ORCA Cooler 58 Quart is made in the United States. As its name suggests, it has a capacity of 58 Quart and is made of Rotomolded Polyethylene material. The best part – it comes with a lifetime warranty. With all the premium features included in the cooler, ORCA cooler boasts of a 7-day ice retention.
ORCA has successfully managed to get the best score in the insulation test. This is because during the trial, it maintained its temperature below 40 degrees (F), which is an FDA recommended temperature threshold. It can last for as long as six days, which is more than any competitor product. The 7-day ice retention feature itself tells a lot about the insulation excellence of ORCA. This means you can keep your beverages frosty and refreshing. Thus, it clearly rules on the insulation parameter partly because of its one-of-a-kind body and size that doesn’t let heat to get inside the box easily.
The premium materials used in its making clearly defines how reliable and durable ORCA is. Its unique design that features hinges that are pin styled is a clear indication of how the cooler can stand any harm coming its way. ORCA’s online reviews are all about going gaga over the cooler and its toughness. Moreover, its solid lid and thick latches make it even more robust and strong. During the trial and test session, there was no leak to be found even after forceful knocks and whacks. All high-end models share the same durability score and so ORCA is among the best and most durable coolers available in the market.
The size and design of ORCA makes it very mobile and portable. It is easy to handle and carry. It has very comfortable and movable handles that are made up of nylon attachments with semi rigid rubber for outstanding handling. The handles can also be flexed and moved so that the weight of the cooler would remain even to avoid any accident taking place. The shape of the ORCA 58 is ideal to be kept on a station wagon or a pickup carrier and it doesn’t take a lot of space. Also, one individual can easily carry the cooler owing to its cube shaped features.
Ease of Use
All the features of ORCA work substantially well and you can easily understand the purpose of each of its features. The drain is also easy to use and works exceptionally. The latches added to the cooler make it even easier to carry around and use. It is even aesthetically so good to look at that its looks like cute little whale tails and people literally tend to adore their cooler. Once you start becoming used to it and how it functions, you will be surprised at how comfortably you will be able to operate it later. All of this got it a score of 8 on our test.
Features of ORCA like its flexi handles that are extended as well as recessed; its externally added mesh pocket; the unique styled hinges (pin shaped) and its operability have lent the cooler an overall score of 7 on our chart. This is one of the best score given to any high end cooler, which means its features are better and perform well as compared to others in the same range of quality and price.
The most sought after features like an amazing insulation capacity and holding the ice for the longest possible time and both found in ORCA. Though, there may be shortcoming in the drainage functionality, which can be improved upon but it has been given the Editor’s Choice position for its impressive features and dominance over other available competing products.
- Outstanding insulation capacity
- Easy to handle
- Very durable
- Relatively expensive