FSMH1621 | Black&Decker FSMH1621 STEAM MOP instruction manual

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FSMH1621-XE
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New Zealand
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(Original instructions)
Intended use
Your Black & Decker steam mop has been designed for
sanitising and cleaning sealed hardwood, sealed laminate,
linoleum, vinyl, ceramic tile, stone and marble floors and for
refreshing carpets. This appliance is intended for indoor
household use only.
Safety instructions
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Warning! Read all safety warnings and all
instructions. Failure to follow the warnings and
instructions listed below may result in electric
shock, fire and/or serious injury.
Warning! When using mains-powered appliances, basic safety precautions, including the
following, should always be followed to reduce
the risk of fire, electric shock, personal injury and
material damage.
Read all of this manual carefully before using the appliance.
u The intended use is described in this manual. The use of
any accessory or attachment or the performance of any
operation with this appliance other than those recommended in this instruction manual may present a risk of
personal injury.
u Retain this manual for future reference.
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Using your appliance
Do not direct steam at people, animals, electrical appliances or electrical outlets.
u Do not expose to rain.
u Do not immerse the appliance in water.
u Do not leave the appliance unattended.
u Do not leave the appliance connected to an electrical
outlet when not in use.
u Never pull the power lead to disconnect the appliance
from the socket. Keep the appliance lead away from heat,
oil and sharp edges.
u Do not handle steam cleaner with wet hands.
u Do not pull or carry by cord, use cord as a handle, close
door on cord, pull cord around sharp corners or expose
cord to heated surfaces.
u Do not use appliance in an enclosed space filled with
vapour given off by oil-base paint thinner, some mothproofing substances, flammable dust, or other explosive
or toxic vapours.
u Check the type of floor with the manufacturer.
u Do not use on leather, wax polished furniture or floors,
synthetic fabrics, velvet or other delicate, steam-sensitive
materials.
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Warning! Do not use on unsealed wood or
unsealed laminate floors. On surfaces that have
been treated with wax or some no wax floors, the
sheen may be removed by the heat and steam
action. It is always recommended to test an
isolated area of the surface to be cleaned before
proceeding. We also recommend that you check
the use and care instructions from the floor
manufacturer.
u Never put descaling, aromatic, alcoholic or detergent
products into the steam cleaner, as this may damage it or
make it unsafe for use.
u If the home circuit breaker activates while using the steam
function, discontinue product use immediately and contact
the customer support centre. (Beware of the risk of electrical shock.)
u The appliance emits very hot steam to sanitize the area of
use. This means that the steam head, cleaning pads and
carpet attachment get very hot during use.
uCaution! Always wear suitable shoes when using your
steam mop and when changing the accessories on your
steam mop. Do not wear slippers or open toed footwear.
u The lid may become hot during use.
u Steam may escape from the appliance during use.
u Care should be taken when using this appliance. DO NOT
touch any parts which may become hot during use.
u Switch the appliance off and return the handle to the
upright position before removing the water tank.
u If steam is observed escaping from the body of the hand
held steam cleaner, switch off and disconnect the unit
from the manis supply, allow to cool. Contact your nearest
authorised repair agent. Do not continue to use the appliance..
After use
Unplug the appliance and allow to cool before cleaning.
When not in use, the appliance should be stored in a dry
place.
u Children should not have access to stored appliances.
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Inspection and repairs
Unplug the appliance and allow to cool before performing
any maintenance or repairs.
u Before use, check the appliance for damaged or defective
parts. Check for breakage of parts, damage to switches
and any other conditions that may affect its operation.
u Regularly check the power lead for damage.
u Do not use the appliance if any part is damaged or defective.
u Have any damaged or defective parts repaired or replaced
by an authorized repair agent.
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(Original instructions)
Never attempt to remove or replace any parts other than
those specified in this manual.
Warning! Danger of scalding.
Safety of others
This appliance 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.
u Children should be supervised to ensure that they do not
play with the appliance.
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Residual risks.
Additional residual risks may arise when using the tool which
may not be included in the enclosed safety warnings. These
risks can arise from misuse, prolonged use etc.
Even with the application of the relevant safety regulations
and the implementation of safety devices, certain residual
risks can not be avoided. These include:
u Injuries caused by touching any moving parts.
u Injuries caused by touching any hot parts.
u Injuries caused when changing any parts or accessories.
u Injuries caused by prolonged use of the appliance. When
using any appliance for prolonged periods ensure you
take regular breaks.
Electrical safety
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Warning! This product must be earthed.
Always check that the power supply corresponds to the voltage on the rating plate.
