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Old 06-19-2013, 06:00 AM   #15
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We also have the Emerson. It is identical to the Magic Chef model shown in the OPs Walmart link. I think it is a generic model that several companies attach their name to. Anyway, we have had no problems with ours in the two years we have owned it. We purchased at Target also. Ours was sale priced at $119.00.

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Old 06-19-2013, 03:33 PM   #16
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We have a Wind Chaser brand portable ice maker - bought it from Camping World on sale in June 2007. It works very well. Before that we had a U-Line stainless steel one and that worked well for maybe 20 years on our boat and then later in our RV. When this one fails we'll replace it. In a couple of hours it puts out plenty of ice for our evening beverages.

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Old 06-19-2013, 03:42 PM   #17
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Originally Posted by wplate View Post
Which you recommend? I see two...

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Ours cost $99 at our local WalMart. DH ordered it online "site to store" and picked it up at our local store.
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Old 06-19-2013, 04:47 PM   #18
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I bought this one- Compact Appliance has been great to deal with for me.

This unit really pumps the cubes out. As others have said it is NOT A FREEZER, only an ice maker- It tickles me how fast it will fill the hopper basket. I've had it for a year now.
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Old 06-19-2013, 05:44 PM   #19
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Originally Posted by AttilaKara72 View Post
The one I have is an Emerson.
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We purchased an Emerson from Target. How so you folks transport your ice maker?

The packaging suggests to keep it to use it for transport, however I can't imagine the box and styrofoam holding up for very long.

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Old 07-02-2013, 06:07 AM   #21
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Just set it on the floor under way.
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Old 07-02-2013, 08:06 AM   #22
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Since we are full timers I added an outlet in the closet and it sits in there. One of the doors is open when we are making ice in the afternoon for happy hour.
When we travel we don't have to do anything with it.

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