Manual - Gasmate | The Outdoors Made Easy

CLASSIC RADIANT HEATER
EH600X SERIES
FEATURES
• Metal radiant heater no glowing element
• Adjustable wall and ceiling bracket
• Black anodised aluminium
• 1.5m long power cord
• Designed for outdoor use
• Ideal for use under verandahs, garages or alfresco areas
• EH631X - requires 15A power point to be installed by qualified electrician
Gasmate® is a registered trademark of: Sitro Group Australia Pty Ltd www.gasmate.com.au
Aber – Hamilton, N.Z. www.gasmate.co.nz
Important: Retain these instructions for future use.
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Never yank or pull on the power cord to disconnect
it from the mains supply socket. Never carry your
heater by its’ power cord. Keep the power cord
away from heat, oil, solvents and sharp edges.
Check the power cord regularly for any damage
and if the power cord becomes damaged have it
replaced by an authorised service facility.
For any queries or assistance call
Customer Service
Australia Only
Extension Cords and Reels
1300 174 876
This heater is NOT designed to run off an
extension cord. If you require an additional power
point please have one installed by a qualified
electrician.
Hours of operation:
Monday to Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm EST
The use of extension cords may cause power
voltage loss which will result in damage to the
motor this will NOT be covered under warranty.
Do not return to place of purchase.
Keep your purchase receipt, this will be
required to make any claims under the 12
month warranty.
Installation
Always ensure you select the correct fixing
accessories which suit the particular wall/ceiling
material you are attaching to, if in doubt please
discuss with your local retailer or local hardware
store. This heater is not designed for use within
1m or above a water source. All installations must
meet the requirements of Australia Standard
Installation, Operation &
Maintenance Instructions
Safety
AS/NZS 3000:2007.
Before attempting to operate this heater, the
following basic safety precautions should be
taken to reduce the risk of fire, electric shock
and personal injury. It is important to read
the instruction manual and to understand its’
applications, limitations and potential hazards
associated with this heater. This heater 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 the use of the appliance by
a person responsible for their safety. This heater is
not designed for use within 1m or above a water
source. It is important that you read, understand
and follow these instructions very carefully. They
are designed for the safety of yourself and others
ensuring a long and trouble free service life from
your heater. This electric heater complies with
Australian and International standards and safety
requirements. Repairs should only be carried out
by qualified persons using original spare parts.
Failure to do so may result in considerable danger
to the operator.
Ensure that the heater is not positioned directly
above, below or in front of a power point or
switch.
This heater is not designed to be used with 3rd
party timer or programmable system.
For your safety
WARNING: Fire risk exists if this heater is
covered by or positioned close to curtains or
other combustible materials.
NOTE: If using this heater outside ensure that
it is connected directly to an outdoor power
point.
The electrical system of this heater must be
connected with an automatic 30mA circuit
breaker and/or residual current device (RCD).
If uncertain have a qualified electrician check
your electrical system before installation and/
or use.
All electrical connections are made in a dry
area.
Safe Operation
Outdoor power points must be weatherproof
and installed by a qualified electrician.
Beware of Children and Pets
Children should not be allowed to touch or operate
heaters or touch extension cords, if used. All
heaters should be kept out of reach of children,
preferably stored or locked in a secure cabinet or
room when not in use.
Sitro Group Australia Pty Ltd is not responsible
for incorrectly chosen fixing accessories or
any damage which may be caused by an
incorrectly fitted wall heater.
If required 15AMP power points must be
installed by a qualified electrician.
Do Not Abuse the Power Cord
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Specific Safety Instructions
WARNINGS
Do not use the heater in areas where
there is a risk of explosion or fire from
flammable gases. Ensure that the heating area
is kept clear of combustible materials. Do not
use the heater in damp areas, without suitable
ventilation. This heater is not designed for use
within 1m or above a water source. Do not place
within one metre (1m) of any water source. Do
not place directly in front of, below or above any
power points or switches.
