Morphy Richards Cocktail blender Owner`s manual

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FP402010 MUK Rev 3
Hand Blender Set
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** Applies to serrator blade only. See back of this instruction book for details.
*** Independently tested by CATRA using the International Standard Cutting Test System to ISO 8442.5 vs a standard plain
edge blade.
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Health and Safety
The use of any electrical appliance requires the following common sense safety rules.
Please read these instructions carefully before using the product.
• This appliance can be used by persons with reduced physical,
sensory or mental capabilites, or lack of experience and
knowledge, if they have been given supervision or instruction
concerning the use of the appliance in a safe way and understand
the hazards involved.
• Avoid touching moving parts. Keep hands, hair and clothing, and
utensils away from the attachment blades during operation, to
prevent personal injury and/or damage to the appliance.
• Always disconnect from the supply if it left unattended and before
assembling, dissembling or cleaning.
• Switch off the appliance and disconnect from supply before
changing accessories or approaching parts that move in use.
• Do not blend for longer than the time periods recommended in
‘Usage’ on page 5.
• Children shall not play with the appliance.
• This appliance shall not be used by children.
• Keep the appliance and cord out of reach of children.
In addition, we offer the following safety advice.
• Do not use outdoors or in a bathroom.
Other safety considerations
• Always locate your appliance away from the edge of the
• Do not use the appliance for anything other than it’s
intended purpose.
• Do not place the bowl used with the appliance on a
highly polished wooden surface as damage may occur to
the surface.
• WARNING: The blender blades are very sharp. Handle
with care when using and cleaning.
Mains cable
• Do not let the mains cable hang over the edge of the
worktop where a child could reach it.
• Do not let the lead run across an open space e.g.
between a low socket and a table.
• Do not let the cable run across a cooker or other hot area
which might damage the cable.
• The mains cable should reach from the socket to the
base unit without straining the connections.
• The power cord cannot be replaced. Contact Morphy
Richards for advice.
Personal safety
• Avoid touching moving parts. Keep hands, hair and
clothing, and utensils away from the attachment blades
during operation, to prevent personal injury and/or
damage to the appliance.
• Care shall be taken when handling the sharp cutting
blades, emptying the bowl and during cleaning.
Product specific safety
• Do not clean the attachments under running water while
they are in position.
• IMPORTANT: Allow hot liquids to cool before adding to
the blender, always ensure the lid is fitted correctly.
• Do not exceed maximum quantities listed on page 8.
• For cleaning refer to page 7.
• Be careful whilst hot liquid is blending or poured into the
blender as it can be ejected due to sudden steaming.
Electrical requirements
Check that the voltage on the rating plate of your
appliance corresponds with your house electricity supply
which must be A.C. (Alternating Current).
Should the fuse in the mains plug require changing, a 3
amp BS1362 fuse must be fitted.
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Product overview
Speed Control
(10) Chopping Bowl
On Button
(11) Whisk Gearbox
Turbo Button
(12) Balloon Whisk
Main Unit
(13) Chopping Serrator Blade
Release Button
(14) Spindle
Blending Leg
Serrator Blade
(15) Chopping Bowl Slip Mat
/ Lid Cover
Measuring Beaker
Chopping Bowl Lid
(16) Wall Bracket
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Before first use
• WARNING: Carefully unpack your Accents Hand
Blender as the blades are very sharp.
• Wash all parts before first use, except for the
blender body, see the ‘Cleaning’ section on page
7 for instructions.
Using your Accents Hand
Insert the Blending Leg (6) into the Main Unit
(4) and click into place.
Place leg into food to be blended. DO NOT
blend in the Chopping Bowl (10). Use the
Measuring Beaker (8).
Select the speed on the Speed Control (1) and
press and hold the On Button (2) to start.
Release the button to stop BEFORE removing
the Blending Leg from the food.
Press the Release Button (5) and gently pull
the Blending Leg to remove. Rinse the
Blending Leg in running water.
Place a maximum of 4 ice cubes in the Measuring
Beaker (8).
Press firmly down on the ice cubes with the
blender, using a plunging action until the ice
cubes are fine ice pieces.
• WARNING: Your Accents Hand Blender is
designed for intermittent use. Do not use
non-stop for more than 1 minute. Allow to cool
down for a minimum of 5 minutes before further
Crushing Ice
• DO NOT crush ice in the Chopping Bowl (10) as
it will damage the blades.
• Note: The ice cubes need to be able to project
into the blender head to be crushed by the
Serrator Blade (7).
