VERTO petrol grass cutter – operation and maintenance

Petrol grass cutter is a great complimentary tool to petrol lawn mower. Please read the instruction manual included with the set to use this tool for a long time and to full extent of possibilities. Below is the collection of few most important hints for correct use and maintenance of this tool.

When using a petrol grass cutter, the first place is for the safety, of the operator and bystanders alike. Before starting to cut, the workplace surface needs to be properly prepared. It is necessary to remove all objects (e.g. stones, branches, bottles etc.) that may be projected away by rotating cutting piece or that may get jammed in the device (e.g. wires, ropes).

Petrol grass cutter operator should wear protective clothes: long trousers, long sleeve blouse and sturdy shoes. Protective glasses are also required, and additionally dedicated earmuff protectors are recommended. When working with the VERTO petrol grass cutter remember to maintain sufficient distance from bystanders, minimum 15 metres. Never start the engine without cutting piece cover installed. Use of improper or damaged covers may cause serious body injuries.

When using a petrol grass cutter, the first place is for the safety, of the operator and bystanders alike. Before starting to cut, the workplace surface needs to be properly prepared. It is necessary to remove all objects (e.g. stones, branches, bottles etc.) that may be projected away by rotating cutting piece or that may get jammed in the device (e.g. wires, ropes). Petrol grass cutter operator should wear protective clothes: long trousers, long sleeve blouse and sturdy shoes. Protective glasses are also required, and additionally dedicated earmuff protectors are recommended. When working with the VERTO petrol grass cutter remember to maintain sufficient distance from bystanders, minimum 15 metres. Never start the engine without cutting piece cover installed. Use of improper or damaged covers may cause serious body injuries.

Czyszczenie okolic głowicy z trawy

PetrolTwo-strokeengines oill
1 litre40 ml
2 litres80 ml
5 litres200 ml

You should not mix the petrol and oil directly in the grass cutter fuel tank, as this may cause damage to the device. Use the included canister to prepare the fuel blend. Firstly, pour the right amount of oil into the canister, then add exactly measured amount of petrol, plug the canister and mix thoroughly. Only after doing so you can refill the device fuel tank with prepared fuel blend.

Also make sure the cutting pieces are properly attached to the grass cutter before starting to work. Incorrectly wound cutting line or incorrect equipment will increase vibrations during use, or even injuries in the worst case.

After doing the abovementioned actions you can proceed with cutting. Use the petrol grass cutter only when the grass is dry. If the terrain is overgrown with high grass, cut gradually by layers, to avoid damaging the cutting pieces and to avoid overloading the device. Keep the device away from hard objects and cultivated plants. Once the work is finished, it is a good practice to regularly clean the grass cutter from dust, traces of exhaust gases and fuel, grass residues on the cover and installed cutting piece. Clean the VERTO petrol grass cutter with brush or delicate cloth, do not use water, cleaning liquids or solvents.

Regular inspections and maintenance are necessary in season, this will improve the tool lifetime. The most important are as follows:

  • air filter check and cleaning

Dirty air filter reduces power of combustion engine and causes increased fuel consumption. Clean the air filter after each 5 hours of the grass cutter operation.

  •  fuel filter check and periodic replacement

Be careful during fuel filter installation or replacement to prevent contaminations from getting into the suction line.

  •  spark plug condition check and replacement

When replacement is necessary, replace worn out spark plug with new one recommended by the manufacturer. When checking the spark plug condition, you can use a wire brush to clean carbon deposit from its electrode.

Czyszczenie świecyWhen the season ends, prepare the tool for storage. Store the VERTO petrol grass cutter preferably in a dry room, vertically or horizontally so the fuel plug points upwards. You can also hang the tool on a hanger in a shed or a garage. Before putting the grass cutter away for winter, make sure to empty the fuel tank completely and start the engine, then allow it to work until it stops of lack of fuel. Next remove spark plug boot and clean the device thoroughly. Now the petrol grass cutter is prepared to put aside for the winter. When the new season starts, prepare the tool for work: prepare new fuel blend, clean air filters that got dusted during the winter, and check all the pieces making sure the cutting parts are in good condition.

VERTO petrol grass cutter is an indispensible tool used for green areas maintenance. Follow abovementioned hints and instructions to operate this tool safely and efficiently and make any garden look just beautiful.

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