Wonder Under on Iron

Old 12-16-2014, 08:27 PM
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My daughter is learning to sew/quilt and wanted to do some applique using wonder under. She did fine here at the house with me, but had to take some stuff home to finish. And you probably know how it goes with the wonder under. Yep, it is on the bottom of the iron.

I have not seen the iron yet but was wondering how ya'll deal with this problem. I figured some information before tackling this would be very helpful.

Thanks a bunch.
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Old 12-16-2014, 09:25 PM
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Try ironing a dryer sheet with the warm iron...should get the goo off.
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Old 12-17-2014, 03:49 AM
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I always use my Applique pressing sheet to prevent the build-up. Worth the $$. I hate cleaning the iron. Try the Mr Clean Magic Eraser. I end up using that tube of iron cleaner esp if it really baked on.

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Old 12-17-2014, 04:04 AM
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Originally Posted by francie yuhas View Post
Try ironing a dryer sheet with the warm iron...should get the goo off.
I did the same thing with the iron and using this suggested method worked great! Now when I am working with fusible a I always have a dryer sheet handy just in case!
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Old 12-17-2014, 05:21 AM
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Hmmm, dryer sheets to de-goo an iron...who knew? I need to try that. Thanks.
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Old 12-17-2014, 05:31 AM
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Is that a new dryer sheet or a used one?
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Old 12-17-2014, 06:12 AM
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Dryer sheet works for me, keep one handy at ironing board.
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Old 12-17-2014, 09:30 AM
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My mother use to wrap an old t-shirt around a bar of paraffin several times and iron over it to clean her iron.
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Old 12-17-2014, 12:32 PM
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A fine layer of salt on tin foil, then ironed on hi usually works well too. Good luck
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All interesting ideas. I used the tube of iron cleaner and it worked.
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