Failure to follow these instructions may result in an increased risk of fire, electrical shock, burns or suffocation. Brother shall not be liable for damage caused where the product owner has failed to follow the instructions set out in this guide.
Symbols and conventions used in the documentation The following symbols and conventions are used throughout the documentation. Follow all warnings and instructions marked on the product. Bold Bold typeface identifies specific WARNING buttons on the product’s control WARNING indicates a potentially panel or on the computer hazardous situation which, if not avoided, screen.
This manual has been compiled and published to provide the latest product safety information at the time of publication. The information contained in this manual may be subject to change. For the latest manual, please visit us at http://solutions.brother.com/. Choose a safe location for your product Put your product on a flat, level, stable surface, such as a desk, that is free from vibration and shocks and is not slanted more than 2.
DO NOT put the product in a location where any slot or opening in the product is obstructed or blocked. These slots and openings are provided for ventilation. Blocking the product’s ventilation could create a risk of overheating and/or fire. Instead: •...
• DO NOT place your product next to sources of interference, such as speakers or the base units of non Brother cordless telephones. Doing so may interfere with the operation of the product’s electronic components.
General precautions WARNING Plastic bags are used in the packing of your machine. Plastic bags are not toys. To avoid the danger of suffocation, keep these bags away from babies and children and dispose of them correctly. For users with pacemakers This machine generates a weak magnetic field.
CAUTION Some areas of the machine can cause injury if covers are opened or closed with force. Take care when placing your hand in the shaded areas shown in the illustrations.
This machine is heavy and weighs more than 40 kg. To prevent possible injuries at least two people should lift the machine by holding it from the front and back. Be careful with the output stopper when moving or lifting the machine. There is a risk of injury if your face or body strikes the output stopper.
When placing or repositioning your Brother machine on the optional stabilizer, make sure that all four stabilizer support legs are adjusted and rest firmly on the floor. Not adjusting the optional stabilizer support legs may cause the machine to move or fall over, resulting in injury to you.
Important • DO NOT remove or damage any of the caution or warning labels affixed to the product. • DO NOT remove the serial number and instruction labels that are affixed to the product. Note Do not touch the print head, the shaded parts shown in the illustration. If you touch the print head, ink from the print head may stain your skin.
Connecting the product safely WARNING There are high voltage electrodes inside the product. Before you clean the inside of the product, make sure you have unplugged the power cord from the electrical socket. Doing this will prevent an electrical shock. DO NOT handle the plug with wet hands.
Unplug this product from the electrical socket before you move the product. DO NOT use the product if the power cord is frayed or damaged. Doing so may cause an electrical shock or a fire. Brother strongly recommends that you DO NOT use any extension cord.
Service. WARNING If the product has been dropped or the casing has been damaged, there may be the possibility of an electric shock. Unplug the product from the electrical socket and call your Brother dealer or Brother Customer Service. CAUTION If the product becomes unusually hot, releases smoke, generates any strong smells, or if you accidentally spill any liquid on it, immediately unplug the product from the electrical socket.
Product Warranty & Liability Brother shall not be liable for any loss or damage that may arise from the use of the information contained herein (including, without limitation, any direct, special or consequential damages). Nothing in this guide shall affect any existing product warranty or be construed as granting any additional product warranty.
Wiring information (U.K. only) If you need to replace the plug fuse, fit a fuse that is approved by ASTA to BS1362 with the same rating as the original fuse. Always replace the fuse cover. Never use a plug that does not have a cover. If in any doubt, call a qualified electrician.
The purpose of the International ENERGY STAR Program is to promote the development and popularization of energy-efficient office equipment. ® As an ENERGY STAR Partner, Brother Industries, Ltd. has determined that this product meets ® the ENERGY STAR specifications for energy efficiency.
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