Power plugs must match the outlet. Never modify the plug in
any way. Unmodified plugs and matching outlets will reduce
risk of electric shock.
u If the supply cord is damaged, it must be replaced by
the manufacturer or an authorised Black & Decker
Service Centre in order to avoid a hazard.
Features
This appliance includes some or all of the following features.
1. ON/Off switch
2. Lock off button
3. Trigger switch
4. Steam nozzle
5. Hand held steam cleaner
6.SmartselectTM button
7. Filler cap
8. Water tank
9. Steam mop body
10. Handle
11. Steam head
12. Steam head cleaning pad
13. Resting mat
14. Carpet glider
15. Bottom cable tidy hook
16. Top cable tidy hook
17. Cable management clip
Accessories
This appliance includes some of the following accessories
others are available to purchase from the Black & Decker
website.
The performance of your appliance depends on the accessory
used. Black & Decker accessories are engineered to high
quality standards and designed to enhance the performance
of your appliance. By using these accessories you will get the
very best from your appliance.
Flexible hose and handle
For convienient use of all accessories.
Extension cables & Class 1 product
A 3-core cable must be used as your appliance is
earthed and of Class 1 construction.
u Up to 30m (100 ft) can be used without loss of power.
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Labels on the appliance
The following pictograms are shown on the tool:
Variable stem jet nozzle
For higher pressure steam bursts, twist to change
the spray pattern of the steam burst.
Large Squeegee
For cleaning galss doors and windows.
Warning! Do not use the window squeegee on cold
Warning! To reduce the risk of injury, the user
must read the instruction manual.
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glass. It may cause the glass to break.
Detail tile cleaner
For cleaning grouted areas between tiles.
(Original instructions)
Assembly
Warning! Before attempting any of the following operations,
make sure that the appliance is switched off and unplugged
and that the appliance is cold and does not contain any water.
Attaching the handle (Fig. A)
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Slide the bottom end of the handle (10) into the top end of
the steam mop body (9) until it clicks into place.
Attaching the steam head (Fig. B)
Slide the bottom end of the steam mop body (9) onto the
steam head (11) until it clicks into place.
u The steam head can be removed from the Steam mop
body by pressing the steam head release button (18) and
pulling the steam mop body (9) off the steam head (11).
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Attaching the hand held stean cleaner (Fig. C)
Holding the back of the steam mop body (9) Push the
hand held steam cleaner (5) firmly into the stem mop body
(9) until it clicks into place.
Caution! Always ensure the handle command lights up to
confirm the unit is docked.
Warning! Inspect that the seal (22 Fig. G) on the steam nozzle (4) before fitting the hand held steam mop to the steam
mop body. If the seal is missing or damaged then please
contact your nearest authorised repair agent. Do not use the
appliance.
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Removing the hand held stean cleaner (Fig. C)
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Push the release button (19) down and pull the hand held
steam cleaner (5) away from the steam mop body
Attaching a cleaning pad (Fig. D)
Replacement cleaning pads are available from your Black &
Decker dealer:Steam head cleaning pad - cat. no. FSMP20-XE).
u Place a cleaning pad (12) on the floor with the ‘hook &
loop’ side facing up.
u Lightly press the steam mop down onto the cleaning pad
(12).
Caution! Always place your steam mop on the resting mat
(13) with the handle (10) in the upright position when stationary and make sure the steam mop is turned off when not in
use.
Removing a cleaning pad (Fig. E)
Caution! Always wear suitable shoes when changing the
cleaning pad on your steam mop. Do not wear slippers or
open toed footwear.
u Return the handle (10) to the upright position and turn the
steam mop ‘OFF’.
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Place the steam mop on the resting mat and wait until it
cools down. (approximately five minutes)
u Place the front of your shoe onto the cleaning pad removal
tab (20) and press down firmly.
u Lift the steam mop up off the cleaning pad.
Caution! Always place the steam mop on the resting mat (13)
with the handle (10) in the upright position when stationary
and make sure the steam mop is turned off when not in use.
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Attaching the carpet glider (Fig. F)
Place carpet glider on the floor.
Attach a claening pad to the unit.
u Lightly press the steam mop down onto the carpet glider
(14) until it clicks into place.
Caution! Always place the steam mop on the resting mat (13)
with the handle (10) in the upright position when stationary
and make sure the steam mop is turned off when not in use.
