How well does it blend? This was for a long time the question of most blender shoppers. Most recently, however, this has changed and the question now is, what else can it do? As a matter of fact, the Blendtec Total blender is more than the ordinary juicer. It can blend, knead, mix, crush ice and pulverize.
Shopping for a blender needs a lot of research, and sometimes, experience. I first saw the this valuable appliance at a friend’s birthday party and I was impressed. After reading user reviews and Blendtec Total blender reviews from experts in this field, I made it a priority in my shopping list that month. To be honest with you, it is worth every coin.
Key Features of the Blendtec Total Blender
1560 Watt Motor and Strong 2 prong Blade
This appliance is rated the best home blender in terms of performance, versatility and power. The 13 amp, 1560 Watt direct-drive motor does not use pulleys, clutches or belts which may generate friction leading to loss of power. All the motor power produced is therefore directed to the blades which can turn up to more than 29,000 revolutions in a minute.
The massive speed and force can perform all the desired functions including breaking dry barley in to fine flour. It accomplishes most tasks in less than two minutes.
The Blendtec Total Blender is a commercial quality appliance and can be used daily without any notable wear and tear. The stainless steel blades are corrosion resistant and durable.
Pre-programmed and Easy to Use
Blendtec Total blender reviews commend the ease of use of this product. It has an On and Off button at the back of the base. The blender also has a speed range of ten different speeds and a pulse option. This gives you control over what speed is appropriate for the task.
Moreover, it has 6 different pre-programmed speed settings for syrups/soups/fondue, whole juice, frozen yogurt/ice scream, salad dressings, crushed ice and smoothies. The digital touch pads eliminate guesswork hence saves time.
Others Features and applications
- Comes with a Velcro strap which is good for tidying up the power cord.
- Tight-fitting plastic lid and silicon cover which protect your ingredients from leaking or pouring out during blending.
- The motor is protected by an auto shut off system. When the motor heats up, this feature shuts it off to avoid over heating and eventual blowing up.
- BPA free & Has a recipe book with over 200 delicious recipes to enjoy
Users Reviews and Rating
The Blendtec Total Blender has the best customer reviews in its category. The sleek design and the digital LED touch-pad is appealing and effective for users. It is also smaller in size and lighter as compared to common models. This feature, according to users, makes it easy to store in kitchen cabinets or cupboards hence prevents clutter.
The four-sided jar is easy to clean for most users and apart from that, contents of the jar can easily be served through its well shaped corners. Lastly, users find the stability and the uncomplicated interface of the machine remarkable.
The only negative customer review of this product, albeit from a few customers, is that it is noisy. This complaint is not widespread and users suggest that placing it on top of rubber mats reduces the resultant from vibrations.
Design and Colors
Blendtec Total Blender has a sleek presentable design with a lightweight plastic jar. The whole product weight a paltry 7.3 pounds. It is shorter than heavy-duty blenders and easy to store. The sturdy base measures 8 inches by 7 inches.
The Blendtec Total Blender does not have the traditional pulley and levers present in most machines. Instead, it is operated by the 6 buttons which efficiently control the blend cycle.
The Blendtec Total Blender is powerful, professional, beautiful and easy to store. It can perform almost any tasks for a machine of its kind. It is a mini food processor, a blender an ice cream maker and can perform many other related tasks. Save money and time by buying this multipurpose appliance today.