• The Blender Leg (6) is fitted with a special blade
suitable for crushing ice. It can be used to crush
ice cubes to produce fine ice for cocktails, cold
drinks etc.
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Using your Accents Hand
Blender with Chopping Bowl
Fit the Chopping Bowl (10) onto the Base (16) and
insert the Serrator Blade (13) onto the Spindle (14).
Add the food to the Chopping Bowl. Do not
exceed the amounts listed on page 8.
Place the Main Unit (4) onto the Chopping Bowl
Lid untill it clicks into place.
Place the Chopping Bowl Lid (9) onto the
Chopping Bowl. Ensure it is placed correctly
onto the Chopping Serrator Blade.
Select the speed on the Speed Control (1) and
press and hold the On Button (2) to start. Hold the
Chopping Bowl down firmly while in use.
Press the Release Button (5) to remove the Main
Unit from the Chopping Bowl.
Remove the Chopping Bowl Lid.
Remove the Chopping Serrator Blade from the
bowl before removing food.
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Turbo Button
• The Accents Hand Blender has 8 different speeds
as well as a Turbo Button (3).
Press the Turbo Button to run the Accents Hand
Blender on speed 8 for intermittent bursts.
Using the Balloon Whisk
• When using the Blending Leg (6), start the
process by plunging the blender into the
ingredients. This will ensure all the ingredients are
pulled into the blade to be processed. Continue
this movement until the mixture is to the desired
• Do not lift the Blending Leg out of the mixture
completely when running, as splashing may
• The Chopping Bowl (10) is not suitable for
grinding coffee beans.
Care and cleaning
• WARNING: Always unplug the appliance from the
mains socket before cleaning and maintenance.
WARNING: Handle the blades with care as they
are sharp.
Insert the Balloon Whisk (12) into the Whisk
Gearbox (11).
Place the assembled Whisk onto the Main Unit
(4), by aligning the release button indent on the
Whisk Gearbox with the Main Unit push until it
has clicked into place.
• To avoid splashing, start the whisking on speed 1
and increase to speed 3 if required.
Do not use the turbo setting.
The Whisk Gearbox (11) and Chopping Bowl Lid
(9) should be wiped over with a warm soapy
cloth. Do not immerse these parts in water.
Clean the Main Unit (4) with a damp cloth and dry
all the parts thoroughly.
WARNING: Never immerse the Main Unit in water
or any other liquid.
Wall mounting
• The Accents Hand Blender can be wall mounted
for convenient storage.
WARNING: Always ensure you are not drilling into
the wall adjacent to any electrical wires or pipes,
such as water or gas.
• Your Accents Hand Blender is not suitable for
grinding coffee beans.
• When chopping meat, ensure that all the bones
have been removed before adding to the
Chopping Bowl.
Do not mount the Wall Bracket (16) over or near
any portion of a heating or cooking appliance or
sink or basin.
Find a suitable position on the wall or cupboard
where the Accents Hand Blender is to be
Mark the fixing points through the Wall Bracket.
If you are fixing to a solid brick or block wall, use
a 6mm masonry drill and drill to a depth of
If fixing to a wood or cupboard surface, drill a
2mm pilot hole or use a bradawl.
Top tips
• When blending foods with strong colour (eg.
carrots), the plastic parts of the appliance may
become discoloured. Wipe with cooking oil to
clean any discoloured parts.
• For blending and chopping, select a slow speed
for soft ingredients, increase the speed to
produce the consistency required.
• Select a high speed for chopping or blending
hard ingredients.
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Chopping Bowl capacity
Guidelines are provided below. These may vary
according to the quantity and the consistency of
the food. Do not process for more than 1 minute
at a time.
Approx Time
• Beef
• 400g
• Dice approx 2cm
• 20-30 seconds
• Pork
• 400g
• Dice approx 2cm
• 20-30 seconds
• Hard cheese
• 250g
• Dice approx 1cm
• 30-40 seconds
• Almonds
• 300g
• None
• 10-20 seconds
• Hard boiled eggs
• 3
• Cut into halves
• 3-5 seconds
• Onion
• 250g
• Cut into quarters
• 3-6 seconds
• Parsley
• Large bunch
• Remove stalks
• 3-5 seconds
• Carrots
• 400g
• Slice
• 5-10 seconds
• Dry bread
• 2 slices
• Cut into quarters
• 10-20 seconds
• The Accents Hand Blender is
not working.
• The hand blender is not
switched on.
• Check the mains outlet and the
mains outlet.
