Summary: One of the reasons why these products are made of stainless steel is to avoid plastic. But manufucturers seem to be obssesed with plastic. I was very annoyed to find little plastic components in the interior part of this kettle, apparently, to create access for the water level indicator.
Problem appeared like this. You turn it on and after 30 ...
20 October 2014
Summary: Worked well for two weeks, then died. Problem appeared like this. You turn it on and after 30 seconds it starts to produce hissing sound and shot itself off long before boiling. I thought water got inside somehow, even though I only fill it in half.
Summary: I bought one of these 15 years ago and it held up incredibly well. I have had others that stopped working in 2-3 years. Wish I could find another to replace the one I have. Very high quality but hard to find
Summary: We bought this kettle in December of 2006 from Amazon and have used it almost daily since then and been very happy. True, after a few months it turned a little brown at the bottom where the heating element is, but since you can easily scrub the brown away I assume it is a deposit of iron oxide from...
Summary: I love it. I've got one for work, one for home and one at my moms. I drink a large quantity of tea. We also use it to heat water for pasta, etc. It works very well. I got it for MUCH less than it is currently listed for ($199). On amazon I paid about $70, so it was worth that.
Summary: Got it about 1 year ago. First some contact got loose and had to turn it this way and that so it would stay on. Then a couple of days ago lots of smoke came out the base and it died all together. The filter screen came off a while ago. not really needed anyway.