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steam ironclick to hear

Electric appliance producing steam and used to iron fabric.
steam iron signal lamp heel rest temperature control soleplate spray control water-level tube cord vertical cord lift body handle fabric guide spray button spray fill opening front tip

signal lamp click to hear

Light showing that the appliance is on.

heel rest click to hear

Part upon which the iron rests while not in use.

temperature control click to hear

Device for regulating the iron’s temperature.

soleplate click to hear

Flat metal part that presses the fabric, with orifices through which the steam escapes.

spray control click to hear

Device regulating the flow of steam.

water-level tube click to hear

cord click to hear

Flexible electric wire housing the leads connecting the appliance to the electric circuit.

vertical cord lift click to hear

Part keeping a section of the cord in an upright position in order to free up the ironing surface.

body click to hear

Rigid casing covering and protecting the various working elements of the appliance.

handle click to hear

fabric guide click to hear

Table showing the appropriate iron temperature for each type of fabric.

spray button click to hear

Button for switching between steam and dry ironing.

spray click to hear

Device for turning water into mist to dampen the fabric.

fill opening click to hear

Where water enters to fill the chamber.

front tip click to hear