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Electrical Requirements; Undercounter Installation - KitchenAid Integrated Compactor 9871915A Use And Care Manual

Integrated compactors
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Cutout Dimensions
(7.6 cm)
24" min.
(61 cm)
18" min.
(45.7 cm)
15 " min.
(38.7 cm)
A. Grounded eletrical outlet must be a minimum
of 3" (7.6 cm) away from surrounding cabinets
or nearby walls as shown. It can be placed
either to the left or the right side of the
Clearance Dimensions
A. Leave 6" (15.2 cm) of clearance space to the right side of
the compactor in order to remove the compactor bags.
B. Leave 23" (58.4 cm) of clearance in front of the compactor
in order to fully open or remove the compactor drawer.
34 " min.
(87 cm)
Recommended Grounding Method
This compactor is for use on a single phase, 115-volt, 60 Hz, AC
only 15- or 20-amp fused and properly grounded circuit and is
equipped with a grounding plug as shown below. It is
recommended that a separate circuit serving only this appliance
be provided.
This compactor must be grounded while in use to reduce the risk
of electric shock. The compactor is equipped with a three-
conductor cord and 3 prong grounding-type plug to fit the proper
grounding-type receptacle. The green (or green and yellow)
conductor in the cord is the grounding wire. Never connect the
green (or green and yellow) wire to a live terminal.
NOTE: Proper installation is your responsibility. Make sure you
have everything necessary for correct installation. It is the
personal responsibility and obligation of the customer to contact
a qualified installer to assure that electrical installation meets all
National and Local codes and ordinances.
Tools and materials needed for installation:

Electrical Requirements

Electrical Shock Hazard
Plug into a grounded 3 prong outlet.
Do not remove ground prong.
Do not use an adapter.
Do not use an extension cord.
Failure to follow these instructions can result in
death, fire, or electrical shock.

Undercounter Installation

Tape measure
Do not grasp control panel to move compactor.
Slide compactor onto cardboard or hardboard before moving
compactor across floor to prevent floor covering damage.
Do not allow the rear frame of the compactor to touch the
floor covering when lifting or moving compactor.
Phillips No. 2 screwdriver
Flat-blade screwdriver
" Hex-head socket wrench
Utility knife


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