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Inserting the Beaters - Hand Mixer

Installing the Beaters for the KitchenAid Hand Mixer

Inserting Beaters

KitchenAid® hand mixer beater are designed to be inserted in a specific manner to work together to incorporate ingredients best. On the underside of the hand mixer, there is a diagram that shows which beater goes in which opening.

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One beater has a "collar" and the other does not.  The diagram depicts how to properly insert the "collared" and "uncollared" beaters.

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When Using a Pair of Accessories Beaters

  1. Unplug the Hand Mixer from the electrical outlet.
  2. Insert the accessory shaft with the collar (A) into the larger opening (D) of the hand mixer.  Align the flanges on the shaft with the slots in the opening. Push to lock into place.
  3. Insert the accessory without a collar (B) into the smaller opening (C). Align and push to lock into place.

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Using a Single Beater

An accessory shaft without a collar may be used in either opening (C or D). Those with a collar may only be used in the larger
opening (D).

To Remove Accessories

1. If the Hand Mixer is running, stop the Hand Mixer by touching the "Off" button.
2. Unplug the Hand Mixer from the electrical outlet.
3. Press the Ejector Button (E) to release the accessories from the Hand Mixer, then remove them.

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