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Hamilton Beach 1.7 Liter Glass Kettle #40865
1.7 Liter Glass Kettle #40865

This kettle:

  • Is made from glass.
  • Runs on 1500 watts.
  • Has a height of 10 inches.
  • Has a 7 cup capacity.
  • Has only 3 markings.
  • Has no additional features
Description

This kettle:

  • Is made from glass.
  • Runs on 1500 watts.
  • Has a height of 10 inches.
  • Has a 7 cup capacity.
  • Has only 3 markings.
  • Has no additional features

Ratings Scorecard

Test Results

Time to boil

Time to boil

The time it took the kettle to boil 1L or 4 cups of water.

 /  5
Time to cool

Time to cool

The time it took the kettle to cool down 1L or 4 cups to 150F.

 /  5
Convenience

Convenience

Convenience includes how easy it is to distinguish the water level in the kettle and how easy the carafe markings are to read.

 /  5
Cleaning

Cleaning

Includes how easy it is to remove the scale filter and wipe down the interior of the kettle.

 /  5
External temperature of kettle

External temperature of kettle

The temperature is taken 10 minutes after the kettle has boiled at several areas on the pot, including the handle.

 /  5

About

The Hamilton Beach 1.7 Liter Glass Kettle #40865 is part of the Electric Kettles test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, Electric Kettles models like the 1.7 Liter Glass Kettle #40865 are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.

Time to boil The time it took the kettle to boil 1L or 4 cups of water.

Time to cool The time it took the kettle to cool down 1L or 4 cups to 150F.

Convenience Convenience includes how easy it is to distinguish the water level in the kettle and how easy the carafe markings are to read.

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