56 VOLT LITHIUM-ION CORDLESS BACKPACK BLOWER — LB6000E10
◾ Use safety equipment. Always wear eye protection.
Dust mask, non-skid safety shoes, hard hat, or hearing
protection must be used for appropriate conditions.
◾ Do not use on a ladder, rooftop, tree, or other
unstable support. Stable footing on a solid surface
enables better control of the blower in unexpected
◾ Always take care of your feet, children, or pets around you
when removing the battery pack from blower. Serious
injury could result if the battery pack falls. NEVER
remove the battery pack when in a high position.
◾ Do not use the blower if switch does not turn it
on or off. A blower that cannot be controlled with the
switch is dangerous and must be repaired.
◾ Disconnect the battery pack from the blower
before making any adjustments, changing
accessories, or storing the blower. Such preventive
safety measures reduce the risk of starting the blower
◾ Turn off all controls before removing the battery.
◾ DO NOT attempt to clear clogs from the unit without
ﬁrst removing the battery.
◾ Check for misalignment or binding of moving parts,
breakage of parts, and any other condition that may
affect the blower’s operation. If damaged, have the
blower serviced before using. Many accidents are
caused by poorly maintained blowers.
◾ Keep the blower and its handle dry, clean and free
from oil and grease. Always use a clean cloth when
cleaning. Never use brake ﬂuids, gasoline, petroleum-
based products, or any strong solvents to clean your
blower. Following this rule will reduce the risk of loss of
control and deterioration of the enclosure plastic.
◾ Always wear safety glasses with side shields.
Everyday glasses have only impact resistant lenses.
They are NOT safety glasses. Following this rule will
reduce the risk of eye injury.
◾ Protect your lungs. Wear a face or dust mask if the
operation is dusty. Following this rule will reduce the
risk of serious personal injury.
◾ Protect your hearing. Wear hearing protection
during extended periods of operation. Following this
rule will reduce the risk of serious personal injury.
◾ Battery powered blowers do not have to be
plugged into an electrical outlet; therefore, they
are always in operating condition. Be aware of
possible hazards when not using your battery
powered blower or when changing accessories.
Following this rule will reduce the risk of electric
shock, ﬁre, or serious personal injury.
◾ Wear heavy long trousers, long sleeves, boots, and
gloves. Avoid loose garments or jewelry that could get
caught in moving parts of the machine or its motor.
◾ Do not operate the equipment while barefoot
or when wearing sandals or similar lightweight
footwear. Wear protective footwear that will protect
your feet and improve your footing on slippery
◾ Batteries can explode in the presence of a source
of ignition, such as a pilot light. To reduce the risk of
serious personal injury, never use any cordless product
in the presence of an open ﬂame. An exploded battery
can propel debris and chemicals. If exposed, ﬂush with
◾ Keep rm footing and balance. Do not overreach.
Overreaching can result in loss of balance.
◾ Check the work area before each use. Remove all
objects such as rocks, broken glass, nails, wire, or
string which can be thrown by or become entangled in
◾ Do not point the blower tube in the direction of
people or pets.
◾ Never run the unit without the proper equipment
attached. Always ensure that the blower tube is installed.
◾ When not in use, the blower should be stored
indoors in a dry, secure place out of the reach of
◾ Keep all bystanders, children, and pets at least
◾ Blower service must be performed only by
qualied repair personnel. Service or maintenance
performed by unqualiﬁed personnel may result in a risk
◾ When servicing a blower, 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 shock or injury.
◾ Never use the blower near res or hot ashes. Use
near ﬁres or ashes can spread ﬁres and result in
serious injury and/or property damage.
◾ Never use blower to spread chemicals, fertilizers,
or any other toxic substances. Spreading these
substances could result in serious injury to the operator or
◾ Never place the blower on any surface, except a
hard, clean surface when the motor is running.
Gravel, sand, and other debris can be picked up by
the air inlet and thrown at the operator or bystanders,
causing possible serious injuries.