Philips GC8638/20 Perfectcare Aqua Steam Generator Iron.

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Philips GC8638/20 Perfectcare Aqua Steam Generator Iron.

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The OptimalTEMP smart chip control on the Philips Perfect Care Steam Generator keeps the temperature constant and safe on all ironable fabrics. The anti-scale system inside protects the iron from the build up of scale and extends the life of your steam generator. The 2.5L water capacity is ideal for the largest ironing loads.

Steam generator:

  • 2400 watts.
  • Steam output: 120g/min.
  • Shot of steam: 280g/min.
  • Vertical steam function allows you to use the iron like a steamer and remove creases from hanging garments or curtains with ease.
  • Anti-scale for hassle free maintenance.
  • Heating up time 2 mins.
  • Continuous fill.
  • 5.3 bar pressure. A higher bar pressure generates more steam, which removes creases quicker and with less effort.
  • Steamglide ceramic soleplate.
  • Temperature ready indicator.
  • Dry tank alert.
  • Variable steam function allows you to adjust the humidity, direction and power of the steam flow.
  • A steam tip makes it easy to steam creases from difficult to reach areas.
  • Steam ready indicator.
  • Auto shut-off feature automatically turns off your iron when not in use or when knocked over.

General information:

  • Capacity of water tank: 2.5L.
  • Weight: 4.5kg.
  • Cord storage.
  • Weight of iron only: 1kg.
  • Soft-grip handle.
  • Safety locking system.
  • 1.8m power cord.
  • 1.8m steam supply cord.
  • Manufacturer's 2 year guarantee.
  • EAN: 8710103689577.

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* Please note item 2288655 has previously been on sale at 189.99.

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Customer reviews and ratings

Philips GC8638/20 Perfectcare Aqua Steam Generator Iron. 5 5 2 2
the best iron ever This steam iron is simply excellent. So far I have used it a few times and honestly, ironing has never been easier. it has been designed to perfection and its optimalTemp function is something that takes the whole idea of ironing to the next level as you can stop worry about potential burning and melting your garments. Generally speaking this steam generator is worth every single penny, the best choice ever. 05 September 2014
easy as 1-2-3 Fantastic iron, looooove the large water tank and the lightness of the iron. It irons lovely , can't fault it at all. would recommend it to anyone thinking of getting one. Well priced too!!!!! 27 August 2014
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