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Electric Can Openers

Electric can openers make a difficult job easy, but some models are unreliable. Could we find one that works flawlessly every time?

What We Learned

Whether you open a ton of cans, find it uncomfortable or difficult to operate a manual can opener, or simply prefer automatic appliances, an electric can opener is an appealing option. There are two styles: small countertop appliances and even smaller battery-powered models that sit on top of cans. To find the best openers, we assembled a lineup of eight models (five countertop and ...

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