Centrifuges are classic devices that were invented long before functional automatic machines. They effectively remove residual moisture from washed laundry, are compact, easy to operate, and have an affordable price. The devices are installed both in professional laundries and at home. They differ in size, number of revolutions, sources of rotational motion, on which their power depends. The experts of our magazine have reviewed the designs on the market and identified the best of them.
Best centrifuges rating
|Rating of the best centrifuges||1||Optima SD-35||3 600 €|
|2||RENOVA SD-65 T||4 230 €|
|3||Willmark SD-70||5 140 €|
|4||VolTera VT-C3,5RU Rada||3 368 €|
|5||OPTIMA SD-60||4 260 €|
Top of the list is the centrifuge, which makes taking care of things easier and speeds up the drying process. Its technical capabilities allow the drum to rotate at 1350 rpm. The drying process is accompanied by a warm supply of air from all sides. This is especially true in the winter season, when the frost just freezes things. Convenient cover made of transparent plastic that provides visual control of what is happening inside the machine.
The design is lightweight because the outer casing elements are made of plastic. It does not take a lot of space and easily fits even in a small bathroom. The machine is simple and easy to operate, and management is done with a rotary switch. It has a vertical way of loading with a maximum weight of things 3 kg. Power consumption is 150 watts.
The freestanding centrifuge is designed for home use and is easy to move, thanks to its compactness and lightness. In addition, having a small size (370*395*615 mm) and the lack of connection of water supply, it is not tied to a specific place.
- small dimensions;
- transparent cover;
- Warm air supply;
- reliable design.
- are not detected.
RENOVA SD-65 T
The second model is the free-standing washer-dryer that can spin dry up to 6.5 kilograms of laundry per load. It has 210 watts of power and a maximum drum speed of 1,350 rpm. The machine does not require a water connection. Because of this, it can be placed anywhere.
The centrifuge has several functions, including rinsing the laundry. Drainage of water is done with a special built-in hose, which is attached to the upper part of the case. Easy drain system does not cause difficulties, because even a schoolboy can cope with it. Exterior parts of the casing with a transparent top cover are made of high quality impact resistant plastic.
Handle mode adjustment and built-in spin timer conveniently located at the top of the design. It weighs 8kg, making it easy to move around. It has a timer that can be used to set the spinning time, making it more gentle for drying the laundry. The machine has a small overall dimensions. Its width is 405 mm, depth is 400 mm, height is 780 mm.
- high productivity;
- built-in timer;
- Reliable parts and assembly;
- convenient hose for draining water.
- are not detected.
On the third position, a universal classic and very capacious model, which has a built-in mechanical timer. Its stainless steel drum is capable of drying up to 7 kilograms of laundry per load. With delicate spinning capabilities, the centrifuge does not require a water connection. Moisture left in the tank is removed by a special hose that is built into the machine.
The vertical model is equipped not only with wringing and drying functions, but also with a rinse function. It has a square shape and can be compactly placed along a wall or in any free corner of the apartment. The housing elements and the transparent lid are made of plastic and have a total weight of 9.5 kg. Mechanical panel is located on top, which provides a comfortable control of the machine’s modes.
Separate stand-alone centrifuge is cordless and has a power consumption of 160 W. This allows for efficient drying of laundry at 1350 rpm. The advantage of the built-in timer is to provide a delicate spin that protects fabric fibers from premature breakage. Dimensions of the centrifuge (430*435*800 mm) make it possible to install it even in a small bathroom.
- rinse mode;
- gentle spinning;
- sturdy construction;
- roomy stainless steel tank.
- not identified.
VolTera VT-C3,5RU Rada
Fourth place goes to the vertical centrifuge, which has an ergonomic design and the presence of a timer. It is designed for efficient drying of laundry, and for this it needs only 220 V power supply. The maximum spin speed is 1300 rpm. For a cloth weight of 3.5 kg. “Rada” is a freestanding machine, which does not take up much space and is created to work at home.
The product has a delicate spin function, which is ensured by a balanced combination of speeds. This allows you to extend the life of things from any kind of textiles. The plastic external parts of the body are painted in white, and a convenient top cover is made of transparent material. This ensures the visibility and control of the appliance during the drying process.
Power consumption is 180 W with a mechanical twist-and-turn type of control. The machine has the dimensions 340*360*750 mm, and its mass is 7.2 kg. It is equipped with a timer for up to 5 minutes., which improves the quality of the delicate spins. Thanks to its low weight, the centrifuge is easy to move and can be installed anywhere, because it is independent of the water supply.
- shatterproof plastic;
- pleasant design;
- low-noise operation;
- timer for gentle wringing.
- have not been identified.
A roomy centrifuge rounds out the review, which is perfect for home use. Its plastic drum is capable of drying 6 kg of laundry at a time. The upright load design weighs 9.5kg. It has 160 watts of power, which creates a rotation speed of 1350 rpm.
The machine is equipped with a mechanical spin timer, which contributes to a more delicate drying of textiles. This is due to the time limitation (up to 5 minutes) of the drum rotation, which minimizes the risk of fabric fibers disintegration from excessive mechanical impact. Centrifuge has a convenient square shape with rounded corners and can be installed in the bathroom without taking up much space.
Since the design has small dimensions (390*380*740 mm), it is suitable for small-sized housing. The device does not need to be connected to the water supply and can be placed anywhere. Not unimportant and the fact that in addition to the spin function it has and rinse mode, which especially facilitates the process during hand washing. According to numerous customer reviews, OPTIMA SD-60 is a reliable and durable product that efficiently helps in everyday life.
- rinse function;
- Convenient external shape;
- a capacious drum;
- sleep timer.
- not identified.