Harbor Freight Tools 12 in. Cast Iron Dutch Oven Product manual

12” CAST IRON COOKING POT
44705
OPERATING INSTRUCTIONS
Specifications
ITEM
Pot Dimensions
Overall Diameter
Pot Capacity
Carrier Handle
Oven Legs (3)
Finish
Weight
DESCRIPTION
12” Dia. x 5” Deep
14”
6 Qts.
Steel, 4mm Dia.
2”
Natural Cast Iron
20.15 Lbs.
Safety Warnings and Precautions
WARNING: When using this product, basic safety precautions should always
be followed to reduce the risk of personal injury and damage to equipment.
Read all instructions before using this product!
1.
Do not let children handle this product.
2.
Use the right product for the job. There are certain applications for which
this product was designed. Do not modify this product and do not use this
product for a purpose for which it was not intended.
3.
Maintain product with care. Keep cookware clean and dry when not in
use, and follow instructions for seasoning to insure best performance.
4.
Do not operate product if under the influence of alcohol or drugs. Read
warning labels on prescriptions to determine if your judgment or reflexes are
impaired while taking drugs.
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Read this material before using this product. Failure to do so can result in
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Copyright© 2001 by Harbor Freight Tools®. All rights reserved. No portion of this
manual or any artwork contained herein may be reproduced in any shape or form
without the express written consent of Harbor Freight Tools. Diagrams within this
manual may not be drawn proportionally. Due to continuing improvements, actual
product may differ slightly from the product described herein. Tools required for
assembly and service may not be included.
For technical questions or replacement parts, please call 1-800-444-3353.
Revised Manual 09j
Operation
1.
Wipe down the cookware with a
clean cloth to remove any protective
coating used in the manufacturing
process. Also, wipe away any steel
filings that may have collected during
shipping. Next, wash the cookware
thoroughly with an anti- bacterial
soap and water. Dry the cookware
thoroughly.
2.
Always use potholders when cooking
with this product as the handles may
become extremely hot.
3.
Season this product according to
the steps listed at right to protect
the longevity and improve the
performance of your cookware.
Maintenance
1.
Do not store food in cast iron cookware.
Remove food from cookware as soon
as it is cooked.
2.
Store product in a dry, uncovered
place, especially if you live in a humid
climate.
3.
If rust spots occur, scour rusty areas
with steel wool. Repeat seasoning
process.
4.
If food tastes metallic or appears
black after cooking, season cookware
again.
Seasoning
1.
Wash product thoroughly with
soap and hot water. Let dry.
2.
Rub vegetable oil or melted solid
vegetable shortening along the
inside and outside surfaces of
your cookware.
3.
Place product upside-down inside
your oven and bake for one hour
at 350 degrees Fahrenheit. Line
the bottom rack of your oven with
aluminum foil to catch any oil
drippings, but be sure to keep a
fire extinguisher nearby in case a
flare-up should occur inside your
oven.
4.
Let the cookware cool slowly in
the oven.
5.
Keep your cookware uncovered
in a dry place when not in use.
Special Features
Your Cast Iron Cooking Pot features
a thick metal base which provides
superior heat dispersion, and a
convenient handle for easy carrying
from burner to burner.
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THAT HE OR SHE IS QUALIFIED TO REPLACE ANY PARTS OF THE PRODUCT. IN FACT,
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AND PARTS REPLACEMENTS SHOULD BE UNDERTAKEN BY CERTIFIED AND LICENSED
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ARISING OUT OF HIS OR HER REPAIRS TO THE ORIGINAL PRODUCT OR REPLACEMENT
PARTS THERETO, OR ARISING OUT OF HIS OR HER INSTALLATION OF REPLACEMENT
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