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Thursday, September 16, 2010
Can I knead bread dough on the slowest stir setting of this mixer?
The slowest setting (30 rpms) on this Globe 5 qt Power Mixer (SP5) is made for stirring and incorporating ingredients. The next setting up at 50 rpms is more for dough kneading.
Friday, March 11, 2011
What size and shape attachment hub?
The Globe (SP5) - 5 qt Power Mixer features a #10 attachment hub. While Globe does not currently manufacture attachments for this model, Kitchen Aid #10 attachments will work fine.
Tuesday, November 29, 2011
Can I mix recipes in this machine back-to-back without it overheating and shutting down on me or should I let it rest between batches?
Globe's 5 qt Power Mixer (SP5) can mix batches back-to-back without an issue if the mixer's not being overloaded during any of the batches.
Tuesday, December 13, 2011
Can this mixer handle bread dough? How about bagel dough?
This Globe 5 qt Power Mixer (SP5) can handle bread dough, even bagel dough but at a limited capacity because of the density. It can take a maximum of 3 pounds of dough being mixed for 7 minutes before it needs a cool-down.