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KitchenAid Onyx Black 2 Slice Manual High-Lift Lever Toaster - KMT222OB

Abt Model: KMT222OB | UPC Code: 883049213774
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Extra Wide Slots/ Durable Temperature Knob/ Removable Crumb Tray/ LCD Display With Digital Progress Bar/ All-Metal Construction/ Black Finish
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KitchenAid Onyx Black 2 Slice Manual High-Lift Lever Toaster - KMT222OB

KitchenAid(R) 2 Slice, Manual High-Lift Lever Toaster with LCD display with digital progress bar, extra-wide 1.5 inch slots which will accept the thickest bagels, breads or pastries, adjustable shading control which regulates browning of the toast, and a TOAST/CANCEL button.

Features:

  • Manual High-Lift Lever
  • Extra-Wide 1.5 Inch Slots
  • Durable Temperature Knob with Light/Dark Indicator
  • All-Metal Construction
  • Removable Crumb Tray
  • LCD Display with Digital Progress Bar
  • Bagel, Defrost, Reheat, and Toast/Cancel Buttons

Approximate Weight:

  • Shipping: 6 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer):
    • 1-Year Hassle-Free Replacement Warranty

Features and specifications subject to change without notice.

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KitchenAid Onyx Black 2 Slice Manual High-Lift Lever Toaster
 
4.2

(based on 174 reviews)

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Most Liked Positive Review

 

this is a great product

We have all kinds of Kitchen Aid products, and previously had a kitchen aid toaster as well. The problem with the previous unit was, it had no clean out tray and was hard...Read complete review

We have all kinds of Kitchen Aid products, and previously had a kitchen aid toaster as well. The problem with the previous unit was, it had no clean out tray and was hard to keep clean. This new unit HAS a cleanout tray, thereby making it easy to keep clean. It also has a more precise control for better toasting. Almost all the counter top appliances we have had are Kitchen Aid and for the most part, we have been extremely pleased and happy with the performance and durability of each.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Very unevenly toasted area and inconsistant level of brownin

This is the review I hate to write. My counter top appliances are exclusively KitchenAid and all wonderful; except the last update. This was the toaster and had it been the first KitchenAid...Read complete review

This is the review I hate to write. My counter top appliances are exclusively KitchenAid and all wonderful; except the last update. This was the toaster and had it been the first KitchenAid appliance I'd purchased it would also have been the last. It looks lovely, mechanically works just fine but the toast quality is awful and it is slow. The bottom half of both sides of the slices toasts faster than the top. Unless you turn the bread over half way through you have a choice of half burned and half just right, or, half just right and the top untoasted.

There is also a problem with the consistency. I made four pieces of toast from the same loaf of bread. All the same size, thickness and freshness. The first two slices were lightly toasted on the #5 setting; the second two were burned black. Hadn't changed anything and, as usual, the bread was unevenly toasted.

I do like the feature that allows bagels to be toasted more on the inside face than the outside though so I gave it two stars instead of one.

Sorry KitchenAid, this toaster is a failure and I am stuck with.

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5.0

Love my KitchenAid!

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from Elyria, OH

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        Comments about KitchenAid Onyx Black 2 Slice Manual High-Lift Lever Toaster:

        We have had many toasters but this toaster is the best. It toasts evenly, lifts up so you can get the toast. The toaster looks very nice, sturdy, easy to clean. Glad we bought this KitchenAid. We have many KitchenAid appliance & would love to get the food processor next! Do not hesitate to buy KitchenAid, they stand behind their products!!

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        1.0

        Don't buy this toaster

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        from Toronto, CA

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              Comments about KitchenAid Onyx Black 2 Slice Manual High-Lift Lever Toaster:

              The plastic lever on this toaster is very flimsy and breaks easily. The toaster itself is very good (even toasting, etc.) but it is hampered by a poor lever design. For the price, KitchenAid has a poor design on its hands.

