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Operating Instructions
Beard/Hair Trimmer
(Household) AC/Rechargeable
Model No. ER2061
Before operating this unit, please read these instructions completely and save
them for future use.
Thank you for choosing a Panasonic AC/Rechargeable Beard/Hair
Trimmer. Please read all instructions before use.
This trimmer has a built-in rechargeable battery. Do not throw into fire, apply
heat, or charge, use, or leave in a high temperature environment.
► Using the trimmer
Warning - Keep the appliance dry.
The appliance should not be immersed in water.
The appliance should not be used near or over basins filled with water.
The appliance should not be used with wet hands.
Check that the blades are not damaged or deformed before use.
Terminate the usage when there is abnormality or failure.
Turn off the appliance before changing the trimming length or removing
the comb attachment.
Before each use, apply oil at the places marked with arrows. (See
page 6.)
The appliance should not be used on animals.
Do not press the blade against the skin.
Do not use the trimmer for any purpose other than trimming.
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 use of the appliance by a person responsible for their safety.
Children should be supervised to ensure that they do not play with the
► Charging the trimmer
• Never use the AC adaptor in the bathroom or shower room.
• Do not use any power cord or AC adaptor other than this AC adaptor
• Charge the appliance in a location where it will not be exposed to direct
sunlight or other heat sources, at temperatures of 5 °C to 35 °C.
• Plug in the AC adaptor into a household mains socket where there is no
moisture and handle it with dry hands.
• Hold the AC adaptor when disconnecting it from the household mains
socket. If you tug on the power cord, you may damage it.
• Do not damage or deform the power cord. Do not place heavy objects on
the power cord or trap it between objects.
• Do not use the trimmer if the power cord or the AC adaptor is worn, or if
the AC adaptor does not fit snugly in the socket.
• The power cord cannot be replaced. If the cord is damaged, the AC
adaptor should be scrapped.
► Cleaning the trimmer
• Clean the housing only with a soft cloth slightly dampened with tap water
or soapy tap water. Do not use thinner, benzine, alcohol or other
• Clean the power plug regularly to remove any dust or dirt.
► Storing the trimmer
• Store the trimmer in a place with low humidity after use.
• Do not store the trimmer where it will be exposed to direct sunlight or
other heat sources.
• Store the AC adaptor in a dry area where it is protected from damage.
• Keep the oil away from children.
Parts identification
AMain body
1Power switch
3Charge indicator lamp
BBlade block
4Mounting hook
5Cleaning lever
6Moving blade
7Stationary blade
CComb attachment
DAC adaptor (RE9‑52)
8Power cord
9Appliance plug
FCleaning brush
Charging the trimmer
If the trimmer is losing speed, it can be fully charged in 8 hours.
A full charge supplies enough power for approximately 50 minutes of use.
1.Slide the power switch on the main body
to the “0·CHARGE” position to turn off the
2.Insert the appliance plug into the trimmer.
3.Plug in the AC adaptor into a household
mains socket.
The charge indicator lamp lights and stays on
until the AC adaptor is removed from a
household mains socket.
4.Disconnect the AC adaptor from a
household mains socket when charging is
When charging the trimmer for the first time or when it has not been in use for
more than 6 months, please charge it for 16 hours (in order to activate the
rechargeable battery). If you charge the trimmer with the battery completely
discharged, the charge indicator lamp may not glow immediately. However,
the lamp will glow normally after charging for a few minutes.
AC operation
You can use the trimmer while charging, even if the battery capacity is low.
If the trimmer does not work, continue charging it for approx. 1 minute.
Using the trimmer
► Trimming your beard and moustache
1.Slide the power switch on the main body to the
“0·CHARGE” position to turn off the trimmer.
2.Make sure there is no damage to the blade.
3.Apply a few drops of the oil to the blades. (See
page 6.)
4.With the dial in the “1” position, mount the attachment.
5.Turn the dial to move the comb attachment to the
desired trimming length (between 2 mm and 18 mm).
Indicator Trimming length Indicator Trimming length
2.0 mm
10.5 mm
3.0 mm
12.0 mm
4.5 mm
13.5 mm
6.0 mm
15.0 mm
7.5 mm
16.5 mm
9.0 mm
18.0 mm
• Actual hair length will be a little longer than the height you set.
