43-893.fm Page 1 Monday, August 16, 1999 2:23 PM Cat. No. 43-893 OWNER’S MANUAL Please read before using this equipment. ET-893 Super Lightweight Headset Telephone...
Belt Clip — lets you hook the dialer on your belt for easy portability. Touch-Tone or Pulse (Rotary) Dialing — lets you use your ET-893 with either type of service. Hearing-Aid Compatible — lets you use the ET-893 with hearing aids that have a T (telephone) switch.
READ THIS BEFORE INSTALLATION We have designed your ET-893 to con- form to federal regulations and you can connect it to most telephone lines. How- ever, each device you connect to the phone line draws power from it.
43-893.fm Page 4 Monday, August 16, 1999 2:23 PM CONTENTS Preparation ... 5 Making the Connections ... 5 Attaching the Headset Hanger ... 5 Adjusting the Headset ... 6 Setting the Dialing Mode ... 6 Turning the Ringer Off/On ... 7 Using the Belt Clip ...
HEADSET the ET-893. ATTACHING THE HEADSET HANGER The ET-893 comes with a headset hanger that gives you a convenient place to rest your headset when it is not in use. TEL. LINE To attach the hanger, simply insert it into the holes on the upper right of the head- set amplifier.
43-893.fm Page 6 Monday, August 16, 1999 2:23 PM ADJUSTING THE HEADSET 1. Place the headset on your head with the earpiece over either ear. 2. Adjust the headset band until it rests with almost no pressure on your ear and the top of your head.
USING FLASH provides the electronic equiva- FLASH lent of a switchhook signal required by some telephone services, such as Call Waiting. For example, if you have Call Waiting, you can put your current call on hold and take another incoming call by pressing .
43-893.fm Page 9 Monday, August 16, 1999 2:23 PM Note: If you do not have any special telephone services, pressing during a telephone conversation might disconnect your call. USING REDIAL To dial the last number dialed, press , then TALK/HANG UP...
ET-893’s warranty and void your FCC authori- zation to operate it. If the ET-893 is not operating as it should, take it to your local Ra- dioShack store for assistance. If the trouble is affecting the telephone lines, the phone company can ask you to disconnect your ET-893 until you have resolved the problem.
LIGHTNING Your telephone has built-in protection circuits to reduce the risk of damage from surges in telephone line and power line current. These protection circuits meet or exceed the FCC requirements. However, lightning striking the tele- phone or power lines can damage your telephone.
43-893.fm Page 12 Monday, August 16, 1999 2:23 PM Limited One-Year Warranty This product is warranted by RadioShack against manufacturing defects in material and workman- ship under normal use for one (1) year from the date of purchase from RadioShack company-owned stores and authorized RadioShack franchisees and dealers.