteries
attempt to replace the charger
u Never attempt to open for any reason.
unit with a regular mains plug.
u Do not expose the battery to water.
uIf the supply cord is damaged, it must
u Do not store in locations where the
be replaced by the manufacturer or an
temperature may exceed 40 °C.
authorised BLACK+DECKER Service
u Charge only at ambient temperatures
Centre in order to avoid a hazard.
between 10 °C and 40 °C.
Labels on appliance
The following warning symbols are found on the appliance
u Charge only using the charger proalong with the date code:
vided with the tool.
u When disposing of batteries, follow
Read the manual prior to operation.
the instructions given in the section
"Protecting the environment".
u
This
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Wear safety glasses or goggles when operating
this appliance.
Wear suitable ear protectors when operating this
appliance.
Always remove the battery from the appliance
before performing any cleaning or maintenance .
from the cutting area.
Do not expose the appliance to rain or high
humidity.
Directive 2000/14/EC guaranteed sound power.
Features
This appliance includes some or all of the following features.
1. On / Off Switch
2. Tube
3. Power command button (GWC1820PC Only).
Tube assembly
Note: Ensure the sweeper is switched off and the battery is
removed before attaching or removing the sweeper tube. The
tube must be assembled to the housing before use.
u To attach the tube to the sweeper, line up the tube with the
sweeper housing as shown in Figure A.
u Push the tube into the sweeper housing until the lock button (4) engages the lock hole (5) in the tube.
Hold the sweeper with one hand as shown in Figure D and
sweep from side to side with the nozzle several inches
above the ground. Slowly advance keeping the accumulated pile of debris in front of you.
Switching on and off
Warning!
switching on.
Warning! Do not point unit discharge at self or bystanders.
u To switch the sweeper on, slide the on/off switch forward
as shown in Figure E1 and E2.
u To switch the sweeper off, slide the on/off switch back as
shown in Figure F1 and F2.
POWERCOMMAND feature
The POWERCOMMAND feature (3) is located on the
GWC1820PC tool handle as shown in Figure G. It allows you
to optimise the tools performance and boost the power as
needed.
u Switch the blower on.
u To activate the “Boost” mode, press and hold the
POWERCOMMAND button down.
u To deactivate the “Boost” mode, release the
POWERCOMMAND button.
u Operate in “Normal” mode for most sweeping needs.
(Longer runtime will be achieved.)
u Activate “Boost” mode as needed to clear heavy or wet
debris.
Troubleshooting
Problem
Possible cause
Possible solution
Unit will not start.
Battery not installed
properly.
Check battery
installation.
Battery not charged.
Check battery
charging requirements.
Battery not inserted into
charger.
Insert battery into
charger until green
LED appears.
Charger not plugged in.
Plug charger into a
working outlet. Refer
to “Important Charging
Notes” for more details.
Battery will not charge.
To install battery pack
u
Insert battery pack into tool until an audible click is heard
as shown in Figure B. Make sure battery pack is fully
seated and fully latched into position.
Check current at
receptacle by plugging
in a lamp or other
appliance.
Check to see if
receptacle is
connected to a light
switch which turns
power off when you
turn out the lights.
To remove battery pack
u
Depress the battery release button (6) in the back of the
battery pack and pull battery pack out of tool assembly as
shown in Figure C.
Operation
Warning!
the operation is dusty. Use of gloves, long pants and substantial footwear is recommended. Keep long hair and loose clothing away from openings and moving parts. THIS SWEEPER
IS FOR HOUSEHOLD USE ONLY.
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Surrounding air
temperature too hot or
too cold.
Move charger and
tool to a surrounding
air temperature of
above 40 degree F
(4.5°C) or below 105
degree F (+40.5°C).
(Original instructions)
Protecting the environment
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Separate collection. Products and batteries
marked with this symbol must not be disposed of
with normal household waste.
Products and batteries contain materials that can be
recovered or recycled reducing the demand for raw materials.
Please recycle electrical products and batteries according to
local provisions.
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Hand/arm weighted vibration value according to
EN 50636-2-91:
= < 2,5 m/s , uncertainty (K) = 1,5 m/s2.
2
L (sound pressure) 72 dB(A)
PA
uncertainty (K) = 2,8 dB(A)
Batteries
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At the end of their useful life, discard batteries with
due care for our environment:
Run the battery down completely, then remove it from the
tool.
NiCd, NiMH and Li-Ion batteries are recyclable. Place
the battery(s) in a suitable packaging to ensure that the
terminals cannot be short-circuited. Take them to any
authorised repair agent or a local recycling station.
Do not short-circuit the battery terminals.
in a risk of personal injury or an Explosion.
Technical data
GWC1815
Input Voltage
V
18
No-Load Speed
rpm
12500
Weight
kg
1.7
Voltage
V
18
Capacity
Ah
1.5
Type
Li-Ion
Input Voltage
V
18
No-Load Speed
rpm
10,000 - 12,500
Weight
kg
1.7
Voltage
V
18
Capacity
Ah
2
Type
Li-Ion
AC
Battery
BL1518
DC
GWC1820PC
AC
Battery
BL2018
DC
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Australia & New Zealand
Stanley Black & Decker
www.blackanddecker.com.au
www.blackanddecker.co.nz
Tel.1800 338 002 (Aust) or Tel. 0800 339 258 (NZ)
90640421
06/2016
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