Main Models, Features and User Reviews
Omega juicers offer machines for all types of juicing:
The manufacturer, Omega, has been around for more than four decades (since 1958). While several juicer companies appeared on the market in the previous years, many of them didn’t manage to stay in business.
But not Omega. With their innovative designs and continuous technical improvement of their models, Omega juicers have become one of the favorite juicing appliances for many people.
The history of the company and its vast experience in manufacturing top quality juice extractors make Omega juicers a reliable choice.
Main Features and Benefits of Omega Juicers
A quick glance at Omega models according to juicing type:
Characteristics of Omega Juicers
Main Models – Centrifugal Juicers
Non-Pulp Ejection Models (pulp remains in receptacle)
Omega 500 Juicer
This is a very affordable centrifugal citrus juicer (sells for around $160 – $170) that operates at 250 rpms. The unit is designed to juice oranges, grapefruits, lemons and limes. It has stainless steel bowl that can add an extra touch of class to both professional and home kitchens. A good alternative to the Jack LaLanne Power Juicer.
Omega 1000 Juicer
This model is quite same as the 500 model with the only difference that it has a stainless steel bowl instead of a plastic one. This model is available in both black and white. (10-year warranty) and comes with an optional citrus attachment. The Model 1000 is available for around $200. Read a user review on the Omega 1000 juicer.
Omega 9000 Juicer – A non-ejection-type centrifugal juice extractor that works at 3000 rpm. Price: cc. $210 – $220. Warranty: 15 years
Centrifugal Models with Pulp Ejection
Omega 4000 Juicer
This is a pulp ejection centrifugal juicer which. The compact Model 02 version is ideal for carrying it with you when you travel.
Price: cc. $200 – $220. Warranty: 15 years.
Omega O2 Compact Model
It’s a centrifugal juicer with pulp ejection, a smaller (weighs 6.5 lb/2.9 kg vs. Model 4000 weighs 11.5 lbs/5.2 kg) but faster version of the 4000. (motor operate sat max. 6200 RPM, Model 4000 at 5200 RPM). A hihgly recommended entry level juicer which costs only $80 – $100. Warranty: 5 years
Mega Mouth Models – Wide Feed Tube That Accommodates Whole Fruits & Vegetables
Omega Big Mouth Juicer, Model BMJ330 – now called Mega Mouth, it is a completely redesigned version of the Omega 4000: wide (3″) feet chute, optimized basket, filter and blade size for increased juice yield make it the best-value centrifugal pulp ejector juicer.
Price: cc. $130 – $200. Warranty: 10 years on motor and other parts (excl. blade: 1 year warranty).
Price: cc. $140 – $200 (10-year warranty). This is a professional citrus juicer that can handle larger quantities of citrus fruits (lemon, lime, oranges, and grapefruit). It runs at 250 rpm.
Omega C10W & Omega C20C
These two models are the newest electric citrus squeezers by Omega: the C10W is smaller in size and weighs less (7.5 lbs/3.4 kg) and runs at 150 RPM, the C20C (taller than the C10W and weighs 22.5 lbs/10.2 kg) operates at 1800 RPM.
Juicing cones in 3 sizes for processing various sizes of citrus fruits come with both models. Both models are easy-to use, fast, efficient citrus juicers with 2 year warranty. Price: Model C10W: cc. $150, Model C20W: $350.
Masticating-Style, Low-Speed Juicers
Omega 8003/8005 Juicer Models – These two units are the masticating single gear juicers offered by Omega with 10 years warranty. The Omega 8003/8005/8006 models are recommended for those who plan to juice more vegetables than fruits. Price of Models 8003/8005: cc. $230 – $260.
Omega 8006 Juicer & Nutrition Center – almost the same as the 8003/8005 model but it has a sturdier auger, and longer warranty (15 years).
Omega Vert Juicer, Model VRt 330 – an upright single-auger juicer that operates at low speed (80 rpm). It has some innovative features like the self-feeding mechanism and the auto cleaning for more convenient use.
Official website of the manufacturer: Omega Juicers
Consumer Reviews of Omega Juicers
Omega juicing machines receive very good reviews at major online retailers’ sites (Amazon, Epinions, Target). Only a couple of complaints can be found: one user said that his/her Omega 1000 juicer stopped working after using it for cc. 30 times.