What's this? Based on performance, convenience, and features. The displayed score is out of a total of 100 points.
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Summary:This Sunbeam conventional steam irons was good in overall performance. This iron has auto-shutoff which is a safety feature that powers the iron down when left stationary for a short time, and a sole plate made of Stainless steel. Iron has a Self-Clean feature.
The Sunbeam GCSBCL-234 is part of the steam iron
test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, steam iron
models like the GCSBCL-234 are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.
Steaming is calculated over a period of 10 minutes, except for the cordless which are evaluated over a 3 minute period.
Based on: ironing a linen table cloth, thermostat set point and temperature swing
Ease of use:
Rates a number of factors, including how easy it was to set, fill, and empty the iron, and to see water levels and markings and indicator lights. Other factors include leaking and how well the iron produced steam at low settings.
About This Brand
This brand sells products in the lower to midrange category, with nonstick and stainless-steel soleplates. They are sold at a range of retailers, including department stores, Target, Walmart, and Bed Bath & Beyond. Prices range from $20 to $60.
Features & Specs - Sunbeam GCSBCL-234
Digital display Indicates that the iron features a digital readout that shows temperature setting.
Weight (lbs.) The weight is given to 1/10 of a pound.