Linn 212 Speaker System user manual

Important Safety Information

GENERAL SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS

Important Safety Information

Explanation of symbols used in this manual and on the product:

This symbol is intended to alert the user to the presence of uninsulated dangerous voltages within the enclosure of sufficient magnitude to cause electric shock.

This symbol is intended to alert the user to the presence of important operation, maintenance and servicing information in the instruction and service manuals.

TO REDUCE THE RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK DO NOT REMOVE THE COVER.

NO USER SERVICEABLE PARTS INSIDE.

REFER SERVICING TO QUALIFIED SERVICE PERSONNEL.

REPLACE THE MAINS FUSE IN THE PLUG WITH ONE OF THE SAME TYPE AND RATING.

DISCONNECT SUPPLY CORD BEFORE CHANGING FUSE.

TO REDUCE THE RISK OF FIRE OR ELECTRIC SHOCK DO NOT EXPOSE THIS

APPLIANCE TO RAIN OR MOISTURE.

SHOCK HAZARD. DO NOT OPEN.

MAINS PLUGS

This appliance is supplied with a non-rewireable mains plug for the intended country.

Replacement mains leads can be obtained from your Linn retailer. Should you need to change the plug please dispose of it carefully. A plug with bared conductors is dangerous if engaged in a live socket.

The Brown wire must be connected to the Live (Line) supply pin.

The Blue wire must be connected to the Neutral supply pin.

The Green/Yellow wire must be connected to the Earth (Ground) supply pin.

Read instructions. Read the safety and operating instructions before operating the appliance.

Retain instructions. Retain the safety and operating instructions for future reference.

Heed warnings. Observe all warnings on the appliance and in the operating instructions.

Follow instructions. Follow all operating and use instructions.

Water and moisture. Do not use the appliance near water, for example near a bathtub, washbowl, kitchen sink, laundry tub, in a wet basement, or near a swimming pool and the like.

Carts and stands. Use only with a cart or stand that is recommended by the manufacturer.

An appliance and cart combination should be used with care. Quick stops, excessive force, and uneven surfaces may cause the appliance and cart combination to overturn.

Wall or ceiling mounting. Mount to a wall or ceiling only as recommended by the manufacturer.

Ventilation. Site the appliance so that its location or position does not interfere with its proper ventilation.

For example, the appliance should not be situated on a bed, sofa, rug, or similar surface that may block the ventilation openings, or placed in a built-in installation such as a bookcase or cabinet that may impede the flow of air through the ventilation openings.

Heat. Site the appliance away from heat sources such as radiators, heaters, stoves, or other appliances

(including amplifiers) that produce heat.

Power sources. Connect the appliance to a power supply only of the type described in the operating instructions or marked on the appliance.

Grounding or polarisation. Do not defeat the safety purpose of the polarised or grounding type plug. A polarised plug has two blades with one wider than the other. A grounding type plug has two blades and a third grounding prong. The wide blade or the third prong is provided for your safety. When the provided plug does not fit into your outlet, consult an electrician for replacement of the obsolete outlet.

Power cord protection. Route power cords so that they are not likely to be walked on or pinched by items placed upon or against them, paying particular attention to cords at plugs, power sockets, and at the point where they exit from the appliance.

Mains plug. Use the mains plug to disconnect the product from the mains supply. The mains plug must be accessible at all times. Use the mains switch (if applicable) when the product is not in use.

Cleaning. The product should be cleaned only as recommended by the manufacturer.

Power lines. An outdoor antenna should be located away from power lines.

Outdoor antenna grounding. If an outdoor antenna is connected to the tuner/receiver, ensure that the antenna system is grounded to provide some protection against voltage surges and static build up. In the

USA see article 810 of the National Electrical Code ANSI/NFPA 70 concerning installation requirements.

Lightning storms. Unplug this apparatus during lightning storms or when unused for long periods of time.

Objects and liquid entry. Do not let objects or liquids fall into the product. Do not expose the product to dripping or splashing. Do not place a vessel containing liquid on top of the product.

Damage requiring service. The product should be serviced by qualified personnel if: a) The power cord or plug has been damaged. b) Objects or liquid have fallen into the product. c) The product has been exposed to rain. d) The product does not appear to operate normally or exhibits a marked change in operation. e) The product has been dropped or the enclosure damaged.