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Sharp components should not be used in medical devices with life support functions, safety equipment (or similar applications where component failure would result in loss of life or physical harm), aerospace equipment, telecommunication equipment (trunk lines) or nuclear power control equipment. Contact a Sharp representative or sales office before using Sharp devices for any applications other than those recommended by Sharp.