Wash Machines

Types of Wash Machines

Wash machines are one of the electronic devices that you can help you to easily do your household duties, especially washing clothes. There are some types of wash machines out there that you can choose. Each type has its own advantages and disadvantages. So, what are those types of a washing machine? Here they are.

Washing Machines with 2 Tubes

A washing machine with 2 tubes has different functions for each tube. The first tube is used to wash and rinse clothes. While the second tube is used to dry the clothes once they have been washed. The price of this type of washing machine is pretty affordable compared to other washing machine types. The electricity consumption is also relatively less because a washing machine with 2 tubes is designed to be economical.

The disadvantages of this washing machine are you need to put an effort to move the washed clothes to the drying tube. So, there are 2 steps that you have to do. The dryness level of this washing machine only reaches 70% because the drying tube spins vertically so that the water cannot be totally removed. Moreover, this kind of washing machine needs a lot of waters. If there is not enough water, the washing tube cannot run.

Top Load Washing Machines

A top load wash machine is the development of the previous washing machine mentioned. There is only one tube in this type of washing machine which functions to wash as well as dry clothes automatically. So that you do not have to move the washed clothes to another tube. The electricity consumption of this washing machine is also relatively low. It works automatically from water filling, washing, rinsing, and drying clothes. However, it still needs a lot of water and the price is pretty expensive. The dryness level is also only 70%.

Front Load Washing Machines

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This type of washing machine is horizontally designed with a vertical spin. Just like a top load washing machine, this front load washing machine also works automatically from water filling, washing, rinsing, and drying clothes in one tube. The washing process of this washing machine is more effective than the previous 2 washing machine types. It needs less water and the dryness level can reach up to 90%. However, the price is the most expensive and it needs high electricity consumption. Special detergents is also needed for this kind of wash machines.