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1-877-646-5288
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Illustrations may differ from actual product.
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®
Pulse Blender
BL300
OWNER’S GUIDE
®
HELP
LINE
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IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS
For Household Use Only
WHEN USING ELECTRICAL
APPLIANCES, BASIC SAFETY
PRECAUTIONS SHOULD ALWAYS
BE FOLLOWED, INCLUDING THE
FOLLOWING:
READ ALL INSTRUCTIONS
BEFORE USING YOUR NINJA®
PULSE BLENDER.
POLARIZED PLUG
WARNING: To reduce the risk of
electric shock, this appliance has a
polarized plug (one blade is wider
than the other). This plug will fit into
a polarized outlet only one way. If
the plug does not fit fully into the
outlet, reverse the plug. If it still
does not fit, contact a qualified
electrician to install the proper
outlet. DO NOT modify the plug in
any way.
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WARNING:
TO REDUCE THE RISK OF FIRE, ELECTRIC
SHOCK OR INJURY:
1. To protect against electrical shock,
do not submerge the appliance or
allow the power cord to come into
contact with water or any other
liquid.
2. DO NOT allow young children to
operate the appliance or use as a
toy. Close supervision is necessary
when any appliance is used by or
near children.
3. Never leave an appliance
unattended when in use.
4. Remove the power cord from the
electrical outlet when not in use,
before assembling or disassembling
parts and before cleaning. To
unplug, grasp the plug and pull from
the electrical outlet. Never pull from
the power cord.
5. DO NOT abuse the power cord.
Never carry the appliance by the
power cord or yank it to disconnect
from electrical outlet; instead grasp
the plug and pull to disconnect.
6. DO NOT operate any appliance with
a damaged cord or plug, or after the
appliance malfunctions, has been
dropped or damaged in any manner.
Return the appliance to EURO-PRO
Operating LLC for examination,
repair or adjustment.
7. DO NOT let the power cord hang
over the edge of table or counter or
touch hot surfaces such as the stove.
8. Always use appliance on a dry, level
surface.
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9. Keep hands, hair, clothing, as well
as utensils out of container while
processing to reduce the risk of
severe injury to persons or damage
to the appliance. A scraper may be
used but only when the appliance is
not running.
10. CAUTION: Blade assembly is sharp,
handle with care. When handling
the blade assembly, always hold by
the shaft or collar.
11. Avoid contact with moving parts.
12. DO NOT attempt to sharpen
blades.
13. DO NOT use the appliance if blade
assembly is bent or damaged.
14. To reduce risk of injury, never
place the blade assembly on the
base without the pitcher or bowl
properly attached.
15. DO NOT operate this appliance
on or near any hot surfaces (such
as gas or electric burner or in a
heated oven).
16. The use of attachments or
accessories including canning jars,
not included or recommended by
the manufacturer may result in fire,
electric shock or personal injury.
17. DO NOT remove the pitcher from
the motor base while the appliance
is in operation.
18. To reduce the risk of injury, NEVER
operate the appliance without
the lid in place; DO NOT try to
defeat the interlock mechanism;
make sure that the attachment is
properly installed before operating
the appliance.
19. DO NOT expose pitcher to extreme
temperature changes.
20. DO NOT blend hot liquids.
21. CAUTION: Do not process
food or liquid that is hotter
than 180°F/82°C. Allow very
hot ingredients to cool before
processing.
22. Extreme caution must be used
when moving an appliance
containing hot food, water or other
liquids.
23. DO NOT overfill.
24. DO NOT operate the appliance
empty.
25. If the appliance overheats, a
thermal switch will become
activated and shut off the motor.
To reset, unplug the appliance and
let it cool down for approximately
30 minutes before using again.
26. THIS PRODUCT IS INTENDED FOR
HOUSEHOLD USE ONLY. Do not
use this appliance for anything
other than its intended use. Do not
use outdoors.
WARNING: Extension
cords are not recommended for
use with this product.
SAVE THESE
INSTRUCTIONS
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THIS BOOK COVERS MODEL NUMBERS:
BL300 30
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS
Voltage: 120V., 60Hz.
Power: 600 Watts
Pitcher Capacity: 60 ounces (7.5 cups)
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Contents
Thank you for
purchasing
the Ninja®
Pulse Blender.
Getting to Know Your Ninja® Pulse Blender ............................ 6
Assembling the Ninja® Pulse Blender ........................................ 8
Using the Ninja® Pulse Blender ..................................................... 9
Care & Maintenance............................................................................ 10
Troubleshooting Guide...................................................................... 11
Replacement Parts.............................................................................. 11
Warranty & Registration.................................................................... 15
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Getting To Know Your Ninja® Pulse Blender
b
a
c
d
e
f
a Lid with Locking Handle
e Drive Gear
b Pulse Paddle
f Motor Base
c Ninja™ 6-Blade
g Power Cord (not shown)
d Pitcher (60 oz.)
