This symbol indicates high voltage is present inside. It is dangerous to
make any kind of contact with any inside part of this product.
RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK
DO NOT OPEN
CAUTION: TO REDUCE THE
RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK,
This symbol alerts you that important literature concerning operation
DO NOT REMOVE COVER (OR
and maintenance has been included with this product.
BACK). NO USER SERVICE-
ABLE PARTS INSIDE. REFER
SERVICING TO QUALIFIED
Note to CATV system installer: This reminder is provided to call CATV system installer's atten-
tion to Article 820-40 of the National Electrical Code (Section 54 of Canadian Electrical Code,
Part I) that provides guidelines for proper grounding and, in particular, specifies that the cable
ground shall be connected to the grounding system of the building as close to the point of cable
entry as practical.
Caution: FCC regulations state that any unauthorized changes or modifications to this equip-
ment may void the user's authority to operate it.
Caution: To prevent electric shock, match wide blade of plug to wide slot, fully insert.
Attention: Pour eviter les chocs electriques, introduire la lame le plus large de la fiche dans la
borne correspondante de la prise et pousser jusqu'au fond.
Important: One Federal Court has held that unauthorized recording of copyrighted TV programs
is an infringement of U.S. copyright laws.
Certain Canadian programs may be copyrighted and any unauthorized recording in whole or in
part may be a violation of these rights.
To prevent damage which may result in fire or electric shock hazard,
do not expose this appliance to rain or moisture.
Important Safety Instructions
1. Read Instructions-All the safety and operating instructions should be read before the product is operated.
2. Retain Instructions-The safety and operating instructions should be retained for future reference.
3. Heed Warnings-All warnings on the product and in the operating instructions should be adhered to.
4. Follow Instructions-All operating and using instructions should be followed.
5. Cleaning-Unplug this product from the wall outlet before cleaning. Do not use liquid cleaners or aerosol
cleaners. Use a damp cloth for cleaning.
6. Attachments-Do not use attachments not recommended by the product manufacturer as they may cause hazards.
7. Water and Moisture-Do not use this product near water-for example near a bath tub, wash bowl, kitchen sink, or laundry
tub; in a wet basement; or near a swimming pool; and the like.
8. Accessories-Do not place this product on an unstable cart, stand, tripod, bracket, or
table.The product may fall, causing serious injury to a child or adult, and serious damage
to the product. Use only with a cart, stand, tripod, bracket, or table recommended by the
manufacturer or sold with the product. Any mounting of the product should follow the
manufacturer's instructions and should use a mounting accessory recommended by the
9. A product and cart combination should be moved with care. Quick stops, excessive force,
and uneven surfaces may cause the product and cart combination to overturn.
Ventilation-Slots and openings in the cabinet are provided for ventilation and to ensure reliable operation of the product
and to protect it from overheating. These openings must not be blocked or covered. The openings should never be
blocked by placing the product on a bed, sofa, rug, or other similar surface. This product should not be placed in a built-in
installation such as a bookcase or rack unless proper ventilation is provided or the manufacturer's instructions have been
Power Sources-This product should be operated only from the type of power source indicated on the marking label. If
you are not sure of the type of power supplied to your home, consult your product dealer or local power company. For
products intended to operate from battery power, or other sources, refer to the operating instructions.
Grounding or Polarization-This product may be equipped with a polarized alternating-current line plug (a plug having
one blade wider than the other). This plug will fit into the power outlet only one way. This is a safety feature. If you are
unable to insert the plug fully into the outlet, try reversing the plug. If the plug should still fail to fit, contact your electrician
to replace your obsolete outlet. Do not defeat the safety purpose of the polarized plug.
Alternate Warnings -This produck is equipped with a three-wire grounding-type plug, a plug having a third (grounding) pin.
This plug will only fit into the outlet, contact your electrician to replace your obsolete outlet. Do not defeat the safety
purpose of the grounding-type plug.
Power-Cord Protection-Power-supply cords should be routed so that they are not likely to be walked on or pinched by
items placed upon or against them, paying particular attention to cords at plugs, convenience receptacles, and the point
where they exit from the product.
Outdoor Antenna Grounding-If an outside antenna or cable system is
connected to the product, be sure the antenna or cable system is
grounded so as to provide some protection against voltage surges and
built-up static charges. Section 810 of the National Electrical Code,
ANSI/NFPA 70 provides information with regard to proper grounding of
the mast and supporting structure, grounding of the lead-in wire to an
antenna discharge unit, size of grounding conductors, location of antenna-
discharge unit, connection to grounding electrodes, and requirements
for the grounding electrode.
Lightning-For added protection for this product during a lightning storm
or when it is left unattended and unused for long periods of time, unplug it from the wall outlet and disconnect the antenna
or cable system. This will prevent damage to the product due to lightning and power-line surges.
Power Lines-An outside antenna system should not be located in the vicinity of overhead power lines or other electric
light or power circuits, or where it can fall into such power lines or circuits. When installing an outside antenna system,
extreme care should be taken to keep from touching such power lines or circuits as contact with them might be fatal.
Overloading-Do not overload wall outlets, extension cords, or integral convenience receptacles as this can result in a risk
of fire or electric shock.
Object and Liquid Entry-Never push objects of any kind into this product through openings as they may touch danger-
ous voltage points or short-out parts that could result in a fire or electric shock. Never spill liquid of any kind on the product.
Servicing-Do not attempt to service this product yourself as opening or removing covers may expose you to dangerous
voltage or other hazards. Refer all servicing to qualified service personnel.
Damage Requiring Service-Unplug this product from the wall outlet and refer servicing to qualified service
personnel under the following conditions:
a When the power-supply cord or plug is damaged.
b If liquid has been spilled or objects have fallen into the product.
c If the product has been exposed to rain or water.
d If the product does not operate normally by following the operating instructions. Adjust only those controls that are
covered by the operating instructions as an improper adjustment of other controls may result in damage and will often
require extensive work by a qualified technician to restore the product to its normal operation.
e If the product has been dropped or damaged in any way.
When the product exhibits a distinct change in performance-this indicates a need for service.
Replacement Parts-When replacement parts are required, be sure the service technician has used replacement parts
specified by the manufacturer or that have the same characteristics as the original part.Unauthorized substitutions may
result in fire, electric shock, or other hazards.
Safety check-Upon completion of any service or repairs to this product, ask the service technician to perform safety
checks to determine that the product is in proper operating condition.
Heat-The product should be situated away from heat sources such as radiators, heat registers, stoves, or other products
(including amplifiers) that produce heat.
Wall or Ceiling Mounting The product should be mounted to a wall or ceiling only as recommended by the manufacturer.
NEC-NATIONAL ELECTRICAL CODE
Antenna Lead-in Wire
Antenna Discharge Unit
(NEC Section 810-20)
(NEC Section 810-21)
Power Service Grounding
(NEC Section 810-21)
Electric Service Equipment