Safety Instructions for Canoga Plaster/Mortar Mixers

  • DO NOT operate the mixer before reading the Safety & Maintenance section of the Owners/Parts Manual that came with the CANOGA Mixer when purchased. Injury can occur from careless use of the equipment.
  • Keep unauthorized and inexperienced people away from the mixer at all times. Children should never be allowed near the mixer.
  • DO NOT operate this equipment unless all guards and safety devices are attached and in place.
  • Keep this equipment in a safe operating condition at all times.
  • The top protective grill must be kept in place at all times or injury can occur. ALL GUARDS AND SAFETY DEVICES SHOULD BE IN PLACE AT ALL TIMES.
  • NEVER reach through the grill for any reason when the mixer is in operation. Hands and foreign objects should be kept away from the grill at all times when the mixer in on operation.
  • Maintain equipment regularly to keep it in a safe operating condition. ALWAYS STOP THE ENGINE DURING MAINTENANCE. Caution must be exercised while servicing this equipment. Rotating blades and moving parts can cause injury if contacted.
  • STOP THE ENGINE before adding any fuel or oil.
  • The engine door should always be closed while the mixer is being used. Dust and sand can damage the engine, belts and gears.
  • STOP THE ENGINE when leaving the equipment. Never leave the mixer unattended when it's in operation.
  • Periodically check all bolts and fasteners on the mixer for tightness and condition. The vibrations from the motor, when in operation, could loosen nuts and bolts.
  • Block the wheels of the mixer when it is parked on a slope.
  • Be certain that the safety chain is securely attached before towing the mixer. Be certain that the tow bar bolt and lock nut are secure and in good condition.
  • All warranties are VOID if any unauthorized modifications are made to this equipment.