While thats a small fraction of the number of Samsung top-load washers sold in the US, the seriousness of the issue has gained significant media attention. Reviewed.com read through the CPSC reports and found that consumers describe the failures as both loud and destructive. One 53-year-old female reported that, a few minutes after she put a small load in the machine, the whole house shook. There were pieces of the washing machine all over the floor, the user reported. The machine jumped forward about 2 feet and turned 90 degrees. foot pain dehydrationIt slammed into the dryer, leaving a huge dent in the side of it. The force was so powerful, it ripped the electrical outlet from it’s screws and bent it to the side. Another user also reported washing a small loada single set of sheets. Washing machines can spin as fast as 1,300 RPM While the issue gained more attention due to the recent legal action, reports of the problem first surfaced as early as 2014, when a Missouri television station got a refund for a couple whose Samsung machine shattered. Washing machines can spin as fast as 1,300 RPMthe same as a car engine at idle. That means any failure can be catastrophic. Unbalanced loads can put significant stress on the machines parts. Credit: Samsung A Samsung top-loading washing machine Indeed, Samsung is not the only manufacturer whose washers have been taken to task for this issue. LG and Kenmore recalled washing machines back in 2012 due to a similar risk of uncontained failure, and consumers in the UK have reported the doors of certain front-load washers have shattered during spin cycles.
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Rogers’ Foot Placed in Boot, Return Uncertain Tuesday, Sept. 27 Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reported Rogers, 23, had his left foot in a boot Tuesday. Jacob Klinger of PennLive noted head coach Mike Tomlin called the wideout “very questionable” for Sunday’s clash with the Kansas City Chiefs . A former undrafted free agent out of Louisville, Rogers won the Steelers’ slot receiver job in training camp and is off to a solid start. He has nine catches for 100 yards and a touchdown. Rogers said, per Jeremy Fowler of ESPN.com: I feel like I’m a great illusionist if you will. I’m deceptive in my route running and I love that.It’s all about angles and what the defense is looking at. If I get past a guy and I stick him and go to the post and I tuck my chin like I’m going to the post, he’s going to take off because that’s what he’s seeing, he’s seeing emotions, and he really believes I’m going that way. I just like that because it’s fun to me. visit their websiteIt’s unclear where Pittsburgh will look with Rogers out. Darrius Heyward-Bey could get a look at an inside receiver role, but he’s mostly been used as a downfield threat.
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