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Ankarsrum Original
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Pros Unique dough roller, cavernous bowl, powerful motorPowerful motor, simplistic design, large capacity bowl, planetary mixingPowerful motor, simplistic design, sturdy platformPowerful, affordable, easy to useCompact, ample power, good kneading action
Cons Long learning process, primarily focused on baking applicationsBulky, heavy, expensiveTilt-head impeeds bowl access, Medicore whipping actionPoor whipping action, requires bowl scrapingLimited volume, so-so whipping action
Bottom Line A large volume mixer that performs quite well for flexible bakers willing to learn how to use an unusual machineA powerful, effective, easy-to-use, do-it-all stand mixer that looks sharp, tooA versatile stand mixer that will exceed most cook’s requirements at a manageable priceA stand mixer that will meet most people’s needs and budgetThis standing mixer is a miniature of the classic KitchenAid tilt-head design, but the decrease in size comes at an increase in cost
Rating Categories Ankarsrum Original 6-Qt. Professional... Artisan Classic Plus KSM75WH KitchenAid Artisan...
Mixing (30%)
2
8
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7
Ease Of Use (30%)
6
9
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Whipping (25%)
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Kneading (15%)
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Specs Ankarsrum Original 6-Qt. Professional... Artisan Classic Plus KSM75WH KitchenAid Artisan...
Head Type N/A Fixed Tilt Tilt Tilt
Bowl Capacity 7.4 quart 6 quart 5 quart 4.5 quart 3.5 quart
Standard Attachments Dough roller, dough knife, dough hook, multi-wire balloon whip and single-wire cookie whips Wire whip, flat beater, spiral dough hook Wire whip, dough hook, flat beater Wire whip, dough hook, flat beater, Wire whip, flat beater, dough hook
Motor (watts) 600-watt 575-watt 325-watt 275-watt 250-watt
Mixing Action Kneading and triplicate whip Planetary Planetary Planetary Planetary
Number of Speeds continious (45 - 130 RPM) 10 10 10 10
Attachment Port yes yes yes yes yes
Timer yes no no no no
Measured Dimensions (L x W x H) 14.75" x 11" x 14.25" 14.5" x 11.25" x 16" 13.25" x 8.75" x 13.5" 14.5" x 10.75" x 14.25" 12.25" x 7.75" x 12"
Measured Weight 21lbs. 7oz. 26lbs. 1oz. 22lbs. 13oz. 22lbs. 13oz. 17lbs. 1oz.
Warranty 7 year manufacturer's-warranty on the motor assembly 1-year 1-year 1-year 1-year
Color Options 14 22 46 2 10
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