"The Omega VSJ843RS puts quality first with a number of features that help you to create nutrient-rich, smooth juice."
The Omega VSJ843RS is a top-quality juicer with innovative features that really help it to stand out from the crowd. For example, it has a dual edge auger which not only helps it to have an impressive juice yield but also allows it to have an auto-cleaning function. As well as being one of the most user-friendly juicers, the Omega VSJ843RS is one of the slowest masticating juicers, meaning that it is great at protecting nutrients in order to produce top-quality juice for you. At the cost of between $450 and $700 it’s not one of the cheapest juicers on the market however, you really feel the benefits of spending a little extra with this top-quality juicer.
The Omega VSJ843RS is one of the most compact juicers on the market which really puts it ahead in the race for the best juicer. Measuring up at just 7 inches wide and 8.5 inches deep, this really is a small juicer which makes it easy to find space for it in your kitchen. It also has a height of 15.5 inches and therefore fits easily under most kitchen cabinets. It’s not the most lightweight juicer though and has no handles, so try to make sure you can find a permanent place for it in your kitchen to avoid having to move it around too much.
The Omega VSJ843RS has been constructed from plastic which is rare for a higher-end juicer however, it is all BPA-free plastic, so it will be toxin free which is good to know at least. The plastic used is also strong and durable, so you don’t have to worry that this juicer isn’t long-lasting. The Omega VSJ843RS comes in either a red or silver finish so you can match it up to your kitchen’s interior design easily. Unfortunately, there is no juice pitcher included in the price, but there is a juice container with a spout high enough from the base to be able to use a variety of your own glassware and containers beneath it.
The Omega VSJ843RS is a vertical, masticating juicer. The vertical position of this top-quality juicer allows gravity to play a part in the juicing process. Masticating juicers have a rotating auger which crushes ingredients against a mesh wall in order to extract juice from them. This juicer also squeezes the ingredients first for ultimate juicing. The Omega VSJ843RS is rare in that it keeps the speed of the auger as slow as possible in order to keep heat transfer down. This auger has 43 RPM which helps it to protect nutrients and enzymes as well as slowing down the oxidation process to give the resultant juice an impressive 72-hour shelf life. This makes Omega VSJ843RS great for families and entertaining as you can save batches of juice for up to two days before it starts to degrade.
The Omega VSJ843RS also only uses 150 watts of power which helps you to keep your energy bills down as well as minimizing the environmental impact of using this labor-saving device. Despite these slow processes, the Omega VSJ843RS has impressive juicing power thanks to its dual edge auger which is a rare juicer feature. The auger also has a tighter fit tolerance which increases the juice yield of this great-value juicer and breaks down fibers more thoroughly than competitors. This helps the Omega VSJ843RS to create smoother, nutrient-dense juice.
The auger is also constructed from ultra-strong GE Ultem plastic which means that this top-quality juicer can even be used to crush nuts to produce nut milk. This is an impressive strength that not all juicers have. The Omega VSJ843RS also has a stainless-steel juicing screen. Stainless-steel is known for its durability and strength and creates a really efficient juicing screen which helps this top-quality juicer to have one of the highest juice yields on the market.
Ease of Use
The Omega VSJ843RS even has some brilliant user-friendly features. Its slow motor means that it is one of the quietest juicers on the market, which is great as it won’t be an intrusive presence in your home. The slow speed of the motor does however also mean that the juicing speed isn’t the fastest. Assembling this great-value juicer is easy, and it comes with a 30oz juice container which holds enough juice for two people. The Omega VSJ843RS also has a 30oz pulp container meaning that you don’t have to keep emptying it all the time.
In terms of cleaning, the Omega VSJ843RS has a rare auto-clean feature which means that all it requires is a simple rinse between recipes. This is a great feature which makes it one of the easiest-to-use juicers on the market. All parts are also dishwasher safe which is a really handy feature. The main feature which has caused disappointment for users is the fact that this juicer doesn’t have an extra-large chute. As a result of this, you do have to prepare your ingredients first by cutting them up before adding them to the juicer which is a bit of a pain, but it’s worth it for the quality of juice that this great-value juicer produces.
The Omega VSJ843RS puts quality first with a number of features that help you to create nutrient-rich, smooth juice. However, they haven’t made many sacrifices in order to achieve this. The Omega VSJ843RS is still one of the most compact juicers on the market; fitting easily into most kitchen spaces and has some brilliant, user-friendly features. For example, it has an auto-clean function that you don’t find in many of its competitors. All in all, this is a great-value juicer which gives great value for money.