Danby DESIGNER White DCFM289WDD Chest Freezer Capacity: 10.2 cu. ft.

Energy Star® : Vinyl Coated Basket : Manual Defrost

Energy Star® : Vinyl Coated Basket : Manual Defrost

Not only is this Energy Star® compliant freezer kind to the environment. Danby's the DCFM289WDD is a good size chest freezer, with a capacity of 10.2 cu. ft. (289 lbs equivalent)

The 2 vinyl coated baskets are ideal for frequently used items and an easy clean, rust resistant interior liner, makes defrosting and cleaning quick and simple..
Designed with a High Density CFC reduced foam insulated cabinet and lid, this Energy efficient and environment friendly freezer also has an In-wall Condenser for easy clean maintenance.
A Defrost Drain in the Manual defrost freezer makes for and easy to clean interior and the Front Mount Thermostat gives easy access to the Temperature control.
Rear Casters make for ease of positioning while a Power Warning Light ensure that your freezer is still functioning properly.

    Interior Features

  • Being Energy Star® compliant this freezer not only is environmentally friendly, but also will save you up to 20% off your energy costs.
  • This freezer comes with TWO good size VINYL COATED BASKET, which is a great little storage areas for quick retrieval of food and a help in organization your freezer.
  • There is a conveniently placed EASY TO ACCESS front mount mechanically operated THERMOSTAT, to make temperature adjustments quick and simple.
  • This is a Manual DEFROST system which is fitted with a convenient Front Mount DRAIN, which gives you quick and easy defrost maintenance.
  • Defrosting is further simplified with the Aluminum interior liner which is rust resistant and EASY CLEAN interior liner.
  • This model also has an INTERIOR LIGHT, for easier vidsual access and a POWER ON light, which gives peace of mind that your freezer is working

      Exterior Features

  • The DCFM289WDD is a fresh looking WHITE freezer that comes with a gently Rounded LID DESIGN.
  • Further, the cabinet and lid have foam insulation, making this an increasingly ENERGY EFFICIENT freezer.
  • With its REAR CASTERS and ADJUSTABLE Front Feet this is a freezer that can be easily moved for cleaning and decorating purposes.

      Dimension Specifications

    Depth: 25 2/16 Inches
    Height: 32 14/16 Inches
    Width: 43 3/16 Inches
    Total Volume: 10.2 Cu. Ft. ((289 liters) capacity)
    Total Wright 123.5 lbs


  • Although this is a manual defrost is does have the advantage of a DRAIN, to help remove any excess water.
  • Some customers much prefer the manual defrost system and feel that the easy clean interior is a great advantage, especially during the defrosting process.
  • You will have the advantage of saving up to 20% on your energy costs and be the proud owners of an environmentally friendly freezer, with the Energy Star® label.
  • Exterior manual controls are a great advantage as the internal temperature can be set and reset without having to open the freezer lid, which raises the temperature and uneconomical.


  • Being a manual defrost system is a disadvantage compared with freezer that have a frost free system.

      Consumer Likes and Dislikes

  • Energy Star®
  • easy clean interior
  • storage baskets
  • foam insulation
  • casters
  • adjustable feet
  • defrost drainage
  • clean rounded good looks
  • interior light
  • power on light

  • manual defrost

  • Comments for Danby DESIGNER White DCFM289WDD Chest Freezer Capacity: 10.2 cu. ft.

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    Jun 11, 2011
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    by: cherie

    Two important (to me) features are not mentioned at all. Interior light and power on light.

    What can you tell us about that?

    OTHERWISE: I really appreciate your thorough information. Best I have read.


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