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KitchenAid Classic (250 watt) K45SS[WH] mixer

 
Approximate retail price:
$229.00
Summary: This KitchenAid stand mixer

  • is a tilt-head style. This model has
  • whisk,
  • and a Stainless steel bowl.
  • It can run attachments.
  • Whipping time is Excellent.
  • It is 14 inches in height
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User Reviews
User Reviews

 
3.0
No manuals/repair literature on older un
1/20/2015
Pros
Outlives Support Info
Cons
Head-height Won't Adjust
Support Life Too Short
Best Uses
Cakes & Cookies
Comment:
Zero online support for model KA555. Telephone support, Check YouTube.<br /><br />YouTube has a video on head height adjustment, but that solution is not effective.<br /><br />Will have to buy a new mixer, or eat enamel and stainless-steel particles in our baked goods.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line

 
5.0
fantastic purchase
1/2/2015
Pros
Heavy Duty
Works Quietly
Cons
Hard To Lick The Wisk
Best Uses
Comment:
i have used mine over 20 years some attachments i never use but i have all of them and would not give any up
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.

(2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)
 
5.0
Kitchenaid Classic is Amazing - Please use as Rated
12/23/2014
Pros
Bench Workhorse
Capacity
Even Mixing
Heavy Duty
Quick Batch Work
Works Quietly
Cons
Best Uses
Cakes &amp; Cookies
Meringue
Pies
Comment:
This particular mixer is used for the lighter, average and quick work in the kitchen. It is accompanied with at 325 watt Artisan as well as a 1.3HP Commercial model. The things that I believe people miss when they buy and rate this product/model is that you need to purchase appropriately for the level in which you intend to use on a regular and skill use basis. For heavy, large batches of work on any regular basis you will push this guy to its workload capacity, that it really was not intended to do. This Classic model is the first go to choice in our home gourmet kitchen. For more thick jobs at a smaller capacity, the Artisan comes out. For breads, bagels, and triple batch work the commercial model makes an appearance. Our Black Classic stays out on the bench all the time and is used on a regular basis. This model was an early 2014 purchase and does an exceptional job - replacing a hand mixer. Remember to work within the capacity and load limit that it was designed to be used. You can't go wrong with a Kitchenaid Stand Mixer!
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
The KitchenAid Classic (250 watt) K45SS[WH] is part of the Mixers test program at Consumer Reports. The KitchenAid Classic (250 watt) K45SS[WH] Mixers features and specs include Single beater style, Takes power attachments, Two loaf capable, Detachable hand mixer, Whisk. In our lab tests, Mixers models like the KitchenAid Classic (250 watt) K45SS[WH] are reviewed on Noise, Overall score, Bowl material, Convenience, Kneading, Whipping time, Weight (lbs.), Bowl size (qt.), Mixing. Consumer Reports subscribers share reviews of the KitchenAid Classic (250 watt) K45SS[WH] based on personal experience. The user reviews of the KitchenAid Classic (250 watt) K45SS[WH] include star ratings, pros, cons, best uses, and a bottom line review to help guide your purchasing decision of the KitchenAid Classic (250 watt) K45SS[WH].
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