Written on: 03/01/2011
Got this cooker less than a month ago after Belling assured me this was the modern equivalent of the 600R2 which we had for 25 years with no major issues. The old one worked perfectly OK until the hob cooling fan went.
It`s a nice looking piece of kit at a good price. There are a few oddities about it compared with the old one. Some of the controls increase heat clockwise (Oven, top oven) but some work anti clockwise-strange. The temperature settings are hard to read as there are no lights.... (read more)
Written on: 10/02/2010 by 3170 (13 reviews written)
This cooker seemed to tick most of my boxes.
I'm now disabled so have to watch my budget. Although it wasn't the cheapest thing around, it looked nice enough, is an old brand, so I took the plunge.
After a couple of days, I made a curry, & was so annoyed that the sauce started to burn.
The very lowest setting on any of the hob rings won't allow this unit to actually simmer things.
As an ex hotelier/cook I make a lot of sauces, curries, stews, bolognaise etc so it is essential for my cooker... (read more)