specially designed to filter out microscopic
Observe the relevant guidelines for your material,
staff, application and place of application (e.g.
occupational health and safety regulations,
Collect the generated particles at the source, avoid
deposits in the surrounding area.
Use suitable accessories for special work (see
chapter 9.), thus less particles enter the
environment in an uncontrolled manner.
Use a suitable extraction unit.
Reduce dust exposure with the following measures:
- Do not direct the escaping particles and the
exhaust air stream at yourself or nearby persons
or on dust deposits.
- Use an extraction unit and/or air purifiers
- Ensure good ventilation of the workplace and
keep clean using a vacuum cleaner Sweeping or
blowing stirs up dust
- Vacuum or wash the protective clothing Do not
blow, beat or brush
See page 3.
1 Additional handle
2 Tool lock
3 SDS chuck
4 Depth stop
5 Switch button (for changing the operating
7 Carrying strap
8 Eyelet for securing the carrying strap
9 Rotation selector switch
12 Capacity indicator button
13 Capacity and signal indicator
14 Battery pack
15 LED lights
16 Battery pack release button
6.1 Assembly of the additional handle
For safety reasons, always use the additional
Open the clamping ring by turning the additional
handle (1) counter-clockwise. Push the additional
handle onto the collar of the machine. Insert the
depth stop (4). Securely tighten the additional
handle at the angle required for the application.
6.2 Battery pack
Charge the battery pack (14) before use.
If performance diminishes, recharge the battery
The ideal storage temperature is between 10°C and
Li-Ion battery packs "Li-Power" have a capacity and
signal indicator (13):
- Press the button (12), the LEDs indicate the
- If one LED is flashing, the battery pack is almost
flat and must be recharged.
6.3 Removing and inserting the battery pack
Removal: Press the battery pack release button
(16) and pull the battery pack (14) forwards .
To insert: Slide the battery pack (14) in until it
6.4 Carrying strap
If necessary, hang the hook on the Metabo carrying
strap (7) on the eyelet (8). Set the carrying strap (7)
to the desired length.
To prevent unintentional start-up, move the
rotation selector switch (9) to centre position
(transporting safety device).
Never carry with a tool
The machine must only be carried with the
Metabo carrying strap (7) across chest and
back (illustration a, page 2). Hold the machine
The machine must NOT be carried with the carrying
strap (7) around your neck (illustration b, page 2).
7.1 The machine's multifunctional
If the machine switches off automatically, the
machine electronics have activated automatic
protection mode. A warning signal sounds
(continuous beeping). The beeping stops after a
maximum of 30 seconds or when the trigger (10) is
In spite of this protective function, overloading
is still possible with certain applications and
can result in damage to the machine.
Causes and remedies:
Battery pack almost flat
: (the electronics
prevent the battery pack form discharging totally
and avoid irreparable damage).
If one LED is flashing, the battery pack is almost
flat. (15) If necessary, press the (12) button and
check the LEDs (13) to see the charge level. If
the battery pack is almost flat, it must be
2. Long continuous overloading of the machine will
Leave the machine or battery pack to cool.
Note: If the battery pack feels very warm, the
pack will cool more quickly in an "AIR COOLED"