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Mr. Coffee SK13

The Coffee Maker, 12-Cup Switch, Black - SK13 model is done in sleek black to complement the contemporary kitchen. With a 12-cup capacity, the model stands at 12.3 by 9.3 by 13.8 inches. The model comes with various features including a Pause and Serve option.

An on and off switch easily controls the device, along with a light indicator that lights up when the model is ready for use. Brewing time takes only minutes and produces a good cup of coffee each time. The model is also water filtration system adaptable for chlorine removal.

Key features

- This model has an easy-to-locate and use on and off switch.
- The lighting features indicate the on and off status.
- The pause and serve option makes coffee brewing hassle-free.
- The model also has a removable filter basket.
- This coffee maker has an adaptable water filtration system.
- Cord storage is also included.
- This machine can make up to 12 cups of coffee.
- This coffee maker is equipped with a dual water window.


One of the many advantages of using this coffee maker is that the warming plate is stain-resistant, erasing the need for frequent clean-ups. The model is also equipped with a removable filter basket for convenience. A dual water window is present to indicate current water level, letting you know if there's a need for a refill.

This model also offers a lighted on and off indicator. Another good thing about this product is that it's water filtration adaptable, allowing you to remove at most 96 percent of chlorine content in the water. The pause and serve function works wonderfully without any spillage. Cord storage is also available to avoid hanging lines. Because this is fast and easy to use, it's perfect for coffee-drinking households.

This coffee maker can make up to 12 cups of coffee and its design is made to complement the contemporary kitchen. Because it's made of durable materials, this will last a long time.


One of the drawbacks of using this model is that it doesn't have a timer. This means users can't pre-program the machine the night before. Another disadvantage is its tendency to leak over time.

- The pause and serve function is excellent for those who want their cup of coffee even before the machine brews the amount completely
- Users can just push a button and get their cup of joe without any spillage
- Minimum upkeep especially with the stain-resistant warming plate
- Easy-to-lift removable filter basket for very easy clean up
- Dual water window for easy-to-monitor water level
- Equipped with a cord storage for those who don’t like tangled wires
- Is water filtration adaptable, allowing users to remove chlorine content in the water for a better tasting coffee
- Offers fast and easy brewing, and good-tasting coffee
- Creates up to 12 cups of coffee
- Great for households that love to drink coffee
- Comes in sleek black exterior made to blend in with any kitchen décor
- Materials are durable

- Model is a bit big and bulky
- Leak problems even if the machine was just used for several months
- Doesn't have a timer

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Nov 02, 2011
grounds in coffee & solution
by: Gail

I had grounds dripping into my coffee pot at first. It would drip out through the spout on top , I fixed the problem, I got brown heavier coffee filters and it stopped. The cheaper filters were bending over.

Aug 28, 2010
Grounds in the coffee
by: Anonymous

I have a serious problem with this coffee maker. It splashes grounds over the side of the paper filter and they end up in the coffee. Probably if you bought the water filter this wouldn't happen. I'm planning to throw this away and buy something else.

Apr 14, 2010
very happy
by: Austin Ellsworth

I have the Mr. Coffee SK13 coffee maker. I absolutely love the coffee maker because it’s very quick so right when I wake up I will have a few cups ready to be poured within three minutes. Although it’s a rather basic model it has many features that are absolutely necessary such as the Brewing Pause ‘n Serve feature where you can pour your coffee while the coffee maker is still brewing without it spilling every which way all over your counters.

Also it has a built in water filter which removes ninety seven percent of chlorine for better coffee. I also enjoy the removable filter basket, so instead of handling the tough task of removing the filter without grains dropping on the floor, I can simply remove the whole basket and dump the paper filter right into the trash.

Next, you know that you are bound to forget to turn your coffee maker on expecting coffee once in a while, right? Well this coffee maker has a light on the switch that will indicate the power status, on or off. Next underneath the coffee maker is space to store your extra slack on your power cord.

Finally, the see through window on each side of the coffee maker allows you to see the amount of water in the tank. Over all for the price of this coffee maker it deserves a ten out of ten. Even though it is a rather low end model I really, really love it.

I recommend Mr. Coffee brand brewers for everyone, I have always used that brand and their coffee makers always last a very long time.

But if I were you I would try to get a nicer model then the one I currently have like the JWX27 that has a clock and alarm that will start brewing to the time you set, which is very nifty for those mornings when you do not want to get out of bed.

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