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Important Safeguards; Polarized Plug; Tamper Resistant Screw - Black & Decker Spacemaker ODC150 Series Use & Care Book

Black & decker use & care manual 12-cup coffeemaker odc150, odc350


When using electrical appliances, in order to reduce
the risk of fire, electric shock, and/or injury, basic
safety precautions should always be followed,
including the following:
I Please read all instructions.
I Do not touch hot surfaces. Use handles or knobs.
I To protect against fire, electric shock, or injury,
do not place cord, plug or Coffeemaker base in
water or other liquid.
I To reduce the risk of fire or electric shock, do not
remove the rear cover from the Coffeemaker.
There are no user serviceable parts inside. Repairs
should be done by authorized personnel only.
I Close supervision is necessary when any appli-
ance is used by or near children.
I Unplug when Coffeemaker is not in use and
before cleaning. Allow to cool before putting on
or taking off parts and before cleaning the
I Do not operate Coffeemaker without water in the
reservoir before brewing.
I Do not operate the Coffeemaker with a damaged
cord or plug or after the appliance malfunctions,
or has been damaged in any manner. Return the
Coffeemaker to the nearest authorized service
facility for examination, repair, or adjustment.
I To avoid an electrical overload, do not operate
another high-wattage appliance on the same
circuit with this Coffeemaker.
I The use of an accessory not approved for oper-
ation with this Coffeemaker, may result in fire,
electric shock, or injury.
I Do not use outdoors.
I Do not let cord hang over the edge of table or
counter, or come in contact with hot surfaces.
I Do not place on or near a hot gas or electric
burner or in a heated oven.
I To reduce risk of fire, do not mount Coffeemaker
over or near any portion of a heating or cooking
I To reduce risk of fire or electic shock, do not
place any electric or gas heating or cooking
appliance under the Coffeemaker.
I To reduce the risk of electric shock, do not
mount over a sink.


I Do not store anything directly on top of the
appliance surface.
I Keep the lid on the carafe when in use.
I The carafe is designed for use with the
Coffeemaker. It must never be used on a range
top or in a microwave oven. Use only the "Keeps
Hot" plate.
I Do not set a hot carafe down on a wet or cold
I Do not use the carafe if the glass is cracked or
has a loose or weakened handle.
I Do not clean the carafe with abrasive cleansers,
steel wool, or other abrasives.
I Allow the filter basket to cool after brewing
before removal from the Coffeemaker.
I Do not use this Coffeemaker for anything other
than its intended use.
I Do not pour liquid other than water or the clean-
ing solution specified in this manual into the
water reservoir.
I Remember to place the carafe on the "Keeps
Hot" plate before brewing and when using the
automatic timer feature on clock models.
I Do not operate any electric appliance in the
presence of explosive and/or flammable fumes.
I This product is intended for household use ONLY
and not for commercial or industrial use.


This appliance has a polarized plug—one blade
is wider than the other. To reduce the risk of
electric shock, this plug will fit into a polarized
outlet only one way. If the plug does not fit fully
into the outlet, reverse it. If it still does not fit,
contact a qualified electrician. Do not attempt to
defeat this safety feature by modifying the plug
in any way.


This appliance is equipped with a tamper-resis-
tant screw to prevent removal of the outer
cover. To reduce the risk of fire or electric
shock, do not attempt to remove the outer
cover. There are no consumer serviceable
parts inside. Repair should be done only by
authorized service personnel



This manual is also suitable for:

Spacemaker odc350 seriesOdc150nSdc740