Thread Number: 89080  /  Tag: Modern Automatic Washers
I measured the water extracted by the Miele 1918 at 1400 RPM
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Post# 1136581   12/19/2021 at 11:14 by Tomturbomatic (Beltsville, MD)        

A medium load of medium to heavy weight cottons washed on the complete Regular cycle with full final spin in the 10 year old SQ front loader when put through the Miele resulted in between 2 and 3 cups of water extracted before drying. I was surprised. In the summer, when laundry is dried in the outdoor gas dryer, I don't bother with a Miele spin, but use it when drying laundry electrically and returning the heat and humidity to the house during the heating season.

Post# 1136582 , Reply# 1   12/19/2021 at 13:32 by Launderess (Quiet Please, There´s a Lady on Stage)        
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But modern SQ washers at local laundromat leave things sopping wet compared to my European H-axis washers. This includes Big Bertha (W1070) which only has final spin speed of 1100 rpms.

Full 5-6 kilo load of cottons spun at 1100-1200 rpms at home dried in laundromat is done in < 12-15 minutes, sometimes most things are dry in ten...


Post# 1136586 , Reply# 2   12/19/2021 at 15:19 by qsd-dan (West)        

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But modern SQ washers at local laundromat leave things sopping wet

Those spin at 500 RPM's.



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