• NEVER use with the power cord coiled, bundled up or tied up. Always extend fully before use.
• NEVER use the heater if any part of it is damaged.
• Ensure that the heater is disconnected from the mains supply when installing, cleaning or removing/installing.
• Ensure this heater is not left on when unattended.
Fire risk exists if this heater is covered by
or positioned close to curtains or other
combustible materials.
• Ensure the heater is not used in areas where flammable gases are present, e.g. paint, petrol etc.
• This heater is intended for domestic/ household use only.
• Always turn the heater OFF at the unit switch and the power point switch when not in use for extended periods of time.
• Always ensure that this heater is installed as per the requirements noted in Australian Standard AS/NZS 3000:2007.
• Always keep heater at least one metre (1m) from combustible materials.
• Always allow the heater to cool, about one (1) hour after the heater has been turned off, before cleaning the heater.
• DO NOT locate this heater directly below, above or in front of the power supply socket or switch.
• Always ensure that the power cord is fully extended and NOT in contact with any part of the heater.
• DO NOT use this heater within 1 metre or above any water source.
• Always ensure that the heater is kept clean and free from dust.
• DO NOT use this heater in either the bathroom or ensuite without suitable ventilation.
• Only use this heater when securely attached to the wall/ceiling.
• If the supply cord is damaged, it must be replaced by the manufacturer, its service agent or similarly qualified persons in order
to avoid a hazard.
• DO NOT use a 3rd party timer, or programmable system with this heater.
• DO NOT clean the heater while the heater is on or plugged into the mains power supply.
• CAUTION — Some parts of this product can become very hot and cause burns.
Particular attention has to be given where children and vulnerable people
are present.
• DO NOT touch any part of the heater while on, hot surfaces may burn.
• DO NOT use the wall heater as a dryer.
• DO NOT attempt to modify the heater, power cord, power plug or the supplied accessories in any way.
• WARNING: In order to avoid overheating,
do not cover the heater.
• WARNING: This heater is not equipped with
a device to control the room temperature. Do not use this heater in small rooms when they are occupied by persons not capable
of leaving the room on their own, unless constant supervision is provided.
• DO NOT expose the heater to rain, water, or use in damp wet conditions.
• NEVER cover this heater.
• NEVER carry the heater by its power supply cord.
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Electrical Data
IMPORTANT
This product is fitted with a sealed electrical connection plug that is compatible with the heater, the
mains supply for Australia and meets the requirements of international standards. This heater must be
connected to a supply voltage that is equal to that stated on the rating label. If the mains connection
plug or power cord becomes damaged it must be replaced with a complete assembly that is identical
to the original, and this must be replaced by an authorised service centre. Always follow the Australian
requirements for connection to the mains supply. If in doubt always consult a qualified electrician.
Note: EH631X (3200W) requires installation of a 15AMP socket by a qualified electrician before use.
Technical Specification
Slimline Heater
EH611X
EH621X
EH631X
Voltage
220-240V AC ~ 50Hz
220-240V AC ~ 50Hz
220-240V AC ~ 50Hz
Input Wattage
1800W
2400W
3200W (15AMP)
Unit Weight
8.7Kg
11Kg
14.4Kg
IP Rating
IPx4
IPx4
IPx4
Heater specifications can be found on the data label.
Assembly
HEATER HEAD
Attach the heater rear bracket (B) to the heater body (A) using washers and nuts. You can either mount
side or lengthways depending on the mounting surface.
Mounting Nuts
and Washers
(B) Heater Rear
Bracket
(A) Heater
Body
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Mounting Heating
General Mounting Suggestions
If unsure please discuss with your local hardware store.
• Ensure the fixing screws are at least suitable for 10Kg each.
• If fitting to a stud wall or ceiling ensure all fixing screws are into timber.
Plasterboard IS NOT suitable by itself.
• If no timber stud/joists are available we would suggest installinga timber
battern to attach to.
Wall/Ceiling Bracket Assembly
1.The bottom of the heater body should be 1.8m above the floor, see page 6.
