Fellowes 420-2HS Paper Shredder User Manual

FORTISHRED 4250C/4250S
TM
Please read these instructions before use.
Do not discard: keep for future reference.
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Models 4250C/4250S
A.
B.
G.
KEY
H.
A.Safety Shield
B.Paper entry
C.Disconnect switch (open door)
D.Door
E.Basket (inside)
F.Casters
G.See safety instructions
C.
D.
E.
H. Control Panel and LEDs
1. ON/OFF (blue)
R 2. Reverse (red)
3. Bin full (yellow)
4. Door open (red)
5. Safety Shield Open (red)
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CAPABILITIES
Will shred: Paper, credit cards, CD/DVDs, staples, paper clips and junk mail
Will not shred: Adhesive labels, transparencies, newspaper, cardboard, laminates, file
folders, X-rays or plastic other than noted above
Paper shred size:
Strip-Cut............................................................................................ 5/32 in. (4mm)
Cross-Cut......................................................... 5/32 in. x 1-9/16 in. (4mm x 40mm)
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Maximum:
Paper entry width........................................................................... 12-1/5”(310mm)
8.5”x11”, 20lb., (75g) paper at 120V, 60 Hz, 8Amps; heavier paper, humidity or other than
rated voltage may reduce capacity.
*In order to perform at capacity, shredder must be plugged into a dedicated 15Amp,
120V outlet.
IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS — Read Before Using!
• Operation, maintenance, and service requirements are covered in the instruction
manual. Read the entire instruction manual before operating shredders.
• Keep away from children and pets. Keep hands away from paper entry. Always set
to off or unplug when not in use.
• Keep foreign objects – gloves, jewelry, clothing, hair, etc. – away from shredder
openings. If object enters top opening, switch to Reverse (R) to back out object.
• Never use aerosol products, petroleum based lubricants or other flammable
products on or near shredder. Do not use canned air on shredder.
• Do not use if damaged or defective. Do not disassemble shredder. Do not place
near or over heat source or water.
• Do not operate the machine without the safety shield closed (A)
• This shredder has a Disconnect Power Switch in the cabinet door. The door must
be fully closed to operate shredder. In case of emergency, open cabinet door. This
action will stop shredding immediately.
• Avoid touching exposed cutting blades under shredder head.
• Do not put foreign objects in paper entry.
• Shredder must be plugged into a properly grounded wall outlet or socket of the
voltage and amperage designated on the label. The grounded outlet or socket
must be installed near the equipment and easily accessible. Energy converters,
transformers, or extension cords should not be used with
this product.
• FIRE HAZARD – Do NOT shred greeting cards with sound chips or batteries.
• For indoor use only.
• Unplug shredder before cleaning or servicing.
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BASIC SET UP
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Open the door
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TO SHRED
SHREDDER SET-UP
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BASIC SHREDDING OPERATION
Place cutter head into Ensure access to a
top of cabinet, use 2 dedicated 15Amp,
people
120V outlet
Make sure safety flap
is securely in place
Plug in and make
sure door is closed
Press ( ) ON to
activate
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Feed paper straight When finished
into paper entry and shredding set to
release
( ) OFF
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Do nothing and shredder
will automatically shut
off Rafter 30 minutes of
inactivity
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ADVANCED PRODUCT FEATURES
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SilentShred™ Technology
SilentShred™ noise quality
shreds without noisy disruptions
Sheet Capacity Sensor
Helps prevent paper jams
by indicating sheet capacity
levels during the shredding
process
Safety Shield
Electronically controlled
shield stops shredder
when opened for
advanced safety
Auto Shut Off
After 30 minutes of
inactivity, shredder
automatically turns off for
zero energy consumption
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SHEET CAPACITY SENSOR
Eliminates frustrating jams by preventing overloads.
Electronically measures paper thickness to prevent
paper jams:
Up to RED: Too many sheets have been
inserted. Automatic reverse of paper.
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Up to YELLOW: Maximum sheet capacity.
Up to GREEN: Normal sheet capacity
during shredding process.
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PRODUCT
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CLEANING AUTO-START INFRARED SENSORS
OILING SHREDDER
Paper detection sensors are designed for maintenance free operation. However,
on rare occasions the sensors may become blocked by paper dust causing the
motor to run even if there is no paper present (Note: two paper detection sensors are
All shredders require oil for peak performance. If not oiled, a machine may experience
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diminished
sheet capacity,
intrusive noise
when
shredding and
could ultimatelyRstop
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running. To avoid these problems, we recommend you oil your shredder each time you
empty your waste bin.
located in the center of the paper entry).
FOLLOW OILING PROCEDURE BELOW AND REPEAT TWICE
TO CLEAN THE SENSORS
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Turn off and unplug
shredder
Locate Auto-start
infared sensor
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Use thin, long-handled brush Clean any contamination
to clean sensors. Make sure from the paper sensors
brush is clean and dry
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*Apply oil
across entry
Set to Off (O)
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Set to Reverse (R) 2-3
seconds
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*Only use a non-aerosol vegetable oil in long nozzle
container such as Fellowes 35250
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TROUBLESHOOTING
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Bin Full Indicator: When illuminated, the shredder waste bin is full and needs to be emptied. Use Fellowes waste bag 3604101.
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Safety Shield Indicator: When flashing alternatively with On/Off ( ) LED, safety shield is open and shredding will stop. To resume shredding, make sure safety shield is closed.
Door Open Indicator: When flashing alternatively with On/Off ( ) LED, safety shield is open. To resume shredding, make sure the door is closed.
Paper Capacity Indicator: When flashing blue, too much paper is inserted. Shredder will automatically stop and reverse paper. See Paper Jam section below.
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Overheat Indicator: RWhen flashing alternatively
with On/OffR ( ) LED, shredderR requires a 10-15, minute cool down period. When ( ) is blue, resume shredding
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PAPER JAM
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When flashing
too much paper is
inserted. Shredder
will automatically stop
and reverse paper
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Gently pull uncut paper
from paper entry
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If necessary,
press
Reverse (R) to run
shredder in reverse and
then pull uncut paper
from shredder
Shred 1 sheet of
paper to clear
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cutters. Resume
normal shredding
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FORTISHRED 4250C/4250S
TM
LIMITED PRODUCT WARRANTY
Limited Warranty: Fellowes, Inc. (“Fellowes”) warrants the parts of the machine to be free of defects in
material and workmanship and provides service and support for 2 years from the date of purchase by the
original consumer. Fellowes warrants the cutting blades of the machine to be free from defects in material
and workmanship for 30 years from the date of purchase by the original consumer. If any part is found
to be defective during the warranty period, your sole and exclusive remedy will be repair or replacement,
at Fellowes’ option and expense, of the defective part. This warranty does not apply in cases of abuse,
mishandling, failure to comply with product usage standards, shredder operation using an improper power
supply (other than listed on the label), or unauthorized repair. Fellowes reserves the right to charge the
consumers for any additional costs incurred by Fellowes to provide parts or services outside of the country
where the shredder is initially sold by an authorized reseller. ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY, INCLUDING THAT
OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, IS HEREBY LIMITED IN DURATION TO
THE APPROPRIATE WARRANTY PERIOD SET FORTH ABOVE. In no event shall Fellowes be liable for any
consequential or incidental damages attributable to this product. This warranty gives you specific legal rights.
The duration, terms, and conditions of this warranty are valid worldwide, except where different limitations,
restrictions, or conditions may be required by local law. For more details or to obtain service under this
warranty, please contact us or your dealer.
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