. Power sources
Only connect the appliance to a power supply of the type
described in the operating instructions or as marked on the
This product is designed and manufactured to meet strict
quality and safety standards. However, you should be aware of
the following installation and operation precautions:
0. Power-cord protection
. Take heed of warnings and instructions
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 and plugs, and the
point where they exit from the appliance.
You should read all the safety and operating instructions
before operating this appliance. Retain this handbook for future
reference and adhere to all warnings in the handbook or on
. Water and moisture
Ensure that the grounding means of the appliance is not
The presence of electricity near water can be dangerous. Do
not use the appliance near water – for example next to a
bathtub, washbowl, kitchen sink, in a wet basement or near a
swimming pool, etc..
2. Power lines
Locate any outdoor antenna/ aerial away from power lines.
. Object or liquid entry
3. Non-use periods
Take care that objects do not fall and liquids are not spilled into
the enclosure through any openings. Liquid ﬁlled objects such
as vases should not be placed on the equipment.
If the unit has a standby function, a small amount of current will
continue to ﬂow into the equipment in this mode. Unplug the
power cord of the appliance from the outlet if left unused for
a long period of time.
Do not place the equipment on a bed, sofa, rug or similar
soft surface, or in an enclosed bookcase or cabinet, since
ventilation may be impeded. We recommend a minimum
distance of 50mm (2 inches) around the sides and top of the
appliance to provide adequate ventilation.
4. Abnormal smell
If an abnormal smell or smoke is detected from the appliance,
turn the power off immediately and unplug the unit from the wall
outlet. Contact your dealer immediately.
You should not attempt to service the appliance beyond that
described in this handbook. All other servicing should be
referred to qualiﬁed service personnel.
Locate the appliance away from naked ﬂames or heat
producing equipment such as radiators, stoves or other
appliances (including other ampliﬁers) that produce heat.
The appliance should be serviced by qualiﬁed service personnel
6. Damage requiring service
The appliance has been designed for use in moderate climates.
A. the power-supply cord or the plug has been damaged, or
B. objects have fallen, or liquid has spilled into the
. Racks and stands
Only use a rack or stand that is recommended for use with
audio equipment. If the equipment is on a portable rack it
should be moved with great care, to avoid overturning the
C. the appliance has been exposed to rain, or
D. the appliance does not appear to operate normally or
exhibits a marked change in performance, or
E. the appliance has been dropped or the enclosure
Unplug the unit from the mains supply before cleaning.
The case should normally only require a wipe with a soft, damp,
lint-free cloth. Do not use paint thinners or other chemical
solvents for cleaning.
This product has been designed to meet the EN60065
international electrical safety standard.
We do not advise the use of furniture cleaning sprays or
polishes as they can cause indelible white marks if the unit is
subsequently wiped with a damp cloth.