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Gas Fuel Cell Safety Information

Read and understand the instruction manual.
Read and understand the instruction manual.

Improper and unsafe use of a gas nailer/fuel cell may result in serious injury.

Please read the owner's manual attached to the product thoroughly before using any gas nailer/fuel cell.

For a downloadable pdf version of an owner's manual, please see your tool's product page.

Be aware of explosive and fire hazard.
Be aware of explosion and fire hazards.

Fuel cell is an aerosol dispenser with flammable contents under pressure. Failure to follow instructions may result in EXPLOSION OR FIRE.

Store properly.
Store properly - keep away from temperature over 120 degrees.

Keep away from temperature over 120°F(5°C).

Do not store above 120°F(5°C).

Store properly - avoid direct sunlight. Keep the fuel cell away from direct sunlight.
Store properly - keep away from vehicle interior. Keep the fuel cell away from a vehicle interior.
Store properly - keep away from open flame. Do not expose to an open flame or sparks.
Store properly - keep away from children.

Keep out of the reach of children.

Store properly - store in well-ventilated area.

Store in well-ventilated area.

Use properly - keep away from flammable liquids.

Never use in presence of flammable liquids or gases. Do not use near flames or spray on heated surfaces. Keep away from ignition sources.

Use properly - no smoking.

Do not smoke when handling the fuel cell.

Use properly - use only outside.

Do not smoke when handling the fuel cell.

Dispose of properly.
Dispose of properly.

Pressured container and the propellant will remain in the fuel cell.

Do not damage, pierce, puncture, burn or open the fuel cell,even after use.

Dispose of according to local regulations for aerosol products.Do not refill, reclaim or recycle the fuel cell.

Be aware of bodily hazards.
Be aware of bodily hazards.

Do not inhale its contents.

Vaporizing gases cause extreme cold.

Fluid gases might cause injuries when getting in touch with skin or eyes.

Read and understand the instruction manual.
Read and understand the instruction manual.

Improper and unsafe use of a gas nailer/fuel cell may result in serious injury.