PROGRESS Metallics Hand Blender Instruction Manual

PROGRESS Metallics Hand Blender Instruction Manual

Safety Instructions

When using electrical appliances, basic safety precautions should always be followed. Check that the voltage indicated on the rating plate corresponds with that of the local network before connecting the appliance to the mains power supply. Children aged from 8 years and people with reduced physical, sensory or mental capabilities or lack of experience and knowledge can use this appliance, only if they have been given supervision or instruction concerning use of the appliance in a safe way and understand the hazards involved. Children should be supervised to ensure that they do not play with the appliance. Unless they are older than 8 and supervised, children should not perform cleaning or user maintenance. This appliance is not a toy. This appliance contains no user serviceable parts. If the power supply cord, plug or any part of the appliance is malfunctioning, or if the appliance has been dropped or damaged, only a qualified electrician should carry out repairs. Improper repairs may place the user at risk of harm. Keep the appliance and its power supply cord out of the reach of children. Keep the appliance out of the reach of children when it is switched on or cooling down. Keep the appliance and its power supply cord away from heat or sharp edges that could cause damage. Keep the appliance away from other heat emitting appliances. Keep hands, fingers, hair and any loose clothing away from the rotating tools of the appliance. Do not immerse the electrical components of this appliance in water or any other liquid.

Do not operate the appliance with wet hands.Do not leave the appliance unattended whilst connected to the mains power supply.Do not remove the appliance from the mains power supply by pulling the cord; switch it off and remove the plug by hand.Do not pull or carry the appliance by its power supply cord.Do not use the appliance if it hos been dropped, if there are visible signs of damage or if it is leaking.Do not use the appliance for anything other than its intended use.Do not use any accessories other than those supplied.Do not use any damaged accessories.Do not use this appliance outdoors.Do not store the appliance in direct sunlight or in high humidity conditions.Do not place the appliance in boiling water or very hot liquid. Do not touch any moving parts on this appliance during use, as this could cause injury.Do not touch any sections of the appliance that may become hot during use, as this could cause injury.Do not use broken or loose cutting or rotating blades. Switch off the appliance and disconnect it from the mains power supply before changing or fitting accessories. Always unplug the appliance after use and before any cleaning or user maintenance. Always ensure that the appliance has cooled fully after use before performing any cleaning or maintenance. Always use the appliance on a stable, heat-resistant surface, at a height that is comfortable for the user. Use of an extension cord with the appliance is not recommended. This appliance should not be operated by means of an external timer or separate remote control system, other than that supplied with this appliance. This appliance is intended for domestic use only. It should not be used for commercial purposes.

Warning: Do not touch sharp blades.

Care and Maintenance

STEP 1: Switch off and unplug the blender from the mains power supply before performing any cleaning or user maintenance.STEP 2: Wipe the blender motor unit with a soft, damp cloth and allow to dry thoroughly.STEP 3: Wash all of the accessories in warm, soapy water, then rinse and dry thoroughly.Never touch the blades; using extreme caution, clean the blades with a brush and dry carefully.Do not immerse the blender motor unit in water or any other liquid.Do not use harsh or abrasive detergents or scourers to clean the blender, as this could cause damage. The blender is not suitable for use in a dishwasher.

Note: The blender should be cleaned after each use.Warning: Handle the attachments with care as the blades aresharp. Exercise caution when attaching, removing, cleaning or storingthe attachment.

Description of Parts

  1. Hand Blender motor unit
  2. Power button
  3. Turbo button
  4. Blender attachment

Instructions for Use

Before First Use

Wash the blender attachment in warm, soapy water, then rinse and dry thoroughly. Wipe the blender motor unit with a soft, damp cloth and allow to dry thoroughly. Never touch the blades; the attachment should be washed using a brush and dried carefully. Do not immerse the blender motor unit in water or any other liquid.

Note: When using the blender for the first time, a slight odour may be emitted. This is normal and will soon subside. Allow for sufficient ventilation around the blender.Using the Hand BlenderThe attachment must be securely fitted before use; do not attempt to remove it until the attachment has stopped moving.STEP I: Before connecting the blender to the mains power supply, carefully fit the blender attachment to the blender motor unit by aligning the tabs and then twisting the blender attachment into place.STEP 2: Place the food to be blended into a suitable bowl.STEP 3: Plug in and switch on the blender at the mains power supply.STEP 4: Holding the bowl steady, put the blade attachment into the food, then press and hold the desired speed button on the blender motor unit.STEP 5: Once the food has been blended to the required consistency, release the speed button and wait for the blade to stop rotating before removing the blender from the food. blender motor unit.


Switch off and unplug the blender from the mains power supply before adding or removing food from the bowl.


Do not operate the blender without food as this can cause damage. Switch off and unplug the blender from the mains power supply before attempting to remove the blender attachment and before cleaning. Max. constant operation time is 20 seconds. Allow to cool for 2 minutes before using the blender again. Do not use the blender attachment to blend very hot or boiling liquid, as this may cause injury.


  Possible Cause
  The blender willnot operate.   The blender is not connectedto the mains power supply   Plug in and switch onthe blender at the mainspower supply.
  The blades will notmove when in contactwith ingredients.   The ingredients are hardvegetables such as potato,carrot and turnip, makingit difficult for the blenderto blend.   Only blend ingredients such ascooked vegetables or soft fruit.
  The blender isgetting hot.   The blender is undertoo much strain as theingredients are too hard.   Only blend ingredients such ascooked vegetables or soft fruit.Use the blender in 20 secondbursts, allowing the blendertime to cool in-between uses.


Reassemble the blender.Check that the blender is cool, clean and dry before storing in a cool, dry place. Never wrap the cord tightly around the blender; wrap it loosely to avoid causing damage.

SpecificationsProduct code: EK3 l 02Input: 220-240 V~ 50/60 HzOutput: 400 W

The crossed out wheelie bin symbol on this item indicates that this appliance needs to be disposed of in an environmentally friendly way when it becomes of no further use or has worn out. Contact your local authority for details of where to take the item for recycling.


Read More About This Manual & Download PDF:

[xyz-ips snippet=”download-snippet”]