Dear Valued Customer Thank you for choosing to purchase this appliance, we appreciate your business. We have provided a product, which is value for money. Hand Mixer Model: EL004HM PLACE PHOTO HERE TECHNICAL INFORMATION Mains supply: Power: INSTRUCTION MANUAL SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS 230-240V ~ 50 Hz – AC only 150 Watts IMPORTANT SAFEGUARDS 12. When using electrical appliances, basic safety precautions should always be followed including the following: 13. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. Carefully read these instructions before using your appliance. VERY IMPORTANT: Do not immerse in water or other liquids or use near washbasins or sinks. Ensure that the appliance does not get wet (water splashes etc.) and do not use it with wet hands. Keep out of reach of children. This appliance is not intended for use by young children or infirm persons. Children must be supervised to ensure they do not play with the appliance. Unplug from mains outlet when not in use, in storage, before attaching or removing accessories, and before cleaning. Avoid contact with moving parts. Keep hands, hair, clothing, as well as spatulas and other utensils away from beaters during operation to reduce risk of injury to you and/or damage to the appliance. An appliance dropped or damaged should not be used until examined by a service engineer. Do not permit the mains lead to come in contact with hot objects. If the supply cord is damaged, it must be replaced by the manufacturer or its service agent, or a similarly qualified person in order to avoid a hazard. Use this appliance only for its intended use. Use only genuine attachments supplied by an authorised Service-Dealer. The appliance should not be used outdoors, placed near a hot gas or electrical burner or placed in a heated oven. Do not let cord hang over edge of table or counter. An appliance should never be left unattended when plugged in. 14. 15. 16. 17. Do not place unnecessary strain on the motor by beating mixtures, which do not allow the beaters to revolve freely. Note; Short-term operation. This appliance is designed for short-term operation only and must not be continuously operated for periods of time in excess of 5 minutes. If operated continuously for up to 5 minutes, switch the appliance off and allow it to cool down before further operation. This unit has been permanently lubricated at the factory and requires no further lubrication. This appliance is intended for household use only and not for commercial or industrial use. If appliance is to be used by a third party, please supply the instruction manual with it. No liability can be accepted for any damage caused by non-compliance with these instructions or any other improper use or mishandling. CAUTION Do not attempt to service this appliance yourself. servicing to qualified service personnel. Refer OPERATION 1. To fit the beaters, check that the hand mixer is unplugged from the mains supply then insert them fully into the slots at the base of the mixer. 2. Lower the beaters into the mixture before switching on the mixer. 3. The mixer has five speeds, which are selected using the Speed Switch, conveniently placed on the handle. 4. Use lower speeds to begin with and gradually increase to higher speeds if required. 5. The following speeds are suggested: Speed 1: Dough or cake mixes Speed 2 – 3: Sauces, short or puff pastry etc. Speed 4 – 5: Puree, cream, egg whites etc. 6. You may wish to raise the mixer slightly before switching off to prevent excessive mixture clinging to the beaters. Always turn the mixer off before completely removing the beaters from the bowl. 7. During mixing, occasionally use a spatula (not supplied) to scrape mixture from the sides of the bowl to ensure that all the ingredients are thoroughly mixed. 8. To remove beaters, press the eject button. CLEANING 1. To clean the outer surface of the mixer, use a soft damp cloth and dry it afterwards with a dry towel. Clean only after unplugging the mixer from the mains supply. 2. All removable parts on the hand mixer should be detached and cleaned thoroughly in warm, soapy water after use.