The planetary mixer from the proven Italian manufacturer of household appliances Smeg has not only an impressive stylish look, but also is able to cope with any cooking task. This appliance is really professional kitchen appliances.
Features and benefits
The Italian brand Smeg is known to many lovers of high-quality household appliances for the kitchen, its products are always reliable, fashionable and in demand. The Smeg mixer is visually recognizable right away - not only by the company lettering on its aluminum case of bright color, but also by a very chic and modern design. It can be used not only at home, many cafes and restaurants prefer this universal device.
Smeg mixer with a bowl belongs to the class of planetary. He got this name because the corollas in it rotate not only around its axis, but the platform itself moves around the bowl, which is similar to the movement of rotating planets around the Sun. This principle allows the most efficient and fast grinding and mixing any, even the hardest products. This is the difference between these devices from stationary and immersion mixers.
This Italian mixer has the following significant advantages:
- nice retro look;
- ease of management;
- several nozzles for different products;
- comfortable grip;
- high power compared with other devices of this class.
In addition, the mixer Smeg SMF01 It has other nice bonuses: a channel for loading products, which allows you to put them inside even when the device is working, blocking when the mixing head is raised, electronic control, the ability to prepare any dough or minced meat.
The Smeg SMF01 mixer can have various colors of the case for every taste: red, silver, blue, blue. Models with a working power of 1000 W and 800 W are produced, but this is not a fundamental difference, even a less “strong” unit can easily beat a cocktail, knead a dough, crush ice or make a paste. The bowl at the device is made of durable stainless steel with a pleasant shine. Its volume is 4.8 liters, which is enough to prepare any dish for a small family.
The dimensions of the device are 378 x 402 x 221 mm, with the head raised, the height increases to 490 mm, which makes it possible to place it in any corner of the kitchen. Working with him anywhere is simplified by the fact that the control panel is located at the top. It is convenient to fold the device, inside there is a compartment for the power cord.
The mass of the mixer is quite impressive, but for many it is the opposite indicator of reliability and power.
The Smeg manufacturer has always been distinguished by a serious approach to managing their household appliances. This mixer is no exception - its adjustment is electronic, with a convenient handle at the top in the form of a metal ball. Manage it is not difficult even to the touch. There are 10 working speeds for any products - from the most liquid to the stiff dough or ice. When enabled, a smooth start is made, which is also an important indicator for the reliability of the instrument.
Removable nozzles include:
- whip made of durable stainless steel for whisking liquids;
- steel nozzles for denser products;
- hook for kneading dough.
All nozzles are made in an ergonomic design and a special form for the most efficient work. They are easy to clean.
The mixer body itself is connected to the base for placing the bowl. It is quite stable and is placed on rubberized legs, which increases shock absorption and reduces vibration. By the way, the device does not work very loudly, at least the noise is not too annoying. A stainless steel bowl has good thermal insulation performance, which will be useful, for example, when mixing yeast dough or preparing hot cocktails.
The bowl is fixed on the base in a round metal niche, on the lower part of the base there is a cheat sheet, how to fasten it correctly. On the back of the mixer is a button for opening. It can also be found by touch, as there is a special pictogram on it. In general, the body of the unit has thick aluminum walls and is quite durable. Smooth surface makes it easy to wash it.
The use of the device does not cause problems, for those who are familiar with this technique, do not even need an instruction manual. The mixer opens using the button with the icon on the rear panel, while the upper part of the body deflects back to a small angle. Next, different nozzles are put on or removed, a bowl is placed in the base niche, then the top of the mixer is lowered. The activation takes place with the help of the button at the top of the case - a smooth start occurs. Then with the help of the handle set the desired speed.
The Smeg SMF01 mixer has extremely positive reviews, both among housewives and among owners of bars and cafes. This is really a professional and versatile device. It is valued for its reliability in the preparation of any of the most intricate dishes, strength and durability, silent operation. Many liked his spectacular design, reminiscent of a spacecraft.
Another Italian mixer Smeg appreciated for the ability to connect additional tips. For example, you can purchase a very convenient accessory for making homemade spaghetti.