If you are familiar with Magic Chef, then you know they are dedicated to simple to use appliances. The Magic Chef Countertop Dishwasher: Model MCSCD6W3 is certainly proof of that. This compact dishwasher is the perfect alternative for those without space or plumbing required for a standard-size dishwashing unit. It offers full-size power in a compact design and is easy to operate.
Magic Chef Countertop Dishwasher: Model MCSCD6W3 Features
The Magic Chef MCSCD6W3Countertop Dishwasher’s width is approximately 22 inches, and its height is about 17 inches. The inside cavity is slightly more than 21 inches, which allows it to house a sturdy dish rack to wash up to six place settings. In addition, there’s a foldable cup shelf for easy loading arrangements and silverware basket. Also, an automatic detergent and rinse aid dispenser are included to help clean and sanitize your dishes.
Compared to some of the other dishwashers reviewed on this site, the MCSCD6W3 has two features that stand out. They are the hygienic residual drying system and anti-flood device. The hygienic residual drying system is a technology that uses heated air to help dry and sanitize your dishes. The anti-flood device detects when the water level is too high; this can help with preventing potential leaking from the unit.
The front panel houses easy-to-use electronic controls that let you choose from six wash cycles. There is also a delayed start feature that allows you to set a convenient time within a 24-hr period to wash your dishes. A digital display visually lets you know where in the wash cycle the unit is. Lastly, an audible end of cycle signal alerts you before automatically shutting off.
Who’s It For
We mentioned at the beginning that the Magic Chef MCSCD6W3 Countertop Dishwasher is a perfect alternative for those without space or dedicate plumbing in their kitchens, but we also found that it is ideal for RV owners as well. Now we are not talking about the kinds that rock stars travel in, but the ones that the mom and pop retirees drive. Wait a second, those are better than the rock star RV’s, but you get the picture.
Pricing & Purchase
Depending on which appliance retailer you go to, you can expect to pay about $340 plus tax. Amazon.com has the Magic Chef MCSCD6W3 Countertop Dishwasher listed 20% less.
This dishwasher is a very efficient when it comes to water consumption and energy use. As with any of the other compact models reviewed here, its portability makes it easy for you to store away either under a kitchen sink or other suitable cabinet. We also found that it is a perfect appliance for recreational vehicle owners.
One of the recurring issues we have found with countertop dishwashers is leaking. The Magic Chef MCSCD6W3 suffers this problem just like the others. We recommend following the setup and operation instructions carefully to minimize the possibility of leaks when using this dishwasher.
If find that the Magic Chef MCSCD6W3 Countertop Portable Dishwasher is not for you, then consider the Danby DDW611WLED as an alternative.
I hope you enjoyed this review and if you have any questions about the Magic Chef MCSCD6W3 or want to leave your own personal review, leave a comment below.