The Bosch 300 series include as many as 25 types of dishwashers. They are available in many varieties including black, stainless, integrated, panel, etc. The series is extremely handy when it comes to usage because all the controls are in the front. Not just that the machine has some amazing features like water softener and changeable panels to load the dishes depending on their size. The machine qualifies the entry level of the Bosch series extremely well. In fact the features are so attractive that you would not keep away from purchasing the deal. To get in the details of specifications let us go below:
Product Weight: 94 pounds
Item Measurements: 23.75 x 23.56 x 33.88 inches
Voltage requirement: 120 volts
Noise level: 44 dB
Material: Stainless Steel
Washing rounds: 5
Rack stages: 9
Space dimensions: 16
Affordability: under 1100 dollars
Power chord measurement: 67 inches
Programmed: pots, pans, auto, normal, rinse
Temperatures: 113 to 160 degrees fahrenheit
Leaking stoppage: Aqua stop
Water temperature (Max): 60 degrees Celsius
Water consumption (yearly): 624 gallons
Amperes: 12 A
Watts needed: 1300 watts
Heat system: Inherent
Installation: built under
Let us observe the features in detail:
The machine comes with as many as 5 washing stages that have 4 options to be picked from. There is a tray for you to place the dish washing soap and the tray allows it to mix it with the dishes. It saves so much of your effort with the Speed 60 option. You put dirty dishes there and they are washed as well as dried in just 60 minutes. In case you feel that the Speed 60 button has not done its job properly of drying the dishes well then you can let them dry for a little more time. There is a sensor which decides what the temperature would be of the machine depending upon the number of dishes fed into the machine. In addition to that, for the people who are very picky about their dishes being sheer clean there is an option to sanitize that eliminates any bacteria.
The machine is designed in a way to provide the best dishwashing experience. It has an LED to display all the options and programs available to you to clean the dishes including pots, pans, normal, auto, rinse, etc. The LED shows how much every time is left for your dishes to be ready. The tub used is made of stainless steel so as to reduce any ambiguity regarding the product quality. You get the dishes nicely flushed with water. Then there are as many as 16 settings for you to do so as to set the right places for the dishes.
In case the machine’s load is more than expected then there is an extra 3rd rack where you could place it. This rack is amazing to place long utensils as it is V in shape, further you can place your fancy and exclusive dishes here as well. Sometimes it happens that there might be some extra water left in the dishwasher after washing the dishes, you might see that leaking. In order to prevent that condition there is an Aqua stop button to prevent any leakage. Then on the top right rack there is a RackMatic which helps you make alterations with height and rack settings for a better order to place the dishes. There are as many as 3 height alterations and 9 different positions for the rack. The machine promises durability because the material used for the tub is stainless steel and it eliminates the doubt of questioning the quality of the material it is built with.
The machine comes with a default feature of water softener. The major use of it being that it helps the utensils to stay stainless and avoids any kind of marks on the glasses or pots. Some machines do not have that quality therefore after being washed for hours in a dishwasher another round of washing is required manually to get rid of any water stain left. This machine, however, would not cause you that trouble. It works with sheer efficiency and delivers the clean dishes once it is done. This secures your effort from being wasted to rinse the dishes again for a couple of minutes after the wash cycle is complete.
Options on the machine:
The machine shows as many as 4 options:
- Half load
- Extra Load
The delay option allows you to postpone the wash cycle in the range of 1 to 24 hours. Then there is a half load when the machine is washing less amount of utensils. Then there is an option for people to sanitize the utensils after they are washed and remove any chances of bacteria accumulation. Then comes the extra load, in which you can adjust the rack and make it load an extra amount of utensils by 30 percent. Then there is a start button. If you press it once then it starts the machine else if you hold it for 3 seconds and close the dishwasher gate then it will reset the wash cycles. The machine also has the option of Speed 60 which allows you to wash the dirty utensils and dry them after within a span of 60 minutes. Also, there is an extra drying option to dry the utensils for an extra time. There is an auto option to rinse the utensils for a period of 9 minutes.
The machine saves you a lot of space as the dishwasher fits like a cabinet below your cleaning area in the kitchen. You do not need an extra room for that. It fits in and is not even visible extraordinarily if the door of the washer is closed. It is known for space optimization. Your kitchen looks cleaner than ever before. There is no mess created with dirty dishes in the kitchen openly. It saves so much of your time and effort. You do not have to scrape out time from your busy schedule to clean the dishes. You can just place them in the tub and the dishwasher will do that job for you. It is efficient in terms of managing your time as well as space. Moreover, there are wheels in the trays to move them in and out without any hampering effect and sheer smoothness.
Bosch comes in series 300, 500 and 800 which are tested for the use. The Bosch 300 series has proven itself categorically well in terms of work and efficiency. It is also claimed that this series offers those features which are not even offered by the 500 series. Some of those include: all the controls present in the front, water softening elements by default and the panel to load all the dishes with an optimum space. In addition to that, you have a choice to enhance the load area by 30 percent. It adapts to the right temperature based on the load you provide. You do not have to worry about the cleanliness as well as the machine has the option of sanitization.
Your dishes would be clean and free of any bacteria. You would be able to get clean dishes within a period of 60 minutes and you can further dry them if you want. The machine even works on a lower noise level of 44 dB to cause minimum disturbance. The machine is surely durable as it uses stainless steel as the tub material to accommodate huge vessels. Further, there is an Aqua Stop function to prevent any leakage of any kind so that the machine does not mess with your kitchen in case some water piles up in the machine base. However, affordability can be an issue as the machine costs over 1000 dollars.
|Parameter||Bosch 300 Series SHEM63W5-N Dishwasher|
|Dimensions||23.75 x 23.56 x 33.88 inches|
|Power Cord Length||67 feet|
|Controls Type||Full Console|
|Drying system||Inherent heat|
|Cycle Options||Extra dry, half load, Sanitation|
|Place Settings Capacity||16|
|List of programs||1 Hour, Auto, Normal, Pots & Pans, Rinse|
|Leak protection system||Aqua Stop|
|Delay Start Timer||Yes|
|Sanitize Option||Yes. This eliminates bacteria.|
|Extra Dry Option||Yes|
Q: How much time does the machine take on an average to wash the dishes?
A: The sleep 60 cycle helps you wash and dry them in 60 minutes.
Q: How much does the auto function take to rinse the utensils?
A: The auto function takes around 9 minutes.
Q: What kind of detergent is needed?
A: You should prefer liquid detergent as the powder does not mix well during auto stage.
Q: Does the dishwasher leave any smudges after cleaning the dishes?
A: No, it generally does not therefore preferably use liquid detergent.
Q: Do the dishes dry within the Speed 60 cycle?
A: Yes they do, however, you can use the extra drying option if you are not satisfied.
Q: Is there an option of a grinder pre-installed?
A: No, there is no such option.
Q: Does the machine display the cycle it is in?
A: No, it displays the time left for cleaning the dishes.
Q: Does the machine come with a cord?
A: Yes, it comes with an electric cord which connects the machine and the junction box.
Q: How to change the wash cycle?
A: You need to keep the door closed to reset a wash cycle.
Q: Does the machine get delivered in the time mentioned?
A: Yes, that is the maximum number of the days the machine might take.
Q: What is the height of the machine?
A: The machine is 34.25 inches tall, however, the legs can be adjusted.
Q: How do we clean the filter of the equipment?
A: It is easy, you need to rotate the plastic knob in the anticlockwise direction and they lift the parts and clean it.
Q: Is the machine silent to work?
A: Yes, the noise level of the machine is reduced to 44 dB.