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Hamilton Beach Easy Reach 6-Slice 31126 Toaster oven

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Easy Reach 6-Slice 31126
This Hamilton Beach 1400 watt toaster oven was Good in overall performance, and has
  • dial controls
  • a temperature range of 150-450
  • convection oven,
  • and the following additional functions: bake, convection bake, broil.
Description
This Hamilton Beach 1400 watt toaster oven was Good in overall performance, and has
  • dial controls
  • a temperature range of 150-450
  • convection oven,
  • and the following additional functions: bake, convection bake, broil.

Ratings Scorecard

Test Results

Reheat

Reheat

An indication on how well the toaster oven reheats lasagna.

 /  5
Broiling

Broiling

Reflects how evenly each model broiled.

 /  5
Baking

Baking

Reflects how evenly each model baked a batch of muffins and cookies.

 /  5
Color range

Color range

How well the toasters or toaster ovens produced a range of light to dark toast.

 /  5
Toasting time

Toasting time

The time it takes to toast a full batch of bread at the medium setting. The higher the score the shorter the time it takes.

 /  5
Full batch

Full batch

How well the toasters or toaster ovens produced a batch of even, medium-brown toast.

 /  5
One slice

One slice

We toasted just one slice of large white bread in each model, aiming for medium brown toast.

 /  5
Ease of cleaning

Ease of cleaning

We look for a crumb tray that slides out smoothly and that is easily accessible. We look for areas that might trap dirt or food stuffs. For toaster ovens, most have a non-stick interior for easier cleaning.

 /  5
Ease of use

Ease of use

Reflects how easy the controls are to set and how clear they are.

 /  5

About

The Hamilton Beach Easy Reach 6-Slice 31126 is part of the Toasters & Toaster Ovens test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, Toaster ovens models like the Easy Reach 6-Slice 31126 are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.

Reheat An indication on how well the toaster oven reheats lasagna.

Broiling Reflects how evenly each model broiled.

Baking Reflects how evenly each model baked a batch of muffins and cookies.

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