Hamilton Beach MW900BK Owners Manual

Hamilton Beach MW900BK User Manual

Hamilton Beach MW900BK Fatures and Benefits

  • 0.9 cu.ft. Oven Cavity
  • 6 Power Levels
  • Nine Instant One-touch Setting Buttons For Common Foods
  • Electronic Digital Display With Clock (LED)
  • Turnable
  • Time Cook
  • Time And Weight Defrost
  • Remind Signal
  • Kitchen Timer

Hamilton Beach MW900BK Specifications

Model.................................... HB-P90D23AL-B8B-FR03(MW900B)
Power Source........................ 120V ~ 60Flz
Power Consumption .............. 1350W
Maximum Output .................. 900W
Operation Frequency ............. 2450 MFIZ
Oven Capacity ...................... 0.9 cu.ft.
Oven Cavity Dimensions ....... 13 3/8 x 12 5/8 x 8 11/16 inches
External Dimensions............. 19 x 15 5/16 x 13 7/16 inches
Net Weight. ......................... 31.1 lbs

How To Test For A Microwave-safe Dish

To determine if a dish is microwave-safe, place the dish in the microwave along with a glass measuring cup filled with one cup of water. Microwave for one minute on high and then carefully feel the dish.If it is warm, it is not microwave-safe.

Arcing - The microwave term for sparks in the oven. Caused by:

  • Metal or foil touching the side of the microwave
  • Upturned edges of foil not wrapped around the food
  • Metals in the microwave such as twist ties, meat pins or metal rimmed dishes
  • Recycled paper towels in the microwave that contain small flecks of metal

Important Grounding Instructions

This appliance must be grounded. In the event of an electrical short circuit, grounding reduces the risk of electric shock by providing an escape wire for the electric current.

WARNING Improper use of the grounding plug can result in a risk of electric shock.

Electrical Requirements

The electrical requirements are a 120 volt 60 Hz, AC only, 20 amp. It is recommended that a separate circuit serving only the oven be provided. The oven is equipped with a 3-prong grounding plug. It must be plugged into a wall receptacle that is properly installed and grounded.

Power Supply Cord

  1. A short power supply cord is provided to reduce therisks resulting from becoming entangled in ortrippingovera longer cord.
  2. Longer cord sets or extension cords are available and may be used if care is exercised in their use.
  3. lf long cord or extension cord is used :
    • The marked electrical rating of the cord set or extension cord should be at least as great as the electrical rating of the appliance.
    • The extension cord must be a grounding-type 3-wire cord, and the longer cord should be arranged so that it will not drape over the counter top or table top where it can be pulled on by children ortripped over unintentionally.

If you have any questions about the grounding or electrical instructions, consult a qualified electrician or service person. Neither manufacturer northe dealer can accept any liability for damage to the oven or personal injury resulting from failure to observe the electrical connection procedures.

Radio or TV Interference

Should there be any interference caused by the microwave oven to your radio or TV, check that the microwave oven is on a different circuit, relocate the radio or TV as far away from the oven as feasible or check position and signal of receiving antenna.

Hamilton Beach MW900BK Materials For Use In Microwave

To avoid arcing and other hazards, follow these instructions for the use of safe materials in the microwave.

Browning dish

Follow manufacturer's instructions.The bottom of browning

dish must be at least 3/16 inch (0.5 cm) above the turntable.

Incorrect usage may cause the turntable to break.


Microwave-safe only. Follow manufacturer's instructions. Do not use cracked or chipped dishes.


Heat-resistant oven glassware only. Make sure there is no

metallic trim. Do not use cracked or chipped dishes.

Oven cooking bags

Follow manufacturer's instructions. Do not close with metal tie.

Make slits to allow steam to escape.

Paper plates/cups

Use for short-term cooking/warming only. Do not leave oven

unattended while cooking.

Paper towels

Use to cover food for reheating and absorbing fat. Use with

supervision for short-term cooking only.

Parchment paper

Use as a cover to prevent splattering or a wrap for steaming.


Microwave-safe only. Follow the manufacturer's instructions.

