Writing Instructions & Manuals on Ceiling Fan

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Writing Instructions and Manuals Worksheet
For your assignment, choose a consumer product and write a short manual for an uninformed end user audience. Try to provide visuals of parts and steps of operation or assembly. Use the following outline to get started:

Identify the product, specify audience, purpose, and document type: Product (Explain thoroughly)
Ceiling Fan provides you with refreshing and comfortable indoor experiences. It follows the strict energy efficiency guideline sets up by U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to provide you with features such as energy-saving while in use. Saving energy helps you to save money on utility bills. The fan is designed to reduce greenhouse gas emission to help protect the environment. It is 50% more efficient than ordinary, conventional fans and can save up to $15 per year on your utility bills. The blades and motors are designed to maximize its quality of air circulation. The fan comes with a remote control for fan and lights to provide you an easy access to choose your fan speed. Audience (Specify the characteristics of the typical user)

Consumers looking for:






House decoration
Improve current air circulation system
Energy efficiency, energy-saving
Improve quality of sleeping in hot, high humidity weather
Cost saver compared to install a new air conditioner

Professionals:



Instructions of installing a ceiling fan
Understand the operation process involved

Purpose (Explain what the end user should learn)






Understand what the product is and its served purpose
Know all components/ parts needed for assembly
Understand how product operates
Understand and know each step for product installation
Learn to resolve problems with attached troubleshooting guidelines

Document type (specify the type of manual and explain its characteristic) User’s manual:




Audience: Local consumers and professionals
Includes descriptions of the product
Includes how to use the product




Instructions to installation and operation of the product
Troubleshooting

Establish your outline:
Introduction
Congratulations! You just take a great step forward to help protect your planet by purchasing ceiling fan and improve your current quality of living. Ceiling Fan provides you with refr eshing and comfortable indoor experiences. It follows the strict energy efficiency guideline sets up by U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to provide you with features such as energy -saving while in use. Saving energy helps you to save money on utility bills. The fan is designed to reduce greenhouse gas emission to help protect the environment. It is 50% more efficient than ordinary, conventional fans and can save up to $15 per year on your utility bills. The blades and motors are designed to maximize its quality of air circulation. The fan comes with a remote control to provide you an easy access to choose your optimum fan speed.

Body:
Ceiling Fan is mainly consisted of the following parts:







Hanger ball/ downrod assembly: metal pipe used to suspend fan from ceiling Fan assembly (electric motor housing): covers internal motor parts, align rotor and stator within motor
Flat blades: 4 blades made out of wood, designed to efficiently optimize the effect of air circulation
Blade brackets: connect blades to motor from downside of the motor

Process Description
Ceiling fan is an electricity-powered, mechanical tool suspended from the ceiling of a room to circulate air via rotating blades. In hot, sticky weather it cools the temperature down by inducing evaporative cooling. Ceiling Fan can be switched on either by a remote control or a pull -chain attached to the bottom of the motor housing. The fan is designed to operate under 3 different speeds, 1,2 and 3, with 1 being the slowest and 3 being the fastest speed of blade rotation.

Installation Instructions:
1. Turn off power at main panel and determine the center...
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