IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS
When using an electrical appliance, basic precautions should always be followed, including the
Read all instructions before using the compactor.
Close supervision is necessary when used by or
near children. Do not allow to be used as a toy, or
to run unattended at any time. Lock Key Switch
when not in use and store key out of reach of
Do not touch moving parts.
Do not operate with a damaged cord set, plug,
motor, or after damage in any manner. Have the
compactor examined, repaired or adjusted by an
Use only for intended use as described in this
manual. Do not use other than manufacturer's
Installer: Leave Use and Care Guide with the homeowner.
Homeowner: Keep Use and Care Guide for future reference and
for local electrical inspector's use, if required.
Excessive Weight Hazard
Use two or more people to move and install
Failure to do so can result in back or other injury.
Do not grasp console to move compactor.
Begin in the room where the compactor will be located.
1. Remove compactor from shipping carton. Remove all
protective packaging materials such as tape and shipping
pads. Use a mild detergent and warm water to remove waxy
residue caused by protective shipping material. Dry
thoroughly with a soft cloth. For more information, see
SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS
Do not compact toxic or volatile flammable material
such as oily rags and insect sprays. Do not compact
lighted cigarettes, cigars, or other hot or burning
items. Do not overload the compactor.
Do not take apart the compactor. Incorrect
reassembly can cause electric shock when
Handle a loaded trash bag with care. Sharp objects
can pierce the bag and cause injury. Do not
overload trash bag with heavy material such as
This compactor is intended for household use only.
2. Be sure the power cord is attached to the cord clip on the
rear of the compactor.
A. Cord clip
3. Place the 2 corner posts from the carton on the floor near the
compactor. Open the compactor drawer and remove any
shipping materials or other items from the drawer. Do not
remove the compactor bag. Grasp the handle and raise the
front of drawer until it clears the drawer stops. Grasp sides of
drawer and lift drawer out of compactor. Place the drawer on
the 2 corner posts.