2.Do not position the heater directly above or below a power point or switch.
Do not position heater in front of a power point.
3.Mark and drill 2 mounting holes for bracket (C).
4.Using 2 suitable screws (not supplied) attach the bracket to the wall or ceiling.
Note: If unsure what screws to use please discuss with your local hardware store.
5.Using the nuts and bolts join the bracket (C) to the heater bracket (B) and tighten fully.
6.Heater is now mounted and ready for use. Check the safety distance between the heater body and flammable surface when wall or corner mounted (see page 6). Do not mount the heater in the ceiling, always mount to the ceiling (see page 6).
(C) Ceiling/Wall Brackets
Locking Bolt
Mounting Nuts
and Washers
Head Tilt Bolt
Locking Bolt
Head Tilt Bolt
(B) Heater Rear
Bracket
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Ceiling Mount with Chain
Only use this mounting option if your ceiling is too
high.
1.Attach the bracket (C) as noted below.
2.Cut chain (D), not supplied, to desired length.
3.Using nut and bolt attach chain to bracket (C) and bracket (B).
4.Heater is now mounted and ready for use.
Ceiling Chain Mount
(C) Ceiling
Bracket
(D) Chain,
not supplied
(B) Heater
Rear Bracket
(A) Bolt & Nut,
not supplied
(A) Heater
Body
To Tilt Head
Note: Always ensure that the heater is switched
off, disconnected from the mains power supply
and is cold to touch. If heater has been recently
used, please leave the wall heater one (1) hour to
cool before tilting head.
Locking Bolt
1.Loosen the locking bolt and remove.
2.Loosen the head tilt bolt, do not remove.
3.Head can be tilted through 30°.
28°
4.Tighten the head tilt bolt when the desired angle is achieved.
5.Insert and tighten the locking bolt if possible to stop any unintentional movement of the heater.
Note: If locking bolt can not be fitted ensure the head tilt bolt is very tight.
Head Tilt Bolt
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Heater Positioning
eave/ceiling
200mm
1. Position heater at least 200mm from the eave lining or ceiling.
2. Position heater at least 1.8m above the floor.
3. Never position in front, above or below a power point.
wall
4. If heater is facing another vertical surface, example – wall, the gap must be at least 1 metre.
5. Never mount heater within 1 metre of a water source, example – tap.
6. Never mount heater into the wall or ceiling. Only mount to the surface.
90°
1.8 m
wall
heater
floor
1m minimum
NO
eave/ceiling
eave/ceiling
200mm
wall
heater
minimum 1.8m
1.8m minimum
NO
floor
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To Operate
Cleaning
1.Plug into 240V AC wall socket.
Always ensure that the wall heater has been left
for one (1) hour to cool before cleaning.
2.To turn on – switch the wall socket on.
1. Turn off and disconnect from mains power, allow to cool.
3.Turn off – switch the wall socket off.
4.Unplug lead from wall socket when not in use.
2. Wipe unit over with a damp clean soft lint free cloth.
Note: The heater EH631 (3200W) is a 15AMP
electric heater. This requires a special 15AMP
power socket to be installed by a qualified
electrician before being able to use.
3. For stubborn marks you can use a mild dish washing solution on a damp clean soft lint free cloth.
NEVER allow water or a mild dish washing solution to enter or drip onto the wall heater.
NEVER use solvents, e.g. Petrol, Toluene, Methylated Spirits etc to clean the floor heater, as these will damage the surface finish and may cause a fire when unit is next used.
For any queries or assistance call
Customer Service
(Australia Only)
1300 174 876
Hours of operation:
Monday to Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm EST
Do not return to place of purchase.
Keep your purchase receipt, this will be required to
make any claims under the 12 month warranty.
Gasmate® is a registered trademark of:
Sitro Group Australia Pty Ltd www.gasmate.com.au
Aber Ltd - Hamilton, N.Z www.gasmate.co.nz
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