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The Ninja® Pulse™ Blender is a high powered kitchen tool that is perfect for ice crushing,
blending, pureeing and controlled processing. Create all of your favorite recipes fast and
easy with Pulse Technology, the power in the palm of your hand. For best results, be sure
to carefully read all the instructions contained in the manual before using this appliance.
FEATURES:
• Ninja™ Blade technology
• Pulse Technology: Feel the power in the palm of your Hand! Provides controlled
blending and ice crushing.
• Large 60 oz. pitcher - BPA free
• Sturdy, Non-Slip Base
• Hidden Drain Holes - prevent water build up from dishwasher
Note: This product can provide a chopping function whenever it is applicable.
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Assembling the Ninja® Pulse Blender
PLEASE KEEP THESE IMPORTANT
SAFEGUARDS IN MIND WHEN
USING THE APPLIANCE:
IMPORTANT: Always place the
6-blade in the 60-oz. pitcher before
adding any ingredients.
CAUTION: Blades are sharp! Use
extreme caution when handling
the blade assemblies. Always hold
them by the shaft.
IMPORTANT: Never run the
appliance empty.
CAUTION: Never attempt to remove
the pitcher while the appliance is
still running.
WARNING: Never leave the
appliance unattended while in use.
BEFORE FIRST USE
1 Remove all packaging material and labels
from the appliance.
2 Wash the lid, pitcher and blade assembly
in warm, soapy water with a soft cloth.
Use caution when washing the blade
assembly as the blades are very sharp.
3 Rinse and dry thoroughly.
4 The pitcher, lid and blade assembly are
all dishwasher safe. It is recommended
that the lid and blade assembly go on the
top rack. Ensure that the blade assembly
is removed from the pitcher before
placing in the dishwasher.
5 Wipe the motor base clean with a damp
cloth.
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Using the Ninja® Pulse Blender
ASSEMBLY
Fig. 1
Fig. 2
PULSE
Fig. 3
Fig. 4
REMOVAL
Fig. 5
Fig. 6
It’s best to add the liquid ingredients first and then the dry ingredients.
IMPORTANT: Make sure that the motor
base is plugged in for use.
1 Place the motor base on a clean, dry,
level surface such as a counter or table
top.
2 Lower the pitcher onto the motor base.
(Fig. 1) The handle should be aligned
slightly to the left of the “TWIST TO
LOCK” symbol on the motor base. (Fig. 1)
3 Rotate the pitcher to the left as far as it
will go to lock in place. (Fig. 1)
4 Holding the blade assembly by the
shaft, place it onto the drive gear inside
the container. Ensure that the blade
assembly is seated properly and is
standing upright. (Fig. 2)
5 Add the ingredients to the pitcher,
making sure that they do not exceed the
highest measured marking line on the
side of the pitcher.
7 Push down on the “PULSE” on the handle
to start the appliance. (Fig. 4)
NOTE: Pulse ingredients in short intervals
for consistent results.
8 When you have reached your desired
consistency, stop pressing the lid handle
and wait for the blade assembly to stop
turning.
9 To remove the lid, pull the handle up
to a 90° angle and pull the lid straight
up. Remove the pitcher from the base
by turning the pitcher handle counter
clockwise and then lift off.
(Fig. 5) (Fig. 6)
CAUTION: Never insert your hands in the
pitcher as the blades are sharp. Always
use a spatula to dislodge food that has
stuck to the sides of the pitcher.
10 Make sure that the unit is unplugged
when not in use.
6 Holding the lid by the handle in the
upright position, place it on top of the
pitcher aligning the arrow ( ) located on
the lid with the arrow ( ) located on the
pitcher’s handle. (Fig. 3)
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Care & Maintenance
HOW TO CLEAN
CAUTION: Make sure that the motor
base is unplugged from the power
source before inserting or removing any
attachment and before cleaning.
CAUTION: DO NOT immerse the motor
base into water or any other liquid.
1 The pitcher, lid and blade assembly are
all dishwasher safe. It is recommended
that the lid and blade assembly be placed
on the top rack.
2 You may also wash the blender by filling
½ of the pitcher with warm water and a
drop of dish washing detergent, placing
the lid on the pitcher and pressing the
“Pulse” on the handle a few times. Once
clean, remove the pitcher from the motor
base. Rinse the pitcher, blade assembly
and lid under running water. Allow all the
parts to dry before storing.
Use extreme caution when handling
the blade assembly as blades are very
sharp.
Please call customer service if any
servicing needs to be performed on the
appliance at 1-877-646-5288.
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HOW TO STORE
1 Store the Ninja® Pulse Blender upright
with the pitcher, blade assembly and
cover on the motor base. Do not place
anything on top.
RESETTING THE MOTOR THERMOSTAT
The Ninja® Pulse Blender features a unique
safety system which prevents damage to the
unit’s motor and drive system should you
inadvertently overload your appliance. If the
appliance is being overloaded, the motor
will stop. To reset the appliance, follow the
resetting procedure below:
1 Unplug the appliance from the electrical
outlet.
2 Remove and empty the container and
ensure that no food is jamming the
cutting blades.
