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Old 05-02-2016, 06:11 PM   #1
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anyone off hand know the model # of the microwave in the 17B ?( Maybe the same micro for all models?) Or the size of the plate? i just broke mine - i seem to do everything I'm warned not to do!!
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Old 05-02-2016, 08:29 PM   #2
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Seems like every Goodwill I go into has a ton of microwave plates. Maybe take both halves and check there for a cheap replacement?
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Second Donna. See them there all the time.
One would think you'd see micros without the plates at Goodwill and not the other way around. Go figure.
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Now that's a good idea! I always wondered where I'd get another plate for a microwave oven if I broke it (or, ahem, left it at home). Thanks, Donna!
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Old 05-03-2016, 01:11 AM   #5
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Yea I can't bring it it's in many pieces but goodwill sounds promising
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Doesn't help you any but when I had to replace mine from the manufacturer, pre Escape, the replacement plate cost as much as a new microwave.
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Old 05-03-2016, 07:35 AM   #7
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Yea I can't bring it it's in many pieces but goodwill sounds promising
You'll need something with you to compare, even a small chunk. The divot on the bottom where the rollers run is different by manufacturer or plate size.
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i just use a pyrex glass pie plate.it goes round & round..works for me
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When I accidentally left my microwave plate at home during my last trip, I put a couple of paper plates directly on the rollers. It worked okay, but I kept an eye on it when the microwave was on.
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In the old days they didn't go round n round so you could probably just remove the rollers and adjust the position once in a bit. Go retro!
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