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Hamilton Beach Proctor-Silex E160B Electric Blades Grinder

alaTest has collected and analyzed 9 reviews of Hamilton Beach Proctor-Silex E160B Electric Blades Grinder. The average rating for this product is 3.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Coffee & Espresso Makers for all reviews. Reviewers really like the noise and usability. The durability and size are also mentioned favorably, whereas the reliability and capacity get less positive views.

price, size, durability, usability, noise

maintenance, capacity, reliability

On average, users rate this product 62/100.

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After The Grinding Disaster, The E160B Restores My Faith In Coffee Grinders!


For those who do not check out my infrequent Home and Garden reviews, I am a coffee nut! I love coffee and I'm always thrilled when I get to grind my own. Coffee is one of my few true vices, but I accept it as part of my all-liquid eating disorder, ...

Generally easy to clean, Durable, Easy to use/intuitive, Stores easily, Small, Color

Parts are slightly difficult to clean, Still no stainless steel, Price

Oct, 2007

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Nokia E60 Business Phone


Features: Bluetooth, IR, WIFI, GSM, UMTS(3G), USB, VOIP, Browser, Nice Screen. Enhanced Voice Dialling: This feature is amazing, does take a little getting used to since it recognizes all the contacts in your address book to dial a call, unlike the ...

WIFI, Enhanced Voice Dialing, Nice screen, everything you need in a business phone.

Backlight bug - requires a firmware update. Was not able to do it.

May, 2007

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What A Piece Of Garbage


Oh where do I start? The first thing you will notice with your Proctor-Silex Coffee Grinder is it doesn't hold enough coffee to make a full pot of coffee. But once you start grinding with it, the next little dandy is that once you grind your coffee and...

It's plastic.


Apr, 2006

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Did the job


My husband came with this grinder when we married, and since I was replacing most of his kitchen stuff with mine, when it came to which grinder to use, I let him keep his. I liked that the cord wound up and didn't look messy on the counter. It died ...


the cord winding feature eventually cut the cord

Mar, 2005

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pretty darn good for the money


For small amounts of coffee (or grains) this is a great grinder for the price. It is much quieter th ...

quiet, grinds coffee beans well, & it's cheap!

small capacity, a bit messy, plastic parts break easily

Aug, 2003

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One Miserable Coffee Grinder


This is the kind of product you'll pay double to replace once you've used it for a couple of days. What a piece of junk.


Small capacity, very messy

Jun, 2003

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Spend a little more and get a better unit.


I actually do not own this grinder, but one of my best friends does. We both make coffee often when we are hanging out, and I use his grinder when I am over at his house. My standard of comparison is an inexpensive Krups grinder that is in the same...

It is inexpensive.

It works like it is cheap.

Jan, 2003

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I purchased this product with a gift certificate that I had earned online so it was basically free but regardless, I do have some complaints about the performance of this grinder.

Price ; customer service

Poor Quality ; faulty pieces

Oct, 2000

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Not just coffee!


small, self-storing cord, inexpensive, versatile


Apr, 2000