If you are looking for a cheap coffee machine, I do not think you will find anything that is cheaper than this, a DCM2500 12-Cup Coffee Maker for only $18.99. It has all the parts that one needs to make coffee. As the name suggests it can make up to 12 cups of coffee at once. The great thing about it is it can programmed to make coffee at a certain hour. So it can actually be coined as your wake-up coffee maker. You can throw away your alarm clock! You will be awakened by the smell of freshly brewed coffee.