Washing Machine Spin Speed vs Energy Consumption (Part 2)

As promised, I now have enough data to form a conclusion (at least for my LG front loader!).  Please refer to my earlier post for the intro. The data collected for this chart is using cold water wash.  I didn't go to the extent of measuring the wash load weight (they are always full load) … Continue reading Washing Machine Spin Speed vs Energy Consumption (Part 2)

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Washing machine spin speed vs energy consumption

This hot and dry weather has got me thinking...would setting a lower spin speed on the washing machine reduce energy consumption?  You see, recently, I didn't have to use high spin speeds and my clothes still dry in no time.  Of course, that's for drying outside on the line.  I thought I won't torture the … Continue reading Washing machine spin speed vs energy consumption