3 Allow the appliance to cool for
approximately 30 minutes.
4 Re-install the container onto the base
and re-plug the appliance into the
electrical outlet.
5 Proceed to use the appliance as
before making sure not to exceed the
recommended maximum capacities.
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Troubleshooting Guide
PROBLEMS
POSSIBLE REASONS & SOLUTIONS
• Make sure the container is securely aligned and locked,
(60-oz pitcher) on the motor base.
Motor Doesn’t Start or
Attachment Doesn’t
Rotate.
• Make sure the lid is securely on the container
(60-oz pitcher) in the correct position with the arrows
aligned.
• Check that the plug is securely inserted into the
electrical outlet.
• Check the fuse or circuit breaker in your electrical box.
• The unit could be overloaded. Unplug and wait
approximately 30 minutes before using again.
• The unit could be overheated. Unplug the unit and wait 30
minutes to reset.
Food is Unevenly
Chopped.
• Either you are processing too much food at once, or
you are not pulsing properly. Remove some of the food
items if the pitcher is overfilled or press the “Pulse” on
the handle in short intervals.
Food is Too Finely
Chopped or Too Watery.
• The food has been over processed. Pulse ingredients
for best results. Press down on the “pulse” on the lid
handle in short intervals.
You Cannot Achieve
Snow From Ice Cubes.
• For best results use ice straight from the freezer. Try
using short pulses instead of one long one.
Unit doesn’t turn on.
• Make sure the unit is plugged in.
• Press down on the “pulse” on the lid handle to turn the
unit on.
• The unit could be overheated. Unplug the unit and wait 30
minutes to reset.
Unit doesn’t turn off.
• Release your hand from the “pulse” on the lid handle to
turn the unit off.
Doesn’t mix well.
• Pulse ingredients for best results. Press down on the
“Pulse” on the lid handle in short intervals for even
blending and chopping. For frozen ingredients, pulse
in short intervals of 2-5 seconds, then press down
continuously on the “Pulse” on the lid handle.
Replacement Parts
ORDERING REPLACEMENT PARTS
To order additional parts and attachments, please visit our website:
www.ninjakitchen.com or feel free to contact customer service: 1-877-646-5288.
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Notes Or Your Favorite Recipes
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ONE (1) YEAR LIMITED WARRANTY
EURO-PRO Operating LLC warrants this product to be free from material defects and
workmanship for a period of one (1) year from the date of purchase when utilized for normal
household use, subject to the following conditions, exclusions and exceptions.
The liability of EURO-PRO Operating LLC is limited solely to the cost of the repair or replacement
of the unit at our option. This Limited Warranty does not cover normal wear of parts and does
not apply to any unit that has been tampered with or used for commercial purposes. This Limited
Warranty does not cover damage caused by misuse, abuse, negligent handling or damage due
to faulty packaging or mishandling in transit. This Limited Warranty does not cover damage or
defects caused by or resulting from damages from shipping or repairs, service or alteration to
the product or any of its parts, which have been performed by a repair person not authorized by
EURO-PRO Operating LLC.
If your appliance fails to operate properly while in use under normal household conditions within
the Limited Warranty period, you may return the complete appliance and accessories with proof
of purchase and date, freight prepaid. For Customer Service support, call 1-877-646-5288 or visit
our website www.ninjakitchen.com.
If the appliance is found by EURO-PRO Operating LLC to be defective, in EURO-PRO Operating
LLC’s sole discretion, we will repair or replace it free of charge. Proof of purchase date and a check
made payable to EURO-PRO Operating LLC in the amount of $19.95 to cover the cost of return
shipping and handling must be included.*
This Limited Warranty is extended to the original purchaser of the unit and excludes all other
legal, implied and/or conventional warranties. The responsibility of EURO-PRO Operating LLC if
any, is limited to the specific obligations expressly assumed by it under the terms of this Limited
Warranty. In no event is EURO-PRO Operating LLC liable for incidental or consequential damages
to anyone of any nature whatsoever. Some states do not permit the exclusion or limitation of
incidental or consequential damages, so the above may not apply to you.
This Limited Warranty gives you specific legal rights, and you may also have other rights which
vary from state to state or from province to province.
*IMPORTANT: Carefully pack item to avoid damage in shipping. Be sure to include proof of
purchase date and to attach tag to item before packing with your name, complete address and
phone number with a note giving purchase information, model number and what you believe
is the problem with the item. We recommend you insure the package (as damage in shipping
is not covered by your Limited Warranty). Mark the outside of your package “ATTENTION
CUSTOMER SERVICE”. We are constantly striving to improve our products, therefore the
specifications contained herein are subject to change without notice.
Product Registration
Please visit www.ninjakitchen.com or call 1-877-646-5288 to register your new Ninja® product
within ten (10) days of purchase. You will be asked to provide the store name, date of purchase
and model number along with your name and address.
The registration will enable us to contact you in the unlikely event of a product safety
notification. By registering you acknowledge to have read and understood the instructions for
use, and warnings set forth in the accompanying instructions.
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