Conventional steam irons
Black+Decker The Classic F67E Steam iron
The Classic F67E
This Black & Decker conventional steam iron 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 Aluminum. Has ready light to indicate that iron is up to temperature.
Description
This Black & Decker conventional steam iron 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 Aluminum. Has ready light to indicate that iron is up to temperature.

Ratings Scorecard

Test Results

Steaming rate

Steaming rate

Steaming is calculated over a period of 10 minutes, except for the cordless which are evaluated over a 3 minute period.

 /  5
Ironing fabric

Ironing fabric

Based on: ironing a linen table cloth, thermostat set point and temperature swing

 /  5
Ease of use

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.

 /  5

About

The Black+Decker The Classic F67E is part of the Steam irons test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, Steam Irons models like the The Classic F67E are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.

Steaming rate Steaming is calculated over a period of 10 minutes, except for the cordless which are evaluated over a 3 minute period.

Ironing fabric 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.

Specs

Digital display

Digital display

Indicates that the iron features a digital readout that shows temperature setting.

No
Weight

Weight

The weight is given to 1/10 of a pound.

3.2
Automatic shut off

Automatic shut off

This feature will turn off the power if the iron is left motionless while laid flat or propped up. Some irons will also shut off when left on their side.

Yes
Sole plate

Sole plate

The manufacturers stated material on the bottom, or sole plate, of the iron.

Aluminum
Wattage

Wattage

This is the manufacturers stated wattage.

1100

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