Whilst this is a photo copy, and some of the pages are a little askew, it was all readable and intact. A real bonus finding an old manual for a classic piece of kit that no other site had.
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Text excerpt from page 9 (click to view)
2 Throttle lock 4 Right hand guard
Make sure the throttle control is locked at the idle setting when you release the throttle lock.
Check that the right hand guard is not damaged and that there are no visible defects, such as cracks.
Press the throttle lock and make sure it returns to its original position when you release it.
5 Vibration damping system
Regularly check the vibration damping units for cracks or deformation 3 Check that the throttle control and throttle lock move freely and that the return springs work properly.
Make sure the vibration damping units are securely attached to the engine unit and handles.
Start the saw and apply full throttle. Release the throttle control and check that the chain stops and remains stationary. If the chain rotates when the throttle is on idle setting you should check the carburettor idle adjustment. See the section on â€¯Maintenanceâ€¯.
6 Stop switch
3 Chain catcher
Start the engine and make sure the engine stops when you move the stop switch to the stop setting.
Check that the CHAIN CATCHER is not damaged and is firmly attached to the body of the saw.