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Always mention the above model number when com mu ni -
cat ing with us regarding battery pack.
Use battery pack for Ryobi Cordless products only. Refer to
the Operator’s Manual provided with product.
This battery pack requires 1 hour of charging time to be
For best results, your battery should be charged in a
location where the temperature is more than 50°F but
less than 100°F. Do not store outside or in vehicles.
Under extreme usage or temperature conditions, bat-
tery leakage may occur. If liquid comes in contact with
your skin, wash immediately with soap and water, then
neutralize with lemon juice or vinegar. If liquid gets
into your eyes, flush them with clean water for at least
10 minutes, then seek immediate medical attention.
Following this rule will reduce the risk of serious personal
Save these instructions.
Refer to them frequently
and use them to instruct others who may use this
tool. If you loan someone this tool, loan them these
instructions also to prevent misuse of the product and
READ AND UNDERSTAND ALL IN STRUC TIONS
ure to fol low all instructions listed below, may result in
elec tric shock, fire and/or serious per son al in ju ry.
When battery pack is not in use, keep it away from oth-
er metal objects like: paper clips, coins, keys, nails,
screws, or other small metal objects that can make
a connection from one terminal to another.
the battery terminals together may cause sparks, burns,
or a fire.
Do not place battery tools or their batteries near fire
This will reduce the risk of explosion and possibly
Never use a battery that has been dropped or
received a sharp blow.
A damaged battery is subject to
explosion. Properly dispose of a dropped or damaged
Batteries vent hydrogen gas and 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 open flame. An
exploded battery can propel debris and chemicals. If
exposed, flush with water immediately.
Do not charge battery in a damp or wet
Following this rule will reduce the risk of electric
CHARGING THE BATTERY PACK
Battery packs are shipped in a low charge condition to prevent
possible problems. Therefore, you should charge them until
the green LED on the front of the charger comes on.
Batteries will not reach full charge the first time they
are charged. Allow several cycles (operation followed by
recharging) for them to become fully charged.
CHARGING A COOL BATTERY PACK
If battery pack is within normal temperature range, the red
LED on charger will come on.
If the charger does not charge the battery pack
under normal circumstances, return both the battery pack
and charger to your nearest
Ryobi Authorized Service Cen ter
for electrical check.
Charge the battery pack only with a recommended
Make sure the power supply is normal household
120 volts, 60 Hz, AC only
Connect the charger to the power supply.
Place the battery pack in the charger aligning raised rib
on the battery pack with the groove in the charger.
Press down on the battery pack to be sure contacts on
the battery pack engage properly with contacts in the
Normally the red LED on charger will come on. This
indicates the charger is in fast charging mode.
Red LED should remain on for approximately 1 hour
then the green LED will come on. Green LED on
indicates battery pack is fully charged and charger is
in maintenance charge mode.