50CM PEDESTAL FAN G50CPF15 Instruction Manual Contents Guide to the Appliance 2 Caring for the Environment 3 Safety Information and Warnings 4 Assembly Instructions 7 Operation Instructions 8 Care and Maintenance 9 Technical Specifications 10 1 Guide to the Appliance 1 2 3 4 5 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. Fan blade Safety grille Speed settings Tilt control Adjustable height Round base 6 NOTE: Due to production improvements, the appliance may differ slightly from the diagram shown. Diagrams in this instruction manual are for reference only. 2 Caring for the Environment Responsible disposal of the packaging The packaging of your appliance has been selected from environmentally friendly materials and can usually be recycled. Please ensure these are disposed of correctly. Plastic wrapping can be a suffocation hazard for babies and young children, please ensure all packaging materials are out of reach and are safely disposed of. Please ensure they are offered for recycling rather than throwing these materials away. Responsible disposal of the appliance At the end of its working life, do not throw this appliance out with your household rubbish An environmentally friendly method of disposal will ensure that valuable raw materials can be recovered and used again. Electrical and electronic appliances contain materials and substances which, if handled or disposed of incorrectly, could be potentially hazardous on the environment and human health. Observe any local regulations regarding the disposal of electrical consumer goods and dispose of it appropriately for recycling. The plug must be rendered useless and the cable cur off directly behind the appliance or the machine to prevent misuse. 3 Safety Information and Warnings IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS READ CAREFULLY AND KEEP FOR FUTURE REFERENCE Read this manual thoroughly before first use, even if you are familiar with this type of product. The safety precautions enclosed herein reduce the risk of fire, electric shock and injury when correctly adhered to. Keep the manual in a safe place for future reference, along with the warranty card, purchase receipt and carton. If applicable, pass these instructions on to the next owner of the appliance. Always follow basic safety precautions and accident prevention measures when using an electrical appliance, including the following: Electrical safety and cord handling • Voltage: Make sure your outlet voltage and circuit frequency correspond to the voltage stated on the appliance rating label. • Water: To protect against fire and electric shock, do not immerse the cord, plug or the fan itself in water or other liquid, or expose the electrical connections to water. Ensure your hands are dry before handling the plug or switching on the appliance. Do not use the fan outdoors or on wet surfaces. Protect it from liquid spills. • Damage: Check the power cord regularly for visible damage. If the cord is damaged, it must be replaced by the manufacturer, its authorised service centres or appropriately qualified personnel in order to avoid any hazards. • WARNING! Do not pick up or operate the appliance if the power supply cord, plug or housing is damaged, or after it malfunctions or has been dropped or damaged in any manner. In case of damage, contact our after sales support line for advice. • Protect the power cord: • Do not operate the fan with the power cord coiled up; always fully unwind. • Do not twist or kink the cord or let it touch heated surfaces. • Do not put any stress on the cord where it connects to the product. • Never carry the fan by the cord. • Arrange the cord away from any traffic area so no one will trip over it. • Do not run the cord under carpeting or cover it with rugs or runners. • WARNING! No extension cord, no timer: Do not use this fan with an extension cord, plug adaptor, external timer or separate speed control device. • Connection: To insert the plug, grasp it firmly and guide it into outlet. • Disconnection: Unplug the appliance from the power outlet when it is not in use and before cleaning, servicing, moving or storing the appliance. Grasp the plug and remove it from the outlet, do not pull the cord when disconnecting. 4 Safety Information and Warnings • RCD: Unless your home is already fitted with a residual current device (safety switch), we recommend installing an RCD with a rated residual operating current not exceeding 30mA to provide additional safety protection when using electrical appliances. See your electrician for professional advice. Usage conditions and restrictions • Domestic use only: This appliance is intended for indoor household use only. It is not suitable for commercial, industrial or outdoor use. Do not use it for anything other than its intended purpose, and only use it as described in this manual. Any other use may cause fire, electric shock or injury. • Not a dryer: Do not use this fan as a dryer. • Attachments: The use of accessory attachments not recommended in this manual may cause hazards. • Liability: We assume no liability for any damages or personal injury caused by misuse of the product and/or failure to follow these instructions. • Usage restriction: This fan is not intended for use by persons (including children) with reduced physical, sensory or mental capabilities, or lack of experience and knowledge, unless they have been given supervision or instruction concerning use of the appliance by a person responsible for their safety. • Children: This fan is not a toy. Supervise young children to ensure they do not play with the fan. Close supervision is necessary when any appliance is used by or near children. Safe usage • Location: Place the fan on a dry, flat, stable surface to avoid overturning. • Keep the top clear: Do not place anything on top of fan. • Assembly: Do not operate the fan until fully assembled with all parts. • WARNING! DO NOT use the fan in the following areas: * Near an open flame or near other sources of high heat. * On a soft surface (such as carpet) or where it may tip over during use. * O utdoors or in areas of high humidity (such as in a bathroom), without suitable ventilation. * In areas where paint, petrol, etc. is stored and there is a risk of explosion or fire from flammable gases. * In a window. 5 Safety Information and Warnings • CAUTION! Avoid contact with moving parts. Never insert fingers, pencils or any other objects through the grilles when fan is running. Keep hair and loose clothing well away from the fan when it is in use. • Free airflow: Make sure nothing is blocking the airflow outlet and air intake grilles. 6 Assembly Instructions 1. Front grille 2. Fan blade 3. Rear grille 4. Switch box 5. Motor 6. Cap 7. U-shape tilt control 8. Front lock patch 9. Back lock patch 10. Inner pole 11. Height adjustment screw 12. Outer pole 13. Round base 14. Weight 15. Fastener 16. Locking screw 17. Safety screw 18. Safety nut 7 Assembly Assembly of of Your Your Pedestal Fan Pedestal Fan Know Know Your Your Fan Fan he purchase of your new he purchase of your new Your Pedestal Fan has been boxed unassembled to Pedestal Fan has been boxed unassembled to minimise packaging waste. Each part is designed to AssemblyYour Instructions minimise packaging waste. 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To turn off the Pedestal Fan, press the 0 button on speed setting. 9 Care and Maintenance Care and cleaning CAUTION! To avoid of electric shock, you MUST ALWAYS switch off and unplug the Fan before cleaning. • • • • • • • • • Turn the speed control to the 0 position and unplug the Pedestal Fan from the power outlet. Use only a soft, damp cloth to gently wipe the Fan and dry well. Do not immerse the Fan in water and never allow water to enter the motor housing. To clean the blades, disassemble the grilles first. Remove the front grille from the rear grille by untighten the screws. To remove the blades, pull from the motor spindle after remove the screws on the fan and motor shaft. Do not use harsh chemicals to clean the fan. Do not use this appliance with a programmer, timer, separate remote control system or any other device that switches the appliance on automatically. When you have finished using the fan at the end of the season, wipe off any dust to maintain it in good working order for the next season. Disassemble the front grille and remove the fan blade. Clean and store the fan in its original box in a safe, dry location, protected from dust. The appliance requires little maintenance and contains no user-serviceable parts inside. Do not attempt to take it apart, repair or modify it. Do not operate the fan if its power cord or plug is damaged, or when it is working abnormally. In case of damage or malfunction, or if the cord is damaged, have the unit repaired by trained personnel only, or contact the after sales support line for advice on repair or replacement. Proof of purchase To receive warranty retain receipt as proof of purchase. 10 Technical Specifications Specifications: Model: G50CPF15 Supply: 220-240VAC 50Hz Wattage: 120W Made in China Subject to technical change without notice. 11 M.E.W. 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