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Removing the carpet glider (Fig. F)
Caution! Always wear suitable shoes when changing the
carpet glider on your steam mop. Do not wear slippers or
open toed footwear.
u Return the handle (10) to the upright position and turn the
steam mop ‘OFF’.
u Place the steam mop on the resting mat and wait until it
cools down. (approximately five minutes)
u Place the front of your shoe onto the carpet glider removal
tab (21) and press down firmly.
u Lift the steam mop up off the carpet glider (14).
Caution! Always place the steam mop on the resting mat (13)
with the handle (10) in the upright position when stationary
and make sure the steam mop is turned off when not in use.
Attaching the hose and accessories to the Hand
held steam cleaner (Fig. G & H)
Warning! Inspect the seal (22) on the steam nozzle (4) and
hose (23) before each use. If the seal is missing or damaged
then please contact your nearest authorised repair agent. Do
not use the appliance.
Attaching the hose (Fig. G)
u Press in the clips (24) on either side of the hose (23).
u Press the hose (23) onto the steam nozzle (4) and release
the clips (24).
Important! Ensure that the hose (23) is securely fastened
before using the hand held steeam cleaner. If steam escapes
from the joint then the hose is not correctly fit, allow the unit to
cool then remove and re-fit the hose.
Attaching the variable stem jet nozzle (Fig. H)
u Press in the clips (26) on either side of the variable stem
jeet nozzle (27).
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(Original instructions)
Press the variable stem jet nozzle onto the steam nozzle
(4) or the hose (23) and release the clips (26).
Important! Ensure that the variable stem jet nozzle (27) is
securely fastened before using the hand held steeam cleaner.
If steam escapes from the joint then the variable steam jet
nozzle is not correctly fit, allow the unit to cool then remove
and re-fit the variable steam jet nozzle.
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Removing the hose and accessories(Fig. G & H)
SmartselectTM Technology (Fig. J)
This steam mop is fitted with an SmartselectTM button (6)
which shows various cleaning applications. They are used to
select the correct operating mode for your particular cleaning
operation.
Using SmartselectTM , choose from one of the following
applications by pressing the smartselect button (6) until the
required setting is selected:
Wood/Laminate
Warning! The Steam nozzle, variable steam jet nozzle, hose
and accessories become hot during use. Allow the unit and all
accessories to cool before removing any accessories.
Stone/Marble
Removinging the hose (Fig. G)
u Press in the clips (24) on either side of the hose (23) and
pull away from the steam nozzle (4).
Removinging the variable steam jet nozzle (Fig. H)
u Press in the clips (26) on either side of the vaiable steam
jet nozzle (27) and pull away from the steam nozzle (4).
Filling the water tank (Fig. I)
This Steam cleaner incorporates an anti-calc system to help
prolong the life of the system.
Note: Fill the water tank with clean tap water.
Note: In areas of very hard water, the use of de-ionised water
is recommended.
u Open the filler cap (7) by flipping it down.
u Using the jug, fill the water tank (8) with water.
Warning! Your water tank has a 0.35 litre capacity.
u Re-fit the filler cap (7).
Note: Ensure the filler cap is firmly secured.
Use
Important! This unit will kill 99.9% of bacteria & germs when
used in accordance with this manual and with the micro fibre
pad fitted and a continuous run time of 90 seconds.
Switching on and off (Steam mop)
To switch the appliance on, press the ON/OFF button (1).
It takes approximately 15 seconds for the steam mop to
heat up.
Note: When the steam mop is first turned on the water reservoir will glow red. Once the steam mop is ready to use the
water reservoir will glow blue.
u To switch the appliance off, press the ON/OFF button (1).
Caution! Never leave the steam mop in one spot on any
surface for any period of time. Always place the steam mop on
the resting mat (13) with the handle (10) in the upright position
when stationary and make sure the steam mop is turned off
when not in use.
Caution! Always empty the steam mop after use.
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Tiles/Vinyl
The steam mop will select the correct volume of steam
required for your particular cleaning operation.
Note: Always check you are using the correct setting before
using your steam mop. For convienience the steam mop will
remember the last setting you chose.
Steam burst (Fig. J)
The steam mop is equipped with a steam bust button to aid in
the removal of stubborn marks and stains.
u During use, press the steam bust button (28) to apply
extra cleaning power.
Note: The steam burst will last for 10 seconds then the steam
mop will return to the chosen setting.
Switching on and off (Hand held steam cleaner)
(Fig. K)
To switch the appliance on, press the ON/OFF button (1).
It takes approximately 15 seconds for the hand held steam
cleaner to heat up.
Note: When the hand held steam cleaner is first turned on
the water reservoir will glow red. Once the hand held steam
cleaner is ready to use the water reservoir will glow blue.
u Lift the lock off switch (2) and pull the trigger switch (3).
