Go Back  Quiltingboard Forums > Main
Cordless irons >

Cordless irons

Cordless irons

Old 01-02-2020, 10:00 AM
  #1  
Senior Member
Thread Starter
 
Dreaming's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Westcliffe, CO
Posts: 779
Default Cordless irons

For the people that have cordless irons could you tell me what you have and if you like it. Thank you
Dreaming is offline  
Old 01-02-2020, 10:37 AM
  #2  
Senior Member
 
RonieM's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Stanley, NY
Posts: 534
Default

I purchased a Panasonic a couple of months ago. So far I like it and haven't had any problems.

Here's the link to the one that I have: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0...?ie=UTF8&psc=1
RonieM is offline  
Old 01-02-2020, 11:24 AM
  #3  
Junior Member
 
qltnmom's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Massachusetts
Posts: 243
Default

I’ve had the Panasonic 360 for more than a year now and still like it. I like that it has points on both ends which make it easier to press in tight spots. I also like that I’m not dragging the cord across my work. It did take a while to get used to putting down on the base instead of standing it on end, definitely can’t do that when both ends are pointy. ;-)
qltnmom is offline  
Old 01-02-2020, 01:27 PM
  #4  
Moderator
 
QuiltnNan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: western NY formerly MN, FL, NC, SC
Posts: 50,934
Default

I love mine for the huge amount of steam, but don't like that it turns off and have to wait for it to heat up again
__________________
Nancy in western NY
before you speak T.H.I.N.K. T is it True? H is it Helpful? I is it Inspiring? N is it Necessary? K is it Kind?
Life may not be the party we hoped for, but while we are here we might as well dance.
QuiltnNan is online now  
Old 01-02-2020, 06:54 PM
  #5  
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Org. Texas now Florida
Posts: 821
Default

FYI, I don't have a cordless iron, but I do hang my cord UP off of the ironing board. There is no pulling or dragging the cord on any fabric or board. It helps.
ThreadHead is offline  
Old 01-03-2020, 12:29 AM
  #6  
Community Manager
 
PatriceJ's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Southeast Georgia, USA
Posts: 8,813
Default

i have two cordless irons and love them both.

one is a Panasonic, with points at both ends.
it's good for travel because it's fairly light and has a cover with handle.

the other is a Sunbeam.
it's bigger and heavier (which I like.)
it heats/re-heats a bit faster than the panasonic.

they are both much harder to tip over or knock off the ironing board.
that's a major plus for me.
__________________
  • necessity is the mother of invention. lazy is the crazy aunt.
  • for issues regarding the reminder emails, please contact [email protected]
  • To contact me with questions or suggestions that relate to our community, you may email [email protected]
PatriceJ is offline  
Old 01-03-2020, 06:46 AM
  #7  
Super Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2014
Location: Wis
Posts: 5,446
Default

I have the Panasonic also. I’m on my 2nd one. The first one started leaking water after about 5 years. I tried using it without water, but I love to use steam.
Doggramma is offline  
Old 01-03-2020, 02:44 PM
  #8  
Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2019
Posts: 41
Default

I also have the Panasonic 360 with points at each end. I love it. It is light and easy to take to class. It took a very short time to get use to putting it back on its base immediately but since it does not stand on it's end due to points it was easy. It does turn off so if you are not using it, you will have to hit the button. It heats quickly. I don't use an ironing board while piecing but an ironing pad and it sits on my table near my iron. I thought I would not like to use this one when pressing the entire quilt but I did not have any issues. I hope this helps.
Reader1 is offline  
Old 01-03-2020, 03:33 PM
  #9  
Super Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Milton DE
Posts: 3,173
Default

ditto on Panasonic 360 w/pointed ends and Titanium plate...it, no issues...Only thing Is I keep forgetting it doesn't stand on it own

Last edited by QuiltnNan; 01-03-2020 at 04:40 PM. Reason: shouting/all caps
hobbykat1955 is offline  
Old 01-03-2020, 07:50 PM
  #10  
Super Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: Durango CO
Posts: 1,013
Default

I also have the Panasonic 360. Purchased at AQS show in 2016 & have not been sorry.
ctrysass2012 is offline  

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


FREE Quilting Newsletter


SEO by vBSEO ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.