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This stylish freestanding dishwasher from Smeg can accommodate 12 place settings - on the lower side for models of its size, but still adequate for most households. But did it clean our test load of dirty dishes effectively and efficiently? We loaded it up with dirty crockery, cutlery and glassware to see whether this dishwasher can clean dried milk from glasses, and baked-on spinach from plates. Read on to see whether this model managed to impress us.
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Water use - main program How much water the dishwasher uses when cleaning a full-load on its main wash program. Subscribe
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Smeg DC122B

  • Launch date: Jan 2011
  • Type: Full sized freestanding
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