Pros: lightweight, easy to store Cons: does not mix
Summary: I borrowed this mixer (KSM035) from my sister. when my KitchenAid let me down (that's another story!). Tried to cream room-temp butter and had great difficulty: bowl didn't rotate well, the motor sounded taxed (but it sounded the same when just spinning ... read more
Pros: The mixer makes really yummy whipped cream! Cons: The bowl does not rotate well.
Summary: Last year, I was looking for a stand mixer. I have a hand mixer at home, but if you've ever tried to mix something on low for 2 minutes, high for 5 minutes, then low again, you're arm starts falling off.
After checking into it, I walked into ... read more
Pros: Pretty simple to operate and clean. Cons: Doesnt spin well. Track that holds bowl is flawed
Summary: I got this thing used and today was my first time trying it out..but anyway I was mixing up a recipe..pretty thick..and the bowl kept getting thrown off the track. HUGE mess. On the low setting it would stop and the bowl wouldnt move at all and then if I ... read more
Pros: Lightweight. Retractable cord. Great speeds. Easy to use. Cons: Bowl ha problems turning if ingredients are too thick. Cord is hard to retract sometimes.
Summary: I got this mixer for my wedding, and I love it. It's lightweight. I actually store it in an upper cabinet and it's very easy to get down since it's so light. The speeds are great, and very easy to use. Just a simple button to push to raise and lower ... read more