It is a 15-oz drip coffee maker with an automatic shutoff, a permanent filter, and a removable reservoir with a capacity of 41 oz. Cupcake filters can be used. It can make K-cup coffee.
At our testing facility, we reviewed the Crux 14792 K-Cup Single Serve with Water Tank Coffee maker as part of our Coffee machines review program. The criteria below were used to evaluate Drip coffee makers like this one in our lab tests.
Describes handle comfort, drippiness while pouring, carafe balance, and how easy it was to empty the last bit of liquid. Models without a score here brew into singles or are self-serve. In the latter case, the coffee is stored in a tank and is dispensed by pressing against a lever.
Using this rating, you can get a fair idea of how easy it is to operate, refill, and clean an appliance.
This rating is indicative of whether the coffee’s concentration can be achieved as well as the ability to reach the optimal temperature for optimal brewing. The ideal water temperature for optimal brewing is between 195° and 205° F for five to six minutes.
This rating is an indication of the percentage of members who are extremely likely to recommend their automatic drip coffee maker to friends and family.
Predicted brand reliability ratings are based on the average number of problems per unit in the first four years of ownership among estimated newly purchased automatic drip coffee makers.
Our challenging test of coffee makers included brewing a full pot with a filter almost filled to the top, as some consumers might.
Based on the results of this test, the model did not overflow.
It fell short of recommended guidelines for brewing temperature and duration.
While the coffee is brewing, the carafe cannot be removed.
Crux 15-oz drip coffee maker is a good performer, and it has the following features: auto-shutoff. a permanent filter. a removable reservoir. a 41-oz reservoir capacity. a cupcake filter. K-cups are also compatible.
Reviewing products for us is a process in which we choose which products to test, buy them at retail, and never accept any payments from manufacturers in exchange for testing or rating their products. When a product meets our standards, it is rated “Recommended”. We are happy to recommend the Crux 14792 K-Cup Single Serve with Water Tank Coffee maker product because it meets our standards.
The brew-strength control feature is missing from this machine, in the machines that have this feature you can adjust brewing time to make stronger or weaker coffee.
Unlike many machines, this one lacks a small batch setting that promises to make a partial pot of coffee without sacrificing coffee quality.
A thermal carafe is not included with this Crux 14792 K-Cup Single Serve with Water Tank Coffee maker.
Crux 14792 K-Cup Single Serve with Water Tank Coffee maker lacks any programmable features, this means it does not have a clock that can be set to brew at a preset time.
According to the manufacturer, the brewing process takes between 2. The brew time measurements corresponds to our measurement of time to brew a pot of coffee in its regular cycle, using 40 ounces of water in our models making 8 to 14 cups of coffee. We use 10 ounces of water in our models making one or two cups of coffee.
The measurements of Crux 14792 K-Cup Single Serve with Water Tank Coffee maker are as follows:
Height x Breadth x Depth – 14 x 10 x 10 inches.
These measurements are rounded to the next whole inch. Height, width, and depth of the coffee maker are in inches.These measurements are rounded up to the next whole inch. The height, width, and depth of the coffee maker are in inches.All dimensions are in inches; height, width, and depth are rounded to the nearest half-inch.
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