Summary: Like others I find the convenience of having all attachments in a self-contained unit is great. HB could tweak to make it go from slow speed to fast. But the power is great if/when you need it. I have also experienced a burning plastic smell, but mine seems to continue working – knock on wood!
Summary: I almost didn't buy this due to all the bad customer reviews. I'm glad I read them before I bought, though. They made me careful to insert and eject the beaters carefully. I'm also careful to begin beating at the lowest speed. That said, this was a very good purchase for me.
Shoddy product- poor customer service from Hamilton Beach
T Partridge, Amazon
12 May 2015
Summary: I wish I had read the reviews before I bought this mixer (at Bed Bath & Beyond). It looks great on the surface, with the nice container to hold all the tools. But right off the bat I had the problem everyone here is having- even at low speed this mixer throws all the ingredients out of the bowl and...
Summary: Very good mixer that won't break bank. I have used it 5x to make royal icing which is pretty dense. I have not found another hand mixer that has 300 watts of power and strong coated paddles to prevent batter and icing from sticking; it also won't scratch bowls.
There are a couple of things I really like about this hand mixer...
24 January 2015
Summary: 1. The under mixer storage bin for all the accessories is nice because it keeps everything together, but doesn't take up a ton of room. It was a little hard to snap on at first, but has gotten easier with use. Or I've gotten better at it. 2.