After a few seconds steam will be produced.
u To switch the appliance off, release the trigger switch (3)
then press the ON/OFF button (1).
Caution! Always empty the hand held steam cleaner after
use.
Caution! Steam may continue to be produced for a short time
after the trigger switch (3) is released, this is normal. Switch
off and allow the unit to cool before removing any accessories.
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Hints for optimum use
General
(Original instructions)
Caution! Never use the steam mop without first attaching a
cleaning pad.
u During steam mop use you can use the cable mamagement clip (29) to keep your cable out of the way of the
work area..
u Always vacuum or sweep the floor before using the steam
mop.
u The easiest way to use the machine is to tilt the handle to
a 45˚ angle and clean slowly, covering a small area at a
time.
u Do not use chemical cleaners with your steam mop. To
remove stubborn stains from vinyl or linoleum floors, you
can use the steam burst button to apply extra steam to
the area or pre-treat with a mild detergent and some water
before using the steam mop.
Steam cleaning with the mop
u Fit hand held steam cleaner (5) to the steam mop body
(9).
u Place a cleaning pad (12) on the floor with the ‘hook &
loop’ side facing up.
u Raise the steam mop off the resting mat (13) and lightly
press it down onto the cleaning pad (12).
u Place the steam mop on the resting mat.
u Connect the steam mop to the mains.
u Press the ON/OFF button (1). It takes approximately 15
seconds for the steam mop to heat up.
TM
u Press the Smartselect button (6) till the required setting
is reached.
u Pulling the handle (10) back will activate the steam pump.
After a few seconds steam will start to come out of the
steam head.
u It takes a few seconds for steam to enter the cleaning pad.
The steam mop will now glide easily over the surface to be
sanitised/cleaned.
u Push and pull the steam mop slowly across the floor to
thoroughly steam clean each section.
Note: During use you may turn off the steam pump by returning the handle to the upright position, this convenient feature
will allow you to place the steam mop on the resting mat for
a short time so that you may move items of furniture, then
continue cleaning without the need to switch the appliance off.
u When you have finished using the steam mop, return the
handle (10) to the upright position and turn it ‘OFF’, place
it on the resting mat (13) and wait until the steam mop
cools down. (approximately five minutes)
Caution! It is important to monitor the water level in the water
tank. To refill the water tank and continue to sanitise/clean, return the handle (10) to the upright position and turn the steam
mop ‘OFF’. Unplug the unit from the electrical wall outlet, refill
the water tank (8).
Caution! Never leave the steam mop in one spot on any
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surface for any period of time. Always place the steam mop on
the resting mat (13) with the handle (10) in the upright position
when stationary and make sure the steam mop is turned off
when not in use.
Carpet refreshing
u Place a cleaning pad (12) on the floor with the ‘hook &
loop’ side facing up.
u Raise the steam mop off the resting mat (13) and lightly
press it down onto the cleaning pad (12).
u Place the carpet glider (14) on the floor.
u Lightly press the steam mop down onto the carpet glider
(14) until it clicks into place.
u Place the steam mop on the resting mat. (13)
u Connect the steam mop to the mains.
u Press the ON/OFF button (1). It takes approximately 15
seconds for the steam mop to heat up.
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u Press the Smartselect button (6) to the Wood/Laminate
setting.
u Pulling the handle (10) back will activate the steam pump.
After a few seconds steam will start to come out of the
steam head.
u Push and pull the steam mop slowly across the carpet to
thoroughly refresh each section.
Note: During use you may turn off the steam pump by returning the handle (10) to the upright position, this convenient
feature will allow you to place the steam mop on the resting
mat (13) so that you may move items of furniture with out the
need to switch the appliance off.
u When you have finished using the steam mop, return the
handle (10) to the upright position and turn it ‘OFF’, place
it on the resting mat (13) and wait until the steam mop
cools down. (approximately five minutes)
Caution! If steam is observed escaping from the join between
the hand held steam cleaner and the steam mop body, switch
off and disconnect the unit from the mains supply. Allow to
cool. Remove the hand held steam cleaner from the steam
mop body. Inspect the seal (22) on the steam nozzle (4) and
hose (23) (fig. G). If the seal is missing or damaged then
please contact your nearest authorised repair agent. Do not
use the appliance. If the seal is in good condition re-fit the
hand held steam cleaner to the steam mop body ensuring that
it is seated firmly in place.
Caution! It is important to monitor the water level in the water
tank. To refill the water tank and continue to sanitise/clean, return the handle (10) to the upright position and turn the steam
mop ‘OFF’. Unplug the unit from the electrical wall outlet, refill
the water tank (8).