6.Slide the power switch on the main body upwards to turn on the
7.Place the angled face of the comb against the
skin and cut the beard by moving the trimmer in
all directions to obtain a uniform cut.
• With curly facial hair, the comb attachment may not
cut all of the hair. In this case, remove the comb
attachment and use a conventional comb to draw out
the remaining uncut hair.
► Shaping your moustache
1.Remove the comb attachment.
2.Place the angled edge against the skin and make
the border of the beard even.
Cleaning the trimmer
1.Disconnect the power cord from the trimmer.
• Be sure to set the power switch to “0·CHARGE” before you remove the
2.Remove the comb attachment.
3.Brush off any hair trimmings from the
main body and from around the blade.
4.Hold the main body, place your thumb against
the blades and then push them away from the
main body.
5.Brush any hair trimmings out from between
the stationary blade and the moving blade
while pressing down the cleaning lever to
raise the moving blade.
Apply the oil to the trimmer before and
after each use.
Apply a drop of the oil to the points
indicated by the arrows.
Remounting the blade
Fit the mounting hook into the blade
mounting on the trimmer and then push
in until it clicks.
► Blade life
Blade life varies according to the frequency and length of use of the trimmer.
For example, the blade life is approximately 3 years when using the trimmer
for 10 minutes every 3 days. Replace the blades if cutting efficiency reduces
substantially despite proper maintenance.
► Battery life
Battery life varies according to the frequency and length of use of the
For example, the battery life is approximately 3 years when the battery is
charged 3 times a month.
The appliance should not be left for more than 6 months without charging it.
The charge drains from the battery and the battery life may be shortened.
Disposal of the trimmer battery
Remove the built-in rechargeable battery before disposing of the trimmer.
Please make sure that the battery is disposed of at an officially designated
location if there is one. Do not dismantle or replace the battery so that you
can use the trimmer again. This could cause fire or an electric shock. Have it
replaced at an authorised service center.
• Disconnect the power cord from the trimmer when removing the battery.
• Discharge the battery completely before removing it.
• Be careful not to short the + and – terminals of the battery after removing it.
• Perform steps 1 to 4 and lift the battery, and then remove it.
1.Disconnect the power cord from the trimmer.
2.Remove the blade from the trimmer. Remove the 4 screws (a).
3.Remove the body cover (housing).
4.Remove the battery from the chassis.
Do not attempt to replace the battery for the purpose of reusing the
trimmer. This could result in the risk of fire or electric shock.
Important notice regarding environmental protection
The built‑in rechargeable Nickel‑Metal Hydride battery contains substances
that may be environmentally harmful. Please remove the battery before
discarding your trimmer.
For environmental protection and recycling of materials
This trimmer contains a Nickel-Metal Hydride battery. Please make sure that
the battery is disposed of at an officially assigned location, if there is one in
your country.
Power source
See the name plate on the AC adaptor.
(Automatic voltage conversion)
Motor voltage
1.2 V DC
Charging time
Approx. 8 hours
This product is intended for household use only.
Airborne Acoustical Noise: 54 (dB (A) re 1 pW)
Information for Users on Collection and Disposal of Old Equipment and
used Batteries
These symbols on the products, packaging, and/or accompanying
documents mean that used electrical and electronic products and
batteries should not be mixed with general household waste.
For proper treatment, recovery and recycling of old products and
used batteries, please take them to applicable collection points, in
accordance with your national legislation and the Directives
2002/96/EC and 2006/66/EC.
By disposing of these products and batteries correctly, you will help
to save valuable resources and prevent any potential negative
effects on human health and the environment which could
otherwise arise from inappropriate waste handling.
For more information about collection and recycling of old products
and batteries, please contact your local municipality, your waste
disposal service or the point of sale where you purchased the
Penalties may be applicable for incorrect disposal of this waste, in
accordance with national legislation.
For business users in the European Union
If you wish to discard electrical and electronic equipment, please
contact your dealer or supplier for further information.
[Information on Disposal in other Countries outside the
European Union]
These symbols are only valid in the European Union. If you wish to
discard these items, please contact your local authorities or dealer
and ask for the correct method of disposal.
Note for the battery symbol (bottom two symbol examples):
This symbol might be used in combination with a chemical symbol.
In this case it complies with the requirement set by the Directive for
the chemical involved.
Panasonic Electric Works Wanbao (Guangzhou) Co., Ltd.
Printed in China
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