Yes, you can wash it in the dishwasher. If for any reason a dishwasher does cause a problem to the stick, even that is covered under our extremely flexible warranty.
See a video of how easy it is to clean by clicking:HOW TO CLEAN BLENDER STICK AFTER USE
The warranty covers the entire stick, and any problems that may arise. A Tamperla™ is durable and we hope you only need one in a lifetime. However, if your spouse blends without the top on, or if the dog chews it up, the warranty does cover those crazy occurences because they don’t happen often, but they do happen.
Many warranties only cover manufacturing defects and make you pay to ship it back. However, instead of wasting time and shipping money to for us to verify it, we may only require a photo to be emailed to customer service.
Though the stick is constructed of two separate pieces, it is connected by sonic welding. So no glue is involved.
No, the stick is made of 100% virgin material, however it can be recycled!
This is because many containers made by Vitamix are interchangeable, and therefore calculating a method based off of a model # may completely mislead you. For example, a model 7500 might have the low profile 64 ounces container used on it, 64 oz classic standard, a 48oz, or even a 32oz.
The TAMPERLA™ LOW PRO size fits multiple containers made by Vitamix including;
This is possible because it was engineered, designed, and tested to be the most universal stick on the market, and it is.
To see a quick video of the low pro size fitting in multiple containers, click below:VIDEO of LOW PRO TAMPERLA in multiple containers.
It depends which 4 containers you are referring to exactly, but most likely you are referring to the 4 containers that Vitamix has had out the longest, which include;
To see a quick video of the Classic stick size fitting in multiple containers, click below:VIDEO of CLASSIC TAMPERLA in multiple containers.
Because of the construction of the two pieces, it was necessary to have this and was done on purpose.