Philips GC8261 Reviews
Product Type: Philips irons & sewing machines
Description:Model ID GC826102 / 800 Watts, Corded Iron, With Adjustable Steam, with Vertical Steaming
Newest Review: ... often as i did my old steam iron. To fill up simply pull the catch and remove the whole tank then slide back in place. The ... more
Customer Philips GC8261 Reviews (2)
by - written on 04/08/09 (Very useful, 93 readings)
The Philips GC 8261 has made what is possibly my least favourite task a lot more bearable. When I mentioned to my husband I wanted a steam generator his jaw dropped when he saw that an iron could cost around £200 however I soon got my own way and it has turned out to be £200 well spent. The Techie bits and features ------------------------------------- The GC8261 is a 2000w iron with 5 bar pressure steam and produces 120mg steam per second which can be boosted up to 150mg/second . These figures seem a lot higher than other generators in the same price bracket. The water tank can hold 1.4 litres of water and philips ... Read the complete review
by - written on 13/05/09
I HATE IRONING! However this little baby makes short and easy work of a dreary chore. Not cheap at around £190 but I am sooo very happy with this wonderful machine. The variable pressurised steam makes big items such as duvet covers and sheets a dawdle and I only iron these one sided now using on highest steam setting. A dream. The large water reservoir makes sense and saves leg work filling up the thing on long jobs. A wonderful invention and since I am now a stay at home Mum I may as well wax lyrical about MY little helpers! Wish I had bought one sooner is all I can say.
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