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# How do I find the capacity of my Maytag washer?

## How do I find the capacity of my Maytag washer?

How to Calculate the Cubic Feet of a Washer

1. Measure the depth inside the washer with a measuring tape.
2. Measure the diameter of the tub.
3. Divide the diameter by two, and square it.
4. Multiply the number calculated in Step 3 by the depth of the tub.
5. Multiply the number calculated in Step 4 by pi to determine the capacity.

## How do you determine washer capacity?

How Large Is Your Family? Family size is one of the major factors in calculating washer size. As a general rule, the larger the family, the larger the washing machine. If your family is just you, your spouse and an offspring, you won’t need more than a compact or medium-sized washer in the 3-cubic-feet range.

How many cubic feet is my washer?

volume = height times (diameter / 2) ^ 2 * pi. For example, my washer is 12 inches deep (a front loader) and 22 inches in diameter. 1 foot times (22/12 / 2)^2 * pi = 2.6 cubic feet.

How big is a super capacity Maytag washer?

6.0 cu. ft.
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### How many cubic feet is a large capacity washer?

Washer Capacity by Type of Washer Both standard and high-efficiency top load washers range between 3.1 and 4.0 cubic feet. Front load high-efficiency washers can range from 4.0 cubic feet to an extra large capacity of 5.0 cubic feet. Most front loaders are between 4.2 and 4.5 cubic feet.

### What size is a large capacity washer?

A regular-capacity washer between 3.1 and 4.0 cubic feet will let you load in 12 to 16 pounds of laundry, while a larger-capacity model between 4.2 and 4.5 cubic feet can hold up to 20 pounds or more.

How big of a washer do I need to wash a king-size comforter?

The general rule of thumb is that a front-loading washer with a tub that holds at least 3.7 cubic feet or greater can safely handle washing a king-size comforter. Do not put anything else in the washer when you wash the comforter, or it stands a chance of not coming clean.

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## What is the largest capacity washer that Maytag makes?

Move mountains of laundry with the largest capacity top load washing machine with agitator available at 6.0 cu. ft. Get the Most Powerful Cleaning in its class driven by the Maytag PowerWash® system.

How big of a washer do I need to wash a king size comforter?