Caution! Never leave the steam mop in one spot on any
surface for any period of time. Always place the steam mop on
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the resting mat (13) with the handle (10) in the upright position
when stationary and make sure the steam mop is turned off
when not in use.
After use (Fig. L & M)
u Return the handle (10) to the upright position and turn the
steam mop ‘OFF’,
u Place the steam mop on the resting mat (13) and wait until
the steam mop cools down. (approximately five minutes)
u Unplug the steam mop from the electrical wall outlet.
u Empty the water tank (8).
u Remove the cleaning pad (12) and wash it ready for
next use. (Take care to follow the wash care instructions
printed on the cleaning pad).
u Wrap the supply cable around the cable tidy hooks (15 &
16).
Note: The top cable tidy hook (16) rotates to easily release
the cable ready for next use.
u Clip the supply cable onto itself using the cable tidy clip
(29) close to the plug.
u Place steam mop on the resting mat (13) for storage.
Note: With the handle (10) in the upright position, the cable
neatly wrapped around the cable tidy hooks (15 & 16) and
secured with the cable tidy clip (29) your steam mop will stand
on its own for storage. Alternatively there is a hanging bracket
(30) built into the hand grip (31) which will allow your steam
mop to be hung from a suitable hook on the wall. Always
ensure that your wall hook is capable of supporting the weight
of the steam mop safely.
Hand held steam cleaning
u Attach the required accessory.
u Connect thehand held steam cleaner to the mains.
u Press the ON/OFF button (1). It takes approximately 15
seconds for the hand held steam cleaner to heat up.
u Lift the lock off (2) and pull the trigger switch (3) to activate
the steam pump. After a few seconds steam will start to
come out of the accessory.
Note: During use you may turn off the steam pump by releasing the trigger switch, this convenient feature will allow you to
place the hand held steam cleaner down for a short time so
that you may move items of furniture, then continue cleaning
without the need to switch the appliance off.
u When you have finished using the hand held steam
cleaner, release the trigger switch (3), turn it ‘OFF’and disconnect from the mains supply. Wait until the steam mop
cools down before storing. (approximately five minutes)
Caution! It is important to monitor the water level in the water
tank. To refill the water tank and continue to sanitise/clean,
turn the hand held steam cleaner ‘OFF’. Unplug the unit from
the electrical wall outlet, refill the water tank (8).
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Maintenance and cleaning
Your Black & Decker corded appliance has been designed to
operate over a long period of time with a minimum of maintenance. Continuous satisfactory operation depends upon
proper appliance care and regular cleaning.
Warning! Before performing any maintenance or cleaning on
corded appliances switch off and unplug the appliance.
u Wipe your appliance over using a soft damp cloth.
u For stubborn marks you can use a mild solution of soap
and water to dampen your cloth.
u Inspect the seal (22) on the steam nozzle (4) and hose
(23) before each use (fig. G). If the seal is missing or damaged then please contact your nearest authorised repair
agent. Do not use the appliance.
Care of the cleaning pads
Wash care instructions - No fabric conditioner - Allow to dry
fully before re-use.
Caution! Follow the cleaning instructions printed on the label
of the cleaning pad.
Protecting the environment
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Separate collection. This product must not be
disposed of with normal household waste.
Should you find one day that your Black & Decker product
needs replacement, or if it is of no further use to you, do not
dispose of it with household waste. Make this product available for separate collection.
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Separate collection of used products and packaging
allows materials to be recycled and used again.
Re-use of recycled materials helps prevent environmental pollution and reduces the demand for raw
materials.
Local regulations may provide for separate collection of electrical products from the household, at municipal waste sites or
by the retailer when you purchase a new product.
Black & Decker provides a facility for the collection and
recycling of Black & Decker products once they have reached
the end of their working life. To take advantage of this service
please return your product to any authorised repair agent who
will collect them on our behalf.
You can check the location of your nearest authorised repair
agent by contacting your local Black & Decker office at
the address indicated in this manual. Alternatively, a list of
authorised Black & Decker repair agents and full details of our
after-sales service and contacts are available on the Internet
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at: www.2helpU.com
Technical data
FSMH1621-XE
(Type 1)
Voltage
Vac
Power
W
Tank capacity
ml
Weight
kg
230
1600
350
2.7
11
Australia & New Zealand
Stanley Black & Decker
82 Taryn Drive, Epping, VIC 3076 Australia
Tel.1800 338 002 (Aust) or Tel. 0800 339 258 (NZ)
90591391
09/12
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