The Sunbeam Heritage Series 3156 is part of the Mixer
test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, Mixer
models like the Heritage Series 3156 are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.
Whipping time: All mixers made whipped cream; whipping time reflects how fast they did so.
Mixing: Proficiency at mixing cookie dough.
Convenience: Convenience considers factors such as ease of using controls and inserting and removing beaters.