The wash basket or drum is the part of the washer that holds the clothes and rotates to wash them. They can be plastic, porcelain or stainless steel.
What is the best material for a washing machine tub?
Stainless steel tubs are the best as they are the most durable and can withstand high spin speeds. Most machines have preset wash programmes, such as ‘gentle wash’ for delicate clothes, and water level options.
What are the sizes of washing machine tubs?
Small tub (about 3.2 cubic feet): can wash up to 14 pounds of laundry, or roughly nine thick, full-sized bath towels. Medium tub (about 4.5 cubic feet): can wash up to 16 pounds of laundry, or 11 towels. Large tub (5 cubic feet and more): can wash up to 18 to 25 pounds of laundry, or roughly 17 towels.
Can a washing machine drum be replaced?
If you need to replace the drum in your washing machine, eSpares could soon help you out. We have this replacement drum, from our range of washing machine spares that could soon be added to your washing machine to get it back to its best again.