QXD1500, QXD3000 and QXD4500 08/50866/4 Issue 4
Installation and Operating Instructions
IMPORTANT SAFETY ADVICE
The installation of these appliances must
always be carried out by a competent
electrician and be in accordance with the
current wiring regulations and relevant
The radiated heat from the heater is
considerable and must be taken into account
when locating the heater. Ensure that the
heater is not used in close proximity to the
skin or eyes.
Always isolate the heater from the supply
before undertaking any maintenance work
on the appliance.
The QXD range of heaters are designed for
internal use only. They are not rated as ame-
proof and must not be used when ammable
dusts, gases, or vapours, etc. are likely to be
present in the atmosphere. If in doubt, advice
should be sought from the Health and Safety
Executive inspectors or local re ofcers.
Quartz lamps are extremely fragile and must
be handled with extreme care at all times.
Avoid touching the surface of the quartz
sleeve with bare ngers. If the sleeve is
accidentally touched remove the nger print
with a soft cloth moistened with methylated
This heater must not be located immediately
above or below a xed socket outlet or
The life expectancy of the halogen lamps
in normal operating conditions is over 3000
The heater must be installed in a location that
is free from vibration.
WARNING:This appliance must be earthed.
Means for disconnection from the electrical
supply must be incorporated in the xed
wiring in accordance with the wiring rules.
WARNING: This heater is not equipped with
a device to control room temperature. Do not
use this heater in small rooms when they are
occupied by persons not capable of leaving
the room on their own, unless constant
supervision is provided.
This appliance can be used by children
aged from 8 years and above and
persons with reduced physical, sensory or
mental capabilities or lack of expierience
or knowledge if they have been given
supervision or instruction concerning the
use of the appliance in a safe way and
understand the hazards involved. Children
shall not play with the appliance. Cleaning
and user maintenance shall not be made by
children without supervision.
Children of less than 3 years should be kept
away unless contiuously supervised. Children
aged from 3 years and less than 8 years shall
only switch on/off the appliance provided
that it has been placed or installed in its
intended normal operating position and they
have been given supervision or instruction
concerning the use of the appliance in a safe
way and understand the hazards involved.
Children aged from 3 years and less than 8
years shall not plug in, regulate and clean
the appliance or perform user maintenance.
CAUTION: Some parts of this product can
become very hot and cause burns. Particular
attention has to be given where children and
vunerable people are present.
These instructions should be read carefully and retained by the user.