Boiling bags and tightly closed plastic bags should be slit.

pierced or vented as directed by package. Due to various manufacturers you may receive varying performance results when using a bacon tray.

Plastic wrap

Microwave-safe only. Use to cover food during cooking to

retain moisture. Do not allow plastic wrap to touch food.


Microwave-safe only.

Wax paper

Use as a cover to prevent splattering and retain moisture.

Hamilton Beach MW900BK Materials To Avoid In Microwave

  • Metal pans and bakeware
  • Recycled paper products
  • Non-heat-resistant glass
  • Dishes with metallic trim
  • Brown paper bags
  • Food storage bags
  • Non-microwave-safe-plastics »Metal twist ties (e.g. margarine tubs)

Setting Up Your Microwave Hamilton Beach MW900BK

Setting Up Your Microwave Installation:

Hamilton Beach MW900BK Installation

  1. Make sure that all the packing materials are removed from the inside of the door.
  2. Check the oven for any damage, such as misaligned or bent door, damaged door seals and sealing surface, broken or loose door hinges and latches, and dents inside the cavity or on the door. If there is any damage, do not operate the oven but contact qualified service personnel.
  3. This microwave oven must be placed on a flat, stable surface to hold its weight and the heaviest food likely to be cooked in the oven.
  4. Do not place the oven where heat, moisture, or high humidity are generated, or near combustible materials.
  5. For correct operation, the oven must have sufficient airflow. Allow 20cm of space above the oven, 10cm at back and 5cm at both sides. Do not cover or block any openings on the appliance. Do not remove feet on which oven stands.
  6. Do not operate the oven without glass tray, roller suport, and shaft in their proper positions.
  7. Make sure that the power supply cord is undamaged and does not run under the oven or over any hot or sharp surface.
  8. The socket must be readily accessible so that it can be easily unplugged in an emergency.

How to Set the Clock on a Hamilton Beach Microwave

Hamilton Beach MW900BK Operation
Setting The Clock

  1. Touch CLOCK pad.
  2. Use the number pads to enter the correct time.
  3. Touch CLOCK pad again.

This is a 12-hour or 24-hour cycle clock. When the oven is first plugged in or when power resumes after a power interruption, the display will show ENTER CLOCK TIME. If you prefer to not have the clock displayed, touch STOP/RESET.

Setting The Oven Timer

  1. Touch TIMER.
  2. Enter the amount of time by touching the number pads.

The maximum time you can enter is 99 minutes and 99 seconds. Time countdown can be seen in display for 3 seconds before clock or cooking time is returned to display. Touch TIMER and then touch STOP/RESET to cancel TIMER during timing process.

Microwave Cooking
For microwave cooking, the longest cooking time is 99 minutes and 99 seconds. Select power level by pressing POWER button:

Press POWER button






3 times


4 times


5 times


5 times


For example suppose you want to cook for 1 minute at 60% of microwave power.

  1. Press POWER to enter power level.
  2. Use number pads to enter cooking time.

NOTE: During cooking process, you can check current cooking power by pressing POWER, and extend cooking time by pressing START/MINUTE PLUS. Each press adds 1 minute.

Speed Defrost
The longest defrosting time is 99 min and 99 sec.

  • Touch SPEED DEFROST Pad.
  • Enter desired defrosting time by touching correct number pads.

• Turn over food when oven pauses and signals. Touch START/MINUTE PLUS to resume defrosting.

Cook By Weight

  1. Touch COOK BY WEIGHT to select the one digit code.
  2. Use the number pad to enter food weight (lb digit:from lib to 5 lb).
  3. Touch COOK BY WEIGHT again.
  4. Use the number pad to enter food weight (oz digit:from 1 oz to 16 oz).

Cook By Weight Code Description






5 lb. 4 oz.



5 lb. 4 02.



5 lb. 4 oz.

Meat must be defrosted and at refrigerated temperature Weight must be in pounds and ounces.

  • Ounce weights less than 10 must be preceded by a 0. If label gives weight in pounds only, change the fraction of a pound to ounces by using the following chart

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