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Makita VC2512L

80

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Makita VC2512L

£132.68
Makita VC2512L
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A fully featured and cheap 2,600W drum vacuum, with average running costs
2,600W Drum Wet & Dry 8kg Oct 2015
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Makita VC2512L vacuum cleaner - vacuum cleaners (Drum, Home, Carpet, Hard floor, Black, Blue, Metallic, Dry&Wet)
£132.68
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£149.96
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Makita VC2512L/2 240v Vacuum Cleaner Wet and Dry Dust Extractor 23L (Brand new, unopened) - on
£152.44
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Howe Tools Ltd.
MAKITA VC2512L 240v L class dust extractor (Brand new, unopened) - on
£156.00
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Makita VC2512L L Class Dust Extractor 25 Litre Capacity 240v (Brand new, unopened) - on
£159.00
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Power Tools UK
£162.79
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Dibranto
£186.99
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Terrier Tools
Makita VC2512L 25L L-Class Dust Extractor 240 Volt (Brand new, unopened) - on
£190.80
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Makita VC2512L 240v Vacuum Cleaner Wet and Dry Dust Extractor 23L (Brand new, unopened) - on
£190.99
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Makita VC2512L Review

Representing excellent value for money and with features, we have ranked the Makita VC2512L number 112 in cylinder vacuum cleaners, number 130 in best selling vacuum cleaners and number 145 across all vacuum cleaners.
88
Value for Money
Very Good
85
Features
Fully-Featured
79
Age
2 Years Old
55
Running Costs
£640 Over 10 Years
80
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 80?

It has superb user reviews with an average user rating of 100%. Numatic vacuum cleaners also have excellent reviews in general.
This vacuum cleaner is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better vacuum cleaners are available. View the latest vacuum cleaners 2018.
It has running costs of £640 over 10 years, which puts it in the most expensive 1% of all 1,383 vacuum cleaners that we have compared it to. View all energy saving vacuums.
Customers report excellent design, that it is reasonably priced and it is robust.
This Makita vacuum cleaner has some great features:
Quieter than average noise level
Fairly high maximum input power
Has a hard floor brush
Motor head design with flat top and tool deposit
Innovative hose storage solution with flexible rubber strap
Washable PET cartridge filter protects turbine by holding back fine dust and debris
Fleece filter bag allows you to pick up most debris without damaging the filter bag
Push and clean system: takes just seconds to clean the filter
Integrated carry handle makes lifting and tilting of container easy and convenient
Protection level ip24
Plastic container

Makita VC2512L In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Users Report Excellent Design

One customer who reviewed the product concluded that it was neat. A few weeks ago Commander @ the Hackery gave the product a score of 5 stars and wrote in their review of this vacuum cleaner “Given my machine never actually moves I shortened mine to keep it tidy”.

One Makita VC2512L reviewer concluded that the product was good looking. Commander @ the Hackery wrote on Amazon “The cable is also pretty long too which will be handy for most people” in their review of this vacuum cleaner.

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Users Report That it is Reasonably Priced

One customer considered that the Makita VC2512L was good value for money.

Users Report That it is Robust

One customer said in their reviews that it was easy to damage or scratch. This month Commander @ the Hackery said in their review on Amazon “At the price this machine really is superb value for money and it broke outside of it's warranty period I would happily buy another”.

Users Report That it is Easy to Use

One person who purchased it thought it was easy to use.

Value For Money

Great Value for Money

Whilst the product is in the most expensive 56% of vacuums, it has good features but is over 6 months old and at £132.68 it appears to be great value for money overall.

Running Costs

High Running Costs

The VC2512L has an average 10 year running cost of £640 based on average energy prices, which makes it one of the more expensive to run vacuum cleaners.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

Makita released the VC2512L in October 2015.

Features

Heavier Than Average

Across all the vacuums the weights range from 300g to 75kg, and the average weight is 6.1kg. The weight of the VC2512L of 8kg is heavier than average when compared to most other vacuums. It is heavier than 84% of all vacuum cleaners when ranked by this feature.

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The quietest noise level of vacuum cleaners is 28dB, the loudest is 91dB, and the average noise level is 76dB. The noise level of the Makita VC2512L of only 72dB is in the quietest 24% of all vacuums when sorted by this feature.

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Fairly High Maximum Input Power

Across all the vacuums the maximum input powers range from 3.6W to 8,600W, and the average maximum input power is 1,100W. When compared to other vacuum cleaners that we have assessed, the maximum input power of the Makita VC2512L of 2,600 Watts is one of the highest.

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Not Cordless

Like most other vacuum cleaners, the VC2512L is not cordless. 94% of vacuum cleaners are not cordless.

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Has a Hard Floor Brush

The Makita VC2512L has a hard floor brush. 75% of vacuum cleaners do not have a hard floor brush.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

makita power tools vc2512l2, makita vc2512l2

Barcodes:

00088381684774, 00088381691161

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