Berman Safes FS Series Thank you for choosing a Berman Safe - FS Series. Before operating your new safe, please read the user manual to ensure optimum performance. 1. FIRST TIME OPENING THE SAFE 3. PROGRAMMING YOUR FINGER a. Lift the bottom of the square plate (plate P on Diagram 1 The safe can be opened by any shown below - next to the finger that has previously been fingerprint sensor), then the setup. To register your finger: top, to remove plate. a. With the door open, press the b. Insert the key into the lock green button located on the and turn clockwise to open top of the door. The front light the door. will turn yellow and the fingerprint reader is ready to capture. b. Place your finger on the fingerprint reader within 5 seconds. Please register the same finger three times. When the front light turns green, your fingerprint has been successfully registered. 2. INSTALLING THE BATTERIES If the light turns red and you hear 3 beeps, the registration The safe requires 4 AA (1.5V/LR6) failed. Please try again. batteries (included). Remove the battery cover (located on the inside IMPORTANT: • To enhance the fingerprint of the door) and install the batteries into the compartment. Make sure identification rate, we that the batteries are fitted in the recommend the same finger is right position to match the polarity. programmed 3 or more times, Close the battery compartment. from different positions, as shown in Diagram 2 of the user Use of alkaline batteries is recommended. manual. • • • • • We also suggest that you NOTE: The safe can record up to 100 register 2 fingers for each hand fingerprints. programmed. To avoid fingerprint reading failure, we recommend cleaning your finger with a dry 4. USING THE SAFE cloth before placing it on the reader. Also, keep the reader To open the safe: clean from grease and humidity. a. Press the button located on Always keep your finger steady the right side of the and press your fingertip when fingerprint reader. The yellow scanning. light will turn on, indicating The little finger is not that the reader is ready to recommended to be used for operate. fingerprint identification. b. Place your registered fingertip Avoid bright lighting exposure on the fingerprint reader on the top of the fingerprint within 5 seconds. If the reader. fingerprint is valid, the light will turn green and the door will open automatically. If the authentication fails, the light will turn red and you will hear 3 beeps. To close the safe: Close the door and press the button to the right side of the fingerprint reader. The door will lock itself automatically. Berman Safes FS Series IMPORTANT: The safe can only be operated using the same locking system. For example, if you opened the safe electronically, you need to lock it the same way. And if you opened the safe with the key, it should be locked with the key as well. 5. DELETING ALL FINGERPRINT RECORDS 7. OVERRIDE INSTRUCTION TO OPEN THE SAFE For your convenience, we have engineered a manual override system to open the safe. In case of emergency, remove the plate P (Diagram 1) as explained on Step 1, insert the key and turn clockwise. This will manually open the safe. CAUTION: Do not keep the keys inside the safe. While the safe door is open, press the red button located on the top of 8. INSTALLING THE SAFE the door 3 times in a row. If the light on the front turns green, all the To help reduce the risk of theft, we fingerprint records have been suggest that your safe is securely deleted. fixed to a wall or a floor. Please use the provided bolts to fix the safe horizontally. 6. REPLACING THE BATTERIES 9. CARE AND MAINTENANCE The safe requires 4 AA (1.5V/LR6) For your convenience, the safe has Keep the safe between 40°F and batteries. pre-drilled fixing holes at both the 110°F. Avoid using in damp bottom and at the back. Please fix conditions. Open the safe, remove the battery the safe according to the steps on cover and replace the batteries Diagram 3. inside.