Operation - chopping, Operation, Hints for working with the immersion blender – GE 898683 User Manual

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oPerATion - CHoPPing


• Unplug immediately after use, before removing or changing


• keep hands and utensils away from the cutting blade while chopping

food to reduce the risk of severe injury to persons or damage to the food

chopper. A scrapper may be used but only when the food chopper is not



• remove the power base


from the attached accessory

(1, 10 or 11)


• Processed food can be stored in the measuring cup


, if desired. To ensure that

the food stays fresh, put the lid


on the measuring cup (ill.



. Store in the



When blender is not in use, always unplug unit and store in a safe place

not accessible to children.

Hints for working with the immersion blender

• To avoid spilling over food, start with low speed (lo


), then switch over to high

speed (hi



• operate the blender for only as long as needed to reach the right consistency. Do

not operate the unit continuously for more that 30 seconds at a time. Let unit cool

for at least 2 minutes before next use.

• The measuring cup lid


can be used on both ends of the measuring cup


, either

as a lid to keep food fresh or as a non-skid base. The latter will be very useful if food

is processed directly in the measuring cup.

• Do not process food inside a pot with non-stick coating, as whisk


/blade assembly


might damage the coating.

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