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Philips GC7842/40 Perfect Care Steam Generator Iron787/6031

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Philips GC7842/40 Perfect Care Steam Generator Iron
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Upgrade to faster ironing with the PerfectCare Compact Steam Generator Iron. With 6.5 bar pump steam pressure, consistent steam output and 430g steam boost, creases are removed with ease. OptimalTEMP innovation replaces the traditional settings with a smart chip, providing one optimal setting. Safe and effective from jeans to silk, no-burn guarantee and no adjustments required. The large 1.5L detachable water tank reduces refills for quicker, easier use. Smooth scratch-resistant SteamGlide soleplate for easy glide.

No burns guaranteed: iron everything from silk to jeans without adjusting the temperature thanks to OptimalTEMP technology.

Steam generator:

  • Steam output: 120g/min.
  • Shot of steam: 400g/min.
  • Steamglide .
  • Capacity of water tank: 1.5L.
  • Detachable water tank.
  • Continuous fill allows you to top up the water as you go for uninterrupted ironing.
  • Anti-drip system to protect your clothes from water spillages.
  • Anti-scale for hassle free maintenance.
  • 6.5 bar pressure. A higher bar pressure generates more steam, which removes creases quicker and with less effort.
  • Variable steam function allows you to adjust the humidity, direction and power of the steam flow.
  • Vertical steam function allows you to use the iron to steam creases from hanging garments or curtains with ease.
  • Features a steam tip for easier removal of creases from difficult to reach areas.
  • Steam trigger lock.
  • Safety locking system.
  • Auto shut-off feature automatically turns off your iron when not in use or when knocked over.
  • Features One Temp technology, reducing the risk of damage to clothes.

General information:

  • Model number: GC7842/40.
  • 2400 watts.
  • Weight: 2.95kg.
  • Weight of iron only: 1.2kg.
  • 2 mins heating up time.
  • Temperature ready indicator.
  • Steam ready indicator.
  • Soft-grip handle.
  • 1.8m power cord .
  • 1.6m steam supply cord.
  • Manufacturer's 2 year guarantee.
  • EAN: 8710103945697.

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