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              5.0

              High Quality: Style, Manufacturing and Performance

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              from Gainesville, GA

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                    Comments about KitchenAid Onyx Black 2 Slice Manual High-Lift Lever Toaster:

                    Easy to use: press-down the lever, select appropriate settings per type of item and degree of toasting preferred, check the digital readout for affirmation and note live bar graph counting down the time remaining, a little single ding alerts you to when the toasting is done. The cancel button can be used when unsure about the correct setting by monitoring (by sight) the coloration while toasting. When done toasting, cleanup is easy with slide-out tray.

                    Versatile: Besides regular sliced bread (in the default setting) it can handle bagels, English muffins and all the above in a frozen state. By selecting the appropriate button. The reheat button is effective for warming up previously toasted items in less than a minute.

                    The toaster is well made: The exterior is made from stainless steel and hard enamel painted steel panels. The visible interior mechanisms are all stainless steel.Overall mechanical functions are smooth and quite. No rattling or sloppiness in the fit-up.

                    Performance: So far it has performed flawlessly as I expected.

                    Comment: Most of the negative reviews I've read seem to be the result of some users not reading or comprehending the instruction manual. For example the one-sided burning of sliced bread will occur if performed in the bagel mode instead of the default mode, and from a couple feet away, I didn't find the single ding alert sound at all annoying but instead, rather pleasant.

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                    5.0

                    Easy to use

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                    from Virginia beach, VA

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                          Comments about KitchenAid Onyx Black 2 Slice Manual High-Lift Lever Toaster:

                          Bought this product about a month ago, and I am happy I did. It is easy to use, easily defrost bread and bagels.

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                          5.0

                          Best.Toaster.Ever!!!

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                          from Philadelphia, PA

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                                Comments about KitchenAid Onyx Black 2 Slice Manual High-Lift Lever Toaster:

                                I purchased this toaster about a month ago and was pleasantly surprised when I first used it! I absolutely love the Empire Red color, which matches the rest of my decor and KitchenAid appliances. It toasts things perfectly and beeps when it's ready… I love it!

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                                3.0

                                We can send spacecraft to Pluto so...

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                                from Santa Cruz, CA

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                                      Comments about KitchenAid Onyx Black 2 Slice Manual High-Lift Lever Toaster:

                                      ...why can't we make a toaster that toasts bread nice and fast? Fine toaster, generally. Everything you read online is true: it acts a lot like it's on bagel even when it's not on bagel, which means one side of the toast is darker than the other side. The timer is nice to watch, but it does seem to take a while to get things done. I like the audible alarm. It's a good stab at a toaster. Still a ways to go, however.

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                                      5.0

                                      Looks Great and Works Well!

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                                      from New York, NY

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                                            Comments about KitchenAid Onyx Black 2 Slice Manual High-Lift Lever Toaster:

                                            Couldn't be happier with this toaster. Solidly built and does its job.

                                            In these days of so much plastic, it's refreshing to own this product.

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                                            5.0

                                            Very Satisfied

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                                            from Romeoville, IL

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                                                  Comments about KitchenAid Onyx Black 2 Slice Manual High-Lift Lever Toaster:

                                                  This toaster not only does the job to perfection, it looks great in my kitchen.

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                                                  5.0

                                                  Kitchen Aid never lets you down!

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                                                  from Erlanger, KY

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                                                        Comments about KitchenAid Onyx Black 2 Slice Manual High-Lift Lever Toaster:

                                                        I wanted to upgrade from my over 10 year old Kitchen Aid toaster and I love it. It toasts very even on both sides, and bagels and English muffins toast equally well. I am VERY PLEASED with it as I am with all my Kitchen Aid Appliances. Thank you Kitchen Aid!

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                                                        5.0

                                                        Love this toaster !

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                                                        from Bel Air, MD

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                                                              Comments about KitchenAid Onyx Black 2 Slice Manual High-Lift Lever Toaster:

                                                              I liked the price, the red color, and the bell that rings when it's finished.

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