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Proctor Silex 48521 Automatic 12 Cup Coffee maker

For a coffee maker that's worth your money and is equipped with the right features, the Proctor Silex 48521 model is the perfect unit for you.

This 12-cup coffee maker is made of durable materials, allowing you to enjoy the machine for years to come. This model also comes in a chic white exterior with stylish details, making it a trendy and useful addition to your kitchen.

Key features

- This machine has a pause and serve function, allowing you to enjoy a cup of coffee even before the brewing process is finished.
- You can personalize each brew with the brew strength selector.
- The on switch is lighted.
- Dual water windows allow you to see the actual water level in the reservoir to make water filling a hassle-free process.
- The accessories are easy to clean because they are dishwasher-safe.
- A permanent filter is included for a more convenient brewing experience.
- The unit comes in a stylish white exterior with modern details.
- It can be used to brew up to 12 cups of coffee per batch.
- Perfect for any kitchen countertop because of its specs: 8.6 x 11.8 x 9.6 inches
- The brew basket is removable.
- This is equipped with an automatic drip function.


With its stylish exterior and details, this machine can make any kitchen look modern. Plus, with its 12-cup capacity, family members can enjoy plenty of coffee throughout the day.

For a more personalized concoction, simply use the brew strength selector. This feature is perfect for families or groups with members who want a variety of coffee strength and aroma. Aside from the lighted on switch, this model also includes a removable basket, making the cleaning process stress-free.

For a more accurate water filling, the model has dual water windows so you can easily see the water level inside the reservoir. And because the various accessories are dishwasher-safe, you don't have to worry about keeping the various parts clean. The features may be simple but they let you enjoy a good cup of coffee everytime you use this coffee maker.


If you want a coffee maker that has an automatic shut off feature, then this may not be for you. Aside from this, this unit doesn't have a programmable clock. It's also not water filtration adaptable, which could have been very useful for a better-tasting brew.

Some consumers may not prefer the white exterior since this color can make stubborn, brown coffee stains more noticeable.

- Durable and solidly built
- Has a brew strength selector
- Equipped with automatic drip feature
- Has removable brew basket
- Has a permanent filter
- Can brew up to a total of 12 cups of coffee per batch
- Has lighted on switch
- Accessories are dishwasher-safe
- Has dual water windows

- No programmable clock for preprogrammed brewing
- No automatic turn off feature'
- Only available in white exterior
- Unit is not water filtration adaptable

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Oct 11, 2011
yo no aimer
by: Anonymous

it's impossible to make any coffee without spilling water all over your feet.

Feb 20, 2011
Coffee tastes like plastic
by: Anonymous

I've cleaned it with distilled vinegar and water 4 times already and it STILL produces coffee with a plastic-like taste and smell.

The machine works fine otherwise. It was cheap too (but that may be the reason why it stinks so bad).

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