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DeLonghi KG40 Electric Coffee-Bean Grinder


Busy coffee lovers will enjoy using the fast and efficient DELONGHI KG40 burr coffee grinder. It is also pretty easy to use so that there is no need for a lot of fuss. The product can serve up to 12 cups of steaming hot, delicious coffee, with options to serve a minimum of just four cups.


Interior Features
  • The DELONGHI KG40 coffee grinder is equipped with powerful stainless steel blades that can rapidly crush coffee beans to the desired texture. The blades, because of their material, can last for a long time.
  • The coffee grinder is very easy to use. Though it is accompanied with an instruction manual, the user does not have to rely on the manual all the time. The user need only use the one-touch push button operation. He or she need only push and hold the button found on the lid to grind coffee beans. Release of the hold will also stop the grinding.
  • Safety is also a consideration in the design of the KG40. Operation stops as soon as the user’s hold on the lid button lets up. The user can completely control the grinding process.
  • The DELONGHI KG40 can serve up 12 cups of delicious coffee max per grind. There are options for smaller number of servings, such as for a minimum of four.

    Exterior Features

  • The ground coffee container can hold up to an equivalent of 12 cups. The container may also be easily removed from its place so that the ground coffee can be transferred to a coffee machine with the same ease.
  • The removable parts and the overall design of the DELONGHI KG40 makes it easy to clean and maintain. The product package also comes with a cleaning brush, which is especially designed to clean the machine.
  • The kitchen counter remains tidy because of the coffee grinder’s self-contained cord storage. The cord does not have to be left to make a mess on the counter after use of the grinder.

    Dimension Specifications

    Dimensions: 5 x 4.3 x 9.1 inches
    Volume/Number of Cups: 4 to 12 cups
    Weight: 2.4 pounds

    Advantages

    The DELONGHI KG40 is very easy to use. There is no need to deal with complicated buttons, knobs and other controls. Pushing down on the lid button to operate should suffice. Removing the pressure on the button makes the grinding stop. This is also a safety feature. Cleaning and maintenance is also easy as some of the parts are removable. Stainless steel parts are also easy to wash or wipe without worrying about rust. The coffee grinder produces up to 12 cups of coffee, enough to serve a small office of employees. The four coffee minimum is practical, for small families or even for lone coffee drinkers.

    Disadvantages

    The problem with the easy way of grinding through pushing and holding a button on the lid is that the user has to have his or her hands right there during the grinding. The product does not operate hands-free.

    Pros

  • safe and easy to use
  • large storage capacity
  • easy to clean and maintain
    produces up to 12 cups of coffee
    durable blades

    Cons

  • operation not hands free
  • power guzzler at 150 watts

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