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Microwave not heating

Microwave not heating

Signs of malfunction: the light is on, the turntable is spinning, the grill is working but the microwave does not heat the food. Content — How to identify the malfunction — The microwave does not heat well, does not heat at all, or heats “from time to time” — Detecting the Malfunction and Troubleshooting — […]

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Which Plastics Are Safe To Put in the Microwave

Which Plastics Are Safe To Put in the Microwave?

Plastic dishes can be cooled to -40 ° C and heated to +140 ° C. Plastic dishes have lids. They attract with their versatility: they are suitable for freezers and microwave ovens. Marking of plastic tableware You need to be very careful here. Not every plastic is suitable for use in a microwave oven. Be […]

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How many watts does a microwave use

Power Most modern devices used at home have a capacity ranging from 0.7 to 1.2 kilowatts per hour (kWh). The presence of additional options, for example, convection, grill or others, usually increases the amount of energy consumed by it per unit time: in this case, the microwave power can be from 1.2 to 2 kWh. […]

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What is a convection microwave

More and more often, modern models of these household appliances are equipped with a grill. Recently with a convector. This is a ring-shaped heating element. It is located in the cavity of the rear wall of the microwave oven. This element is necessarily equipped with a fan. A microwave oven with convection can be considered […]

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Microwave ovens do cause cancer?

Regardless of how healthy food you are going to cook and eat, your intentions are reduced to zero if you use a microwave oven. How microwave ovens affect us Radiation, which comes from a microwave oven, heats the water well. And if we consider that we are also made up of water, it is not […]

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Can You Microwave Styrofoam

Can You Microwave Styrofoam?

Now there are a lot of dishes, including plastic, which are suitable for use in microwave ovens. Such dishes are specially labeled “Microwave oven safe” or “suitable for microwave”. In addition, there is a special icon indicating the impossibility or possibility of using a particular cookware in microwave ovens: As for plastic dishes specifically, there […]

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How Do Microwave Ovens Work?

The most important part of any microwave oven is the magnetron. The frequency of microwaves for household purposes is 2450 MHz. The power of the magnetron in modern devices is 700-1000 W. To ensure that the magnetron does not overheat, a fan is often installed next to it. In addition to cooling the magnetron, it […]

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