A quick start guide to get familiar with your new vacuum packer. Also find all the necessary parts and service advice to keep your machine up and running.
1. What to check before you turn on the machine
Check what's in the box
Bench top models: most models will include 3 plastic boards, a power cable and an owners manual.
Three phase power
If your vacuum packer uses three phase power - there is a 50% possibility the plug has been wired the wrong way and is running in the wrong direction. To ensure the power is running in the right direction follow these steps:
Plug in and turn on the machine
Wait until you hear the vacuum pump has started
Use your hand to hold the lid closed for 3 - 5 seconds
Let go of the lid
If the lid stays closed - you machine is running in the correct direction. If the lid opens when you let go - the power is running in the wrong direction.
If your power is running in the wrong direction - an electrician will need switch the direction of the plug. This is only a 5 minute job. Contact our technicians if you are unsure on: 1300 88 99 51