4.1
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Helman Group
Model:
KPM-508
Helman Group Popcorn Maker

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Helman Group Popcorn Maker
 
4.1

(based on 8 reviews)

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of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

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(4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Lots of fun with kids

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from USA

Comments about Helman Group Popcorn Maker:

We just recently got rid of ours only because we couldn't justify the amount of storage space it occupied. However, we had it for years and plan to get another when we upgrade to a larger home. We had a lot of fun with this and I am really picky with popcorn and enjoyed the flavor and texture! The key is to expand on your oil choices. We used a blend of coconut oil and plugra butter (European full cream). It was a nice treat without all the processed junk.

Performance
We never had any problems with the performance. I was actually surprised when we got it considering the price. I didn't think it would work as well as it did!

Settings/Features
There are not a lot of features but, then again I don't see how adding more then what they have would be productive. Sometimes simple is better.

Ease of Cleaning
I didn't find this easy to clean at all. Of course cleaning oil is never easy but, they could make taking the parts in and out a little easier.

Ease of Use
It takes a couple times to figure out the perfect mix of oil and popcorn for your families needs but, we found it pretty simple. Plus, it was fun in the process and just meant more popcorn eating.

Durability
This was able to withstand years in our home with three kids so, it's pretty durable. Our kids had a hand in using it each time too because, they loved this machine. I think it's absolutely kid friendly, which means durable.

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(3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

 
4.0

Party Fun

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from Bellmore, NY

Comments about Helman Group Popcorn Maker:

I have one of these and have purchased several as gifts cause when my friends come over and see the fun it creates they all want one. I purchased some red and white stripped paper boxes and they fill them up and then we watch a movie and it is like going out to the movies but relaxing at home with friends and a much cheaper way then going to the real movies

Performance
They pop great and taste delicious

Settings/Features
It is cute, easy to put on a counter or I leave it on our bar

Ease of Cleaning
not too difficult

Ease of Use
most people have no problem using it

Durability
have it over two years and no problems yet

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(3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Yummy and fresh,

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from Carrollton, OH

Comments about Helman Group Popcorn Maker:

We love this popcorn maker. I was addicted the first time we popped some popcorn. The kids love watching it go. I now prefer the taste of fresh popcorn to anything microwaved. Hands down a winner in my family's book.

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(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

 
4.0

Easy and fun

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from Severn, MD

Comments about Helman Group Popcorn Maker:

This is a great pop corn maker. It is very fun to make.and Also very easy to make with the kids. I personaly am not to wild about air poped pop corn but this maker makes it pritty good. So i think i would recamend this producet to anyone that wants a air poping pop corn maker. another con is the price.

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(1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

 
4.0

helman group popcorn maker

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from Beverly Hills, CA

Comments about Helman Group Popcorn Maker:

helman group popcorn maker is a must have for movie fanatics and popcorn lovers. its fun to make and fun to eat. it makes me feel like i'm actually at the theatre because it actually looks like a real popcorn maker. this is also great for families and parties. i've used this numerous times for my kids sleepovers, parties and just simple family movie nights. the kids love to watch the popcorn kernals pop and love to scoop it up. its so much more fun than microwave popcorn. this is old fasioned and reminds me of past times. it is a bit expensive but if you use it a lot and enjoy it with your family and friends it is definitly worth it. i would recommend this to other of course. it gets ho so be careful!

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(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

 
4.0

Rememberance Of The Good Old Days

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from Wapakoneta, OH

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**Remember the good old days when you bought popcorn before going into the cinixmas, buying a bag of popcorn fresh from the wagon.  Hmmmm...Well, you can still do with **Helman Group - Popcorn Maker KPM-508  This little guy really pop the lid off of all the rest.****

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5.0

tastey

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from Augusta, KS

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Helman group-popcorn maker: I love this popcorn, tastes like theater popcorn. Its great for parties, halloween treats,office moral and clients. The looks of this machine just puts a smile on your face.If you have a  business of somesort you may want to consider this . I have a salon, but also work in a office, interior design, store. As for halloween the kids will come running just set the machine on your porch, you will be the envy of the neighborhood.

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(5 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

 
2.0

Big on Cute, Not Big on Value, Speed or Taste.

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from Jacksonville, AL

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Call me spoiled, but I actually like to be able to njoy my popcorn.  My girls recieved this little gadget as a gift and it seemed like a great weight loss idea right?  Right.  All of it is hurry up and wait.  First, before you can put the first kernel of popcorn in, the machine has to warm up.  Then you fill a very shallow cup with popcorn and pour it in and watch it pop.  Cool!!!  IF you have the right size bowl set between the wheels of the machine you will be able to actually catch and eat your treasure!  Now just pop another set right?  NOPE.   You have to let the machine cool down for at least 10 minutes between each popping or the shield might melt.  Hope you weren't planning on watching that movie anytime soon!  Oh, I almost forgot.  Don't forget to season youf popcorn the moment it comes out of the popper or the seasonings won't stick.  Can you say Bland three times fast? It does come with an idea book for seasoning but we were never able to get any of them to actually work.

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