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BUFFALO DB177 Salamander Grill Manual

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Salamander Grill
Instruction manual

Safety Tips

  • Position on a flat, stable surface.
  • A service agent/qualified technician should carry out installation and any repairs if required. Do not remove any components on this product.
  • Consult Local and National Standards to comply with the following:
    – Health and Safety at Work Legislation
    – BS EN Codes of Practice
    – Fire Precautions
    – IEE Wiring Regulations
    – Building Regulations
  • ShockSome surfaces become hot during operation – take care when using the appliance. 
  • DO NOT immerse the appliance in water.
  • DO NOT clean with jet/pressure washers.
  • DO NOT carry when hot.
  • DO NOT leave the appliance unattended during operation.
  • DO NOT obstruct or cover the appliance in any way when in use.
  • During and after cooking, the unit is still hot. Never touch the surface to avoid scalding.
  • Not suitable for outdoor use.
  • Always switch off and disconnect the power supply to the appliance when not in use.
  • This appliance must only be used in accordance with these instructions and by persons competent to do so.
  • Keep all packaging away from children. Dispose of the packaging in accordance to the regulations of local authorities.
  • If the power cord is damaged, it must be replaced by a BUFFALO agent or a recommended qualified technician in order to avoid a hazard.
  • This appliance is not intended for use by persons (including children) with reduced physical, sensory or mental capabilities, or lack of experience or knowledge unless they have been given supervision or instruction concerning the use of the appliance by a person responsible for their safety.
  • Children should be supervised to ensure that they do not play with the appliance.
  • Buffalo recommends that this appliance should be periodically tested (at least annually) by a Competent Person. Testing should include, but not be limited to: Visual  Inspection, Polarity Test, Earth Continuity, Insulation Continuity and Functional Testing.

Product Description

DB177 – Salamander Grill


Please take a few moments to carefully read through this manual. Correct maintenance and operation of this machine will provide the best possible performance from your  BUFFALO product.

Pack Contents

The following is included:

  • BUFFALO Salamander Grill
  • Grill Rack
  • Crumb Tray
  • Instruction manual

BUFFALO prides itself on quality and service, ensuring that at the time of packaging the contents are supplied fully functional and free of damage.
Should you find any damage as a result of transit, please contact your BUFFALO dealer immediately.


  1.  Connect the appliance to the mains power supply. Then turn on the switch.
  2. Set the thermostat to the desired temperature (100°C-300°C). The power indicator light comes on and the appliance begins to heat up.
    Note: 200°C to 220°C is sufficient for general cooking.
  3.  The power indicator light turns off when the appliance has reached the set temperature.
  4. Place the foodstuffs in the appliance and cook as required.

Cleaning, Care and Maintenance

  • Always turn OFF the appliance and disconnect from the power supply before cleaning.
  • Allow the appliance to cool before cleaning.
  • Use warm, soapy water and a damp cloth to clean the exterior of the appliance.
  • Dry thoroughly after cleaning.
  • A BUFFALO dealer or qualified technician should carry out repairs if required.
    Crumb Tray 
  • Periodically remove the crumb tray and empty it.
    Warning: Do not remove the tray during or immediately after use as it will be hot.
  • Clean the crumb tray using warm, soapy water.


Fault Probable Cause Solution
Appliance not working The unit is not switched on Check the unit is plugged in correctly and switched on
Plug and lead are damaged Call BUFFALO agent or qualified Technician
Fuse in the plug has blown Replace the plug fuse
Power supply Check power supply
Internal wiring fault Call BUFFALO agent or qualified technician
The appliance does not reach set temperature Faulty thermostat Call BUFFALO agent or qualified technician
Faulty element Call BUFFALO agent or qualified technician
The appliance heats up but the indicator light does not come on The indicator light has expired Call BUFFALO agent or qualified technician
Power indicator light  comes on but the appliance does not heat up Faulty element Call BUFFALO agent or qualified technician
Faulty thermostat Call BUFFALO agent or qualified technician
Thermostat set incorrectly Check thermostat
Appliance slow to heat up Faulty element Call BUFFALO agent or qualified technician

Technical Specifications

Model Voltage Power Current Dimensions
H x W x D mm
DB177 230V, 50Hz 2800W 12.2A 302 x 386 x 643 13kg

Electrical Wiring

This appliance is supplied with a 3 pin BS1363 plug and lead.
The plug is to be connected to a suitable mains socket.
This appliance is wired as follows:

  •  Live wire (colored brown) to the terminal marked L
  •  Neutral wire (colored blue) to the terminal marked N
  •  Earth wire (colored green/yellow) to terminal marked E

This appliance must be earthed.
If in doubt consult a qualified electrician.
Electrical isolation points must be kept clear of any obstructions. In the event of any emergency, disconnection is required they must be readily accessible.


The WEEE logo on this product or its documentation indicates that the product must not be disposed of as household waste. To help prevent possible harm to human health and/or the environment, the product must be disposed of in an approved and environmentally safe recycling process. For further information on how to dispose of this product correctly, contact the product supplier, or the local authority responsible for waste disposal in your area.
BUFFALO parts have undergone strict product testing in order to comply with regulatory standards and specifications set by international, independent, and federal authorities.  BUFFALO products have been approved to carry the following symbol:

All rights reserved. No part of these instructions may be produced or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording or otherwise,  without the prior written permission of BUFFALO. Every effort is made to ensure all details are correct at the time of going to press, however, BUFFALO reserve the right to change specifications without notice.


+44 (0)845 146 2887 UK

Equipment Type Salamander Grill
Quartz Salamander Grill
Model DB177
Application of Council Directives(s) EN 60335-1:2012 +A11:2014 +A13:2017
EN 60335-2-48:2003 +A1:2008 +A11:2012
EN 62233:2008
Electro-Magnetic Compatibility (EMC) Directive
EN 55014-1:2017
EN 55014-2:2015
EN 61000-3-2:2014
EN 61000-3-3:2013
Restriction of Hazardous Substances Directive
(RoHS) 2015/863 amending Annex II to Directive
 Producer Name Buffalo
 Producer Address Fourth Way,
BS11 8TB
United Kingdom
42 North Point Business
New Mallow Road

I, the undersigned, hereby declare that the equipment specified above conforms to the above Directive(s) and Standard(s).

Date 11th
June 2019
Full Name Ashley Hooper
Position Technical & Quality Manager


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