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YOUR WINE CELLAR

This unit can be used for Storage and/or Service. The unit has glass doors and soft interior lights that you can leave on to elegantly display your wine.

SERVING WINES

Storing wines at the proper temperature is important. To preserve them as long as possible wine should be stored at approximately 55° Fahrenheit. However, the chart below suggests the optimal drinking temperature for the different styles of wine.

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°F

Wine Style

 

 

 

19

66

Armagnac, Brandy, Cognac

 

 

 

18

64.5

Full Bodied Red wines, Shiraz

 

 

 

17

62

Tawny Port

 

 

 

15

59

Medium Bodied Red Wines

 

 

 

14

57

Amontillado Sherry

 

 

 

13

55.5

Light Bodied Red Wines

 

 

 

12

53.5

Full Bodied White Wines

 

 

 

11

52

Medium Bodied White Wines

 

 

 

10

50

Rosé, Light Bodied White Wines

 

 

 

9

48

Vintage Sparkling

 

 

 

8

53.5

Fino Sherry

 

 

 

7

44.5

Non Vintage Sparkling

 

 

 

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TABLE OF CONTENTS

 

GENERAL OPERATING INSTRUCTIONS.......................

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IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS .........................

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CABINET DIAGRAMS...............................................

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INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS.................................

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OPERATING YOUR WINE COOLER............................

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CARE AND MAINTENANCE .....................................

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PROBLEMS WITH YOUR WINE CELLAR .....................

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TERMS OF SALE AND WARRANTY............................

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GENERAL OPERATING INSTRUCTIONS

Remove all external and internal packaging from your wine cellar. Be sure that all parts have been included before discarding any packaging materials. You may want to keep the box and packing materials for use at a later date.

Upon receipt and inspection of unit, the supply cord must be replaced if it is damaged. Contact our customer service at 1-800-777-8466or info@vinotemp.com.

READ ALL INSTRUCTIONS BEFORE USING THIS WINE CELLAR

-Savethese instructions-

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IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS

READ ALL INSTRUCTIONS BEFORE USING THIS WINE COOLER

When using an electrical appliance, to reduce the risk of fire, electrical shock or injury when using your appliance, basic precautions should always be followed, including the following:

Use this appliance only for its intended purpose as described in this Owner’s Manual.

Do not attempt to repair or replace any part of your appliance unless it is specifically recommended in this manual. All other servicing should be referred to a qualified technician.

Do not store or use gasoline or any other flammable vapors and liquids in the vicinity of this appliance. The fumes can create a fire hazard or explosion.

This appliance is designed for storing and cooling beverages and wines. Do not store perishable food, medicine or other medical products as internal temperature may not be appropriate.

Keep fingers out of the tight “pinching” areas. Spaces between the doors and cabinet are small. Be careful closing the doors when children are in the area.

Never allow children to operate, play with or crawl inside the appliance.

WARNING: Risk of child entrapment. An empty cooler can be a dangerous attraction to children. If disposing of the cooler, remove gaskets, latches, lids or the entire door from your unused appliance, or take other action to ensure the cooler is harmless.

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CABINET DIAGRAMS

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TECHNICAL DATA

 

 

 

 

 

Model No.

 

VT-36

 

 

 

 

 

Capacity

 

Left Zone: 59 12oz-cans

 

 

Right Zone: 19 bottles

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Voltage

 

115V AC

 

 

 

 

 

Current

 

2A (77°F)

 

 

 

 

 

Protection Class / Climate Class

 

I / SN;N

 

 

 

 

 

Frequency

 

60HZ

 

 

 

 

 

Input Power

 

100W (77°F)

 

 

 

 

 

Power Consumption (kWh/24h)

 

1.0 (59°F)

 

 

 

 

 

Ambient Temperature

 

50-90°F

 

 

 

 

 

Temperature Control Range

 

Left Zone: 34-43°F

 

 

Right Zone: 40-65°F

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Net Weight / Gross Weight

 

100 Lbs / 110 Lbs

 

 

 

 

 

Unit Size

 

23½”W x 24¼”D x 32¼” H

 

 

 

 

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ELECTRICAL CONNECTION

WARNING: Improper use of the grounded plug can result in the risk of electrical shock. If the power cord is damaged, have it replaced by an authorized products service center.

This unit should be properly grounded for your safety. Don’t use extension cords or an adapter.

Do not kink or pinch the power supply cord.

The cord should be secured behind the wine cooler and not exposed or dangling to prevent accidental injury.

The power cord of this unit is equipped with a 3-pinplug which fits with3-pinwall outlets to minimize the possibility of electrical shock. Do not under any circumstances cut or remove the ground wire from the power cord supplied.

Have the wall outlet and circuit checked by a qualified electrician to make sure the outlet is properly grounded.

When a standard 2-pinwall outlet is encountered, it is your responsibility to have it replaced with a properly grounded3-pinwall outlet.

This unit requires a standard 115V—60HZ.Follow the voltage rating, for this provides the best performance and also prevents overloading house wiring circuits that could cause a fire hazard from overheating.

Never unplug the appliance by pulling the power cord. Always grip the plug firmly and pull straight out from the outlet.

Repair or replace immediately all power cords that have become frayed or damaged. Do not use a cord that shows cracks or abrasion damage along its length or at either end. When moving the appliance, be careful not to damage the power cord.

EXTENSION CORDS: Because of potential safety hazards under certain conditions, it is strongly recommended that youdo not use an extension cord with this appliance. However, if you must use an extension cord it is absolutely necessary that it be aUL/CUL-Listed,3-wiregrounding type appliance extension cord having a grounding type plug,3-pinwall outlet, and the electrical rating of the cord be 115 volts and at least 10 amperes.

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INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS

Before Using Your Appliance:

Remove the exterior and interior packaging.

Before connecting the appliance to the power source, let it stand upright for approximately 2 hours. This will reduce the possibility of a malfunction in the cooling system from handling during transportation.

Clean the interior surface with lukewarm water using a soft cloth.

Install the handle on the door.

Installation of Your Appliance:

Use two or more people to move and install appliance. Failure to do so can result in back or other injury.

Place your wine cooler on a floor that is strong enough to support it when it is fully loaded.

Choose a well-ventilatedarea with temperatures above 50°F and below 90°F.

The appliances are designed to be for built-in,recessed or free standing installation.

For free standing installation, 1 inch of space for the back and ¼ inch for each side of the unit is needed. This allows the proper air circulation to cool the compressor and condenser.

Even for built-ininstallation, must keep space on each side and at the top. If you plan to use the units in abuilt-inapplication please follow the requirements shown below:

Cabinet Opening Dimensions (minimum)

Width

24”

 

 

Depth

25”

 

 

Height

33”

 

 

The appliance must be installed with all electrical, water and drain connections in accordance with state and local codes.

Make certain that the pipes are not pinched, kinked or damaged during installation. Check for leaks after connection.

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NOTE: Designed for indoor, home use only. The appliance should not be located next to sources of high heat or in direct sunlight. Do not store or install the appliance outdoor, garage, basement or in moist areas. Don’t install in a location where the temperature will fall below 50°F. For best performance and to ensure proper ventilation, do not install the appliance behind a cabinet door or block the base grille.

Positioning Your Wine Cooler:

It is important for the appliance to be leveled in order to work properly. You may need to make several adjustments to level it.

To level your appliance, adjust the front legs at the bottom of the appliance.

When positioning the wine cooler, ensure that there is at least a ¼ inch clearance at the sides and a 1 inch clearance at the back of the cooler as this is the main outlet for heat. This will allow for adequate ventilation.

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