Tips, How to use, How to clean – GE 169028 User Manual
How To Use
Before first use, clean coffee grinder.
Remove cover by turning counter-
clockwise to the unlock position,
then lift straight up. (Illus. A)
Using measurements on cover, fill
with desired amount of coffee beans
and pour into grinding chamber or
scoop beans directly into grinding
Lock cover onto grinder. Align tab on
lid with unlock symbol on the back of
grinder. Then turn lid clockwise to
the lock position. (Illus. B)
Hold the plug and pull slowly to release
the stored cord. Plug into outlet.
Move the grind setting switch to the
amount to be ground and desired
fineness of grind. (Illus. C)
Press and hold ON/OFF button.
Release button once grinder begins.
The grinder will stop automatically
when grinding is complete. To stop
grind cycle at anytime, push ON/OFF
button. When ON/OFF button is
pressed again, grinder will start from
the beginning of the timed cycle.
When finished unplug grinder, clean
grinding chamber, and rewind cord.
Store cleaning brush in lid of storage container.
NOTE: The grinder will only operate with cover in the
• For best flavor, store coffee beans in an airtight container.
• Grind beans immediately before brewing.
• When grinding more than 12 scoops of coffee beans, pour
beans into cover, then turn grinder upside down and lock onto
the cover. Be sure to align tab on lid with the unlock symbol.
• Grinding times will vary by amount and fineness setting:
9 to 13 seconds
(Perc, French Press)
14 to 17 seconds
25 to 28 seconds
• To ensure optimal grinding performance allow your coffee
grinder to cool for at least one minute between uses.
• Coffee flavor and strength is a personal preference. Vary the
type of coffee beans, amount of coffee and fineness of grind
to find the flavor you prefer.
• To grind amounts not on controls, select the next closest
How To Clean
Unplug from outlet before cleaning.
Use the soft cleaning brush to clean
around blades. Carefully wipe grind-
ing chamber with a soft, damp cloth.
Use care around sharp blades.
Rinse and dry cover. Wipe grinder
with damp cloth.
Hold grinder and turn base in the
direction of the arrow to rewind cord.
The storage container and brush should be washed in hot,
soapy water. Rinse and let dry.
Do not immerse coffee grinder in water or other liquid.
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