Class Evaluation (% share overall score)
advantages and disadvantages
Functions / Features
|category||A Total Score||Score / points|
|Length elec. Electric wire||180 cm||100.00|
|Steam hose length||170 cm||52.38|
|Total points||152.38 (400)|
|Operation / handling||40%||Note 2:37|
|Weight (Kg)||4 Kg||75.00|
|Size water tank||0.8 liters||5:56|
|Display bracket ready||–||00:00|
|Tank during operation refillable||–||00:00|
|Heating time||6 Min.||47.06|
|Automatic safety shutdown||–||00:00|
|Vertical steam ironing||+||100.00|
|Total points||283.18 (900)|
|Max. Steam pressure||4 bar||33.33|
|Steam capacity max. permanent||95 grams / min.||28.57|
|Total points||148.39 (400)|
|Amazon data||10%||Note 2:10|
|Total points||45.00 (100)|
|Properties without rating|
|Material of the soleplate|
The Philips GC6510 / 02 is a relatively easy equipped Dampfbügelstation:
If you want to use the ironing system without steam, the operating temperature of the soleplate is reached after 2 minutes.
Operation / handling
The operation is quite simple. If one wants “classic” iron (without steam), the soleplate is (as already mentioned above) after 2 minutes for use. In most cases you will be using this device but with steam, and then you have to wait a maximum of 6 minutes until you can send the first steam through the soleplate.
Then there are two ways of control:
A further controlling the steam outlet with respect to the dispensed amount of steam has this device. With only 1.2 kg weight, the iron Philips steam generator iron is easy to handle. For the no steam ironing, the device is ready for use after 2 minutes with steam ironing requires an advance unit of about 6 minutes. Vertical steam ironing is possible with this Dampfbügelstation readily. But already, makes the high vapor pressure of 4 bar. In the manual, this process is described in detail. When the water tank is empty, you have to wait for it to cool down around 15 minutes before one fills new water. This is so for all devices so when water tank and boiler are identical. The cooling times are indeed depends on the device, but the replenishment of water can generally be done only in the cooled state. An important aspect of the operation is finally clean the device. The Philips GC6510 / 02 has no anti-Calc, ie the user himself is responsible for ensuring that limescale can be removed in time. The manufacturer recommends for particularly hard water, to mix 50% distilled water and 50% tap water. After repeated use, should the tank rinse thoroughly (even if you use mixed water) to prevent the settling of limescale.
The electric power is between 1980 and 2350 watts . Less power is of course necessary if one renounces the steam supply. The electrical consumption then depends primarily on the setting of the temperature controller.
The Philips GC6510 / 02 is no automatic safety shutdown equipped. Here the user is responsible, so you should check about connecting hose and power cord regularly and security. In an automatic safety shutdown you need at the Philips GC6510 / 02 without. An anti-Calc is also integrated. As these Dampfbügelstation about no display of the water level has in the tank, you should check the water level regularly. At the latest when no steam is produced, it is time to fill the water tank again.
Criticisms Philips GC6510 / 02
Here the lack of ads for the particular water level and the bracket willingness to call.
A Anti-Calc would simplify the operation of this device.
Verdict Philips GC6510 / 02
Overall, these are a simple, inexpensive device which can be used in private households well. The function of the vapor barrier also allow the user a quick change between permanent and controlled by keystroke steam delivery.
These are the strengths of Philips GC6510 / 02:
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