• The Accents Hand Blender is
not working.
• The attachment is not correctly
• Release the Attachment from
the Main Unit and re-attach.
• The Accents Hand Blender is
• The hand blender has been
used for too long continuously
• Allow to cool before using
Contact us
Talk To Us
If you are having a problem with your appliance,
please call our Helpline, as we are more likely to
be able to help than the store you purchased the
item from.
If you have any questions or comments, or want
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Please have the product name, model number
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UK Helpline: 0344 871 0944
IRE Helpline: 1800 409 119
0344 873 0710
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FP402010 MUK Rev 3 11/14
Lifetime blade guarantee
The 'Serrator Blade' is warranted to be free from defects
in materials and workmanship for life. This warranty covers
the original purchaser only and is not assignable or
transferable to any other party. This warranty is available
to consumers who use the 'Serrator Blades' for
non-commercial household purposes. This warranty does
not cover any damage caused by accident, misuse or any
use other than as described in your owner's manual, or
damage resulting from failure to maintain and clean this
product as specified in your owner's manual.
Registering your 5 year
Your standard two year product guarantee is extended
for an additional 36 months when you register the product
within 28 days of purchase with Morphy Richards. If you
do not register the product with Morphy Richards within
28 days, your product is guaranteed for 2 years. To validate
your 5 year guarantee register with us online at
Or call our customer registration line
0344 871 0944
1800 409 119
N.B. Each qualifying product needs to be registered with
Morphy Richards individually.
Please note that the 5 year guarantee is only available in
the UK and Ireland. Please refer to the 2 year guarantee
for more information.
Your 2 year guarantee
To qualify for the 2 year guarantee, the appliance must
have been used according to the instructions supplied.
For example, crumb trays should have been emptied
Morphy Richards shall not be liable to replace or repair the
goods under the terms of either the Lifetime Blade
Guarantee or the 2 or 5 Year Guarantee where:
1 The fault has been caused or is attributable to accidental
use, misuse, negligent use or used contrary to the
manufacturer’s recommendations or where the fault has
been caused by power surges or damage caused in
2 The appliance has been used on a voltage supply other
than that stamped on the products.
3 Repairs have been attempted by persons other than our
service staff (or authorised dealer).
4 The appliance has been used for hire purposes or non
domestic use.
5 The appliance is second hand.
6 Morphy Richards reserves the right not to carry out any
type of servicing under the guarantee at its discretion
7 Plastic filters for all Morphy Richards kettles and coffee
makers are not covered by the guarantee.
8 Batteries and damage from leakage are not covered by
the guarantee.
It is important to retain the retailer’s receipt as proof of
purchase. Staple your receipt to this back cover for future
Please quote the following information if the product
develops a fault. These numbers can be found on the base
of the product.
Model no.
Serial no.
All Morphy Richards products are individually tested before
leaving the factory. In the unlikely event of any appliance
proving to be faulty within 28 days of purchase, it should
be returned to the place of purchase for it to be replaced.
If the fault develops after 28 days and within 24 months of
original purchase, you should contact the Helpline number
quoting Model number and Serial number on the product,
or write to Morphy Richards at the address shown.
You may be asked to return a copy of proof of purchase.
Subject to the exclusions set out below (see Exclusions),
the faulty appliance will then be repaired or replaced as
appropriate and dispatched usually within 7 working days
of receipt.
The After Sales Division
Morphy Richards Ltd
Mexborough, South Yorkshire,
England, S64 8AJ
If, for any reason, this item is replaced or repaired during
the 2 year guarantee period, the guarantee on the new
item will be calculated from original purchase date.
Therefore it is vital to retain your original till receipt or
invoice to indicate the date of initial purchase.
• These guarantees does not confer any rights other than
those expressly set out above and do not cover any claims
for consequential loss or damage. These guarantees are
offered as an additional benefit and do not affect your
statutory rights as a consumer. Morphy Richards products
are intended for household use only. See usage limitations
within the location safety instructions.
Morphy Richards has a policy of continuous improvement
in product quality and design. The company, therefore
reserves the right to change the specification of
it’s models at any time.
For electrical products sold within the European
Community. At the end of the electrical products
useful life, it should not be disposed of with
household waste.
Please recycle where facilities exist. Check with your
Local Authority or retailer for recycling advice in your
Helplines (office hours)
UK 0344 871 0944
Spare Parts 0344 873 0710
Republic of Ireland 1800 409 119
0344 871 0944
1800